Business Law

New Hampshire Business Law
Boutin & Altieri serves as general counsel for a wide array of small to mid-sized businesses, as well as local counsel for international and Fortune 500 firms. We provide legal advice in corporate formation and financing, governance and regulatory compliance, negotiation of business transactions, purchase and sale of real estate, and risk management. Our attorneys have broad experience in commercial insurance matters, including litigating and negotiating resolutions in complex insurance coverage disputes.

Our firm has represented parties in business acquisitions, as well as negotiation of multi-state equipment sales, lease contracts, and financing and distribution contracts. We have represented both public utilities and businesses before state regulatory agencies in franchise proceedings and condemnations. Our attorneys have backgrounds as business owners and in-house attorneys that add to their expertise and insight into these matters.
We provide guidance in the registration, management and enforcement of your intellectual property, including trademarks, copyrights, trade dress, and trade secrets. We are experienced in the drafting of applications for trademark and copyright registrations, license agreements, co-existence agreements, and clearance letters. Our attorneys have appeared before the United States Patent & Trademark Office, the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, and the United States Copyright Office.

Boutin & Altieri provides full-service counsel to employers. Our attorneys are experienced in preparing employment agreements, non-disclosure, non-solicitation and non-compete agreements, restrictive covenants, severance packages, separation agreements, and employee handbooks.

We are a single source for the legal needs of many companies & businesses. Our goal is to provide practical, cost-effective, strategic dispute resolution. Should the need arise, Boutin & Altieri handles a broad range of commercial litigation. Boutin & Altieri’s experienced attorneys handle complex business litigation or arbitration proceedings, including contract disputes, partnership and shareholder disputes, employment disputes, valuation disputes, real estate litigation, securities litigation, and bankruptcy proceedings. We have represented clients in antitrust litigation, including matters involving allegations of price-fixing, bid-rigging and customer allocation under both state and federal regulations, including the New Hampshire Consumer Protection Act, the Sherman Antitrust Act, the Clayton Act, and the Federal Trade Commission Act. Boutin & Altieri’s lawyers have appeared in state courts throughout New Hampshire, Massachusetts, New York, and Connecticut. Our lawyers also have extensive experience in federal courts in New Hampshire and several other states, as well as experience in federal appellate courts in several of the federal circuits and before the United States Supreme Court.