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Chad Hansen

Chad Hansen

  • Employment Law, Workers' Compensation, Civil Rights
  • Maine
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Chad represents employees in all manner of employee rights litigation including disability discrimination, age discrimination, religious discrimination, sex discrimination, whistleblower retaliation, sexual harassment, medical leave violations, and failure to accommodate claims. He has both first chaired and second chaired employee rights cases to successful verdicts. Chad is listed in U.S. News "Best Lawyers in America"© directory (Employment Law - Individuals), the oldest and most highly-respected peer review guide in the legal profession.

After graduating from the University of Colorado School of Law, Chad worked for the National Organization for Women (“NOW”) National Judicial Education Program which educates the judiciary with regard to victims of sexual assault and domestic violence. Chad worked for three years as a staff attorney for the Maine Disability Rights Center where he focused on disability discrimination in employment, public accommodation, and education and has worked for the Employee Rights Group for the past ten years. Chad is a member of the firm.

Chad is the President of the Board of Directors for Disability Rights Maine, Maine’s federally funded Protection and Advocacy Agency.

Practice Areas
    Employment Law
    Employee Benefits, Employment Contracts, Employment Discrimination, ERISA, Overtime & Unpaid Wages, Sexual Harassment, Whistleblower, Wrongful Termination
    Workers' Compensation
    Civil Rights
    Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Discrimination, Employment, Fair Housing, Police Misconduct, Privacy Law
Additional Practice Areas
  • Retaliation
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Wrongful Termination
  • Free Consultation
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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  • English
Professional Experience
Peter Thompson & Associates
University of Colorado Law School
J.D. (2001)
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Luther College
B.A. (1997) | Philosophy/Political Science
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AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated
Best Lawyers in America
U.S. News
Professional Associations
Maine State Bar  # 009489
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Disability Rights Maine
Activities: Past President of the Board of Directors
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Websites & Blogs
Chad Hansen's Website Profile
Maine Employee Rights Group Website
New Hampshire Employee Rights Group Website
Allan Townsend's New Hampshire Employee Rights Group Website Profile
New Hampshire Injury Lawyer Blog
Contact & Map
New Hampshire Employee Rights Group
Concord Center
10 Ferry St
Concord, NH 03301
Toll-Free: (833) 365-2929
Telephone: (603) 224-7315
Maine Employee Rights Group
92 Exchange St
Portland, ME 04101
Telephone: (207) 874-0905
Fax: (207) 874-0343
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