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900 Elm Street
10th Floor
Manchester, NH 03101
Tel: 603 628 1362

Joshua P. Lanzetta

Associate, Corporate Department

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Josh is an Associate in McLane Middleton’s Environmental, Land Use, and Real Estate practice groups where he routinely represents clients before municipalities and state agencies throughout New England. Drawing on two decades of construction and development experience, Josh represents clients in land conveyancing transactions; municipal, state, and federal permitting procedures; commercial lease negotiations; and state and federal regulatory compliance matters.

Josh received his J.D. (2008) and M.R.L.S. (2005) from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law with a certificate in environmental law and policy.  He received his B.S. from Plymouth State University in interdisciplinary studies (2001).  While in law school, Josh served as Staff Editor for the Transportation Law Review, President of the Construction & Real Estate Law Society, and as a Staff Attorney at the Center for Biological Diversity’s Environmental Law Clinic.

Areas of Focus

  • Environmental Law
  • Land Use Law
  • Real Estate Law


  • Colorado
  • New Hampshire


  • Recipient, New Hampshire Union Leader's 40 Under 40, Class of 2015
  • Athlete, United States Telemark Ski Team (2008-2015)


  • Chair, Board of Directors, New Hampshire Bar Association Telecommunications, Energy, and Utilities Law section (2017-present)
  • Clerk, Board of Directors, New Hampshire Bar Association Telecommunications, Energy, and Utilities Law section (2016-2017)
  • President, Board of Directors, United States Telemark Ski Association (2013-2015)
  • Secretary, Board of Directors, United States Telemark Ski Association (2008-2013)
  • Member, New Hampshire Bar Association
  • Member, Colorado Bar Association
  • Member, Rockingham County Bar Association
  • Member, New Hampshire Real Estate Commission
  • Member, Seacoast Board of Realtors
  • Member, Federation Internationale de Ski
  • Member, Surfrider Foundation - New Hampshire Chapter (Legal Issues Team)

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The strengths of our practice groups and the industries we serve make McLane Middleton one of the most diverse law firms in New England.

Integrity and trust

At McLane Middleton we establish and maintain long-standing relationships with our clients to help us better achieve their unique goals over time. This approach to building trust requires that our esteemed lawyers and professionals use their broad, in-depth knowledge and work together with integrity to ascertain sound resolutions to legal matters for their clients.

Strength in numbers

McLane Middleton is made up of more than 105 attorneys who represent a broad range of clients throughout the region, delivering customized solutions. As a firm we are recognized as having the highest legal ability rating. The firm is rated Preeminent by Martindale Hubbell and is recognized as one of the nation's leading law firms in Chambers USA. Our attorneys are distinguished leaders in their respective practice areas.

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Commitment and collaboration

McLane Middleton's versatile group of attorneys and paralegals become trusted authorities on each case through collaboration. We work with our clients to learn their individual needs first and foremost and, together, we develop comprehensive solutions to their specific legal matters. This approach helps us exceed our clients' expectations efficiently and effectively, client by client, case by case.

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A history of excellence

McLane Middleton was established in 1919 in New Hampshire, and has five offices across two states. However, deep historical roots don't allow you to become innate. Our firm is organized, technological, and knowledgeable. Our history means we are recognized. But our reputation is built on the highest quality of service and experience in very specific areas of law.

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Intelligence paired with action

Our team continuously seeks opportunities to enhance their professional development and put key learnings to action. The pursuit of further insight guides us to volunteer service opportunities, speaking engagements, and teaching roles. Our lawyers are sought after thought leaders across their industries, and recipients of leadership awards throughout the region.