September 19, 2007, Manchester, NH— The law firm of McLane, Graf, Raulerson & Middleton, Professional Association is pleased to announce that Rolf Goodwin, a Director and member of the firm’s Real Estate and Commercial Lending Departments has been re-elected to the Board and elected to the Executive Committee of the United Way of Greater Nashua.
Rolf was recently elected Chair of the organization’s Community Assessment Committee. This Committee collects primary and secondary research to create a compendium of health and human care issues that affect the community. The assessment serves as a basis for many of the organization’s community programs.
As the lead director of McLane’s non-profit entities practice group, Rolf has worked with many non-profit organizations on structural issues, financing and in helping with mission definition, including involvement with the Charitable Trusts division of the New Hampshire Department of Justice, where he has helped numerous organizations find common ground to avoid regulatory or litigation clashes. In his professional practice, Rolf brings a practical, focused approach to financing, sales and acquisition, and titles of real estate. He has extensive experience commercial lending, including bank, SBA, bond, and asset-based loan structure and documentation, and has assisted lenders and borrowers through many workouts and foreclosures. He works with owners and lenders in working through issues of land use regulation such as zoning, easements, growth regulation, condominium establishment and registration, and subdivision approval and registration. He is a member of Nashua and New Hampshire Bar Associations. He is a member of the Ethics Committee of the latter, having served as Chair for four years, currently serving as coordinator of the committee’s review of the Rules of Professional Conduct in conjunction with the New Hampshire Supreme Court. Rolf serves as Chair for Nashua Parents and Children Together, a cooperative project of the United Way, the Nashua School District and the Nashua business community. He is also the Admissions and Financial Aid Chair of the Harvard / Radcliffe Club of New Hampshire. He received his A.B. from Harvard College and received his J.D. from New York University. Rolf resides in Nashua.
About the McLane Law Firm
Founded in 1919, the McLane Law Firm has grown to the largest full-service law firm in the state of New Hampshire, with offices in Manchester, Concord and Portsmouth. Driven by the firm’s depth of sophisticated legal expertise and an unwavering commitment to client service, McLane has built collaborative and lasting relationships with a broad spectrum of domestic and international clients.