McLane Middleton Elects Christopher Dube, Whitney Gagnon, Caitlin McCurdy, and John Weaver as Directors

The law firm of McLane Middleton is pleased to announce that attorneys Christopher M. Dube, Whitney A. Gagnon, Caitlin G. McCurdy, and John F. Weaver have been elected as directors of the firm.

“We are excited to be welcoming this group of attorneys as the firm’s newest directors,” said Barry Needleman, the firm’s managing director.  “They have earned the respect of their colleagues, clients, and other professionals for their legal skills and professionalism.  We look forward to them building upon their successful practices as directors at McLane Middleton.”

Christopher is a member of the firm’s Corporate Department.  He represents a variety of domestic and international manufacturing and service businesses, from start-up and emerging companies to industry leaders, and counsels his clients across a broad spectrum of business law areas relating to corporate governance, creditors’ rights, distressed asset acquisition, commercial bankruptcy, and out-of-court business restructuring and liquidation.  He collaborates with clients on structuring, negotiating, and documenting commercial transactions and a variety of contractual relationships.  He can be reached in the firm’s Concord and Manchester offices at (603) 628-1437 or

Whitney is a member of the firm’s Trusts & Estates Department.  She focuses her practice in the areas of estate planning, elder law, special needs law, and probate and trust administration.  She advises individuals and families and assists in establishing comprehensive estate plans. Whitney’s estate planning practice ranges from preparing foundation estate plans for young families to designing and implementing complex plans that incorporate sophisticated estate, gift, income, and generation skipping transfer tax strategies.  She can be reached in the firm’s Portsmouth and Woburn offices at (603) 334-6927 or

Caitlin is a member of the firm’s Trusts and Estates Department.  She represents clients in a variety of areas including estate planning, tax planning, and trust and estate administration.  Caitlin works with clients to implement sophisticated tax strategies, including asset protection and wealth preservation plans for individuals, families, and business owners.  She can be reached in the firm’s Manchester office at (603) 628-1273 or

John is a member of the firm’s Real Estate Practice Group and Cybersecurity and Privacy Group. He was also named Chair of the firm’s Real Estate Practice Group.  He is a sought after voice on legal issues involving artificial intelligence and emerging technologies.  He can be reached in the firm’s Woburn, Boston, and Manchester offices at (781) 904-2685 or