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McLane Middleton Announces Retirement of Attorney Alexandra Breed

The law firm of McLane Middleton, Professional Association announced today that Alexandra T. Breed has retired from the firm.

Alexandra has been a director in the firm’s Trusts & Estates Department where she has counseled individuals and families regarding advanced wealth preservation and transfer techniques, including estate planning, estate and gift taxes, charitable giving techniques, conservation easements, ownership and transfer of significant family properties and guardianships.

A Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel, Alexandra’s career included a wide range of awards and recognitions, including: Chambers High Net Worth Private Wealth Law; New England Super Lawyers; Woodward/White’s Best Lawyers in America for Real Estate Law and Trusts & Estates Law; AV Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell; Best Lawyers in America for Real Estate Law and Trusts & Estates; “Top Attorneys in NH” by New Hampshire Magazine; Concord’s 2013 Lawyer of the Year in Real Estate; and 2013 Five Star Wealth Manager by Five Star Professional.

Alexandra has been a volunteer and supporter of many local nonprofit organizations throughout her career.  As she enters retirement, she will continue to serve on the Board of Trustees of The Nature Conservancy-NH; the Mount Washington Observatory; and the Lakes Region Advisory Board of the NH Charitable Foundation.   She is also a former board member for the Appalachian Mountain Club and Squam Lakes Natural Science Center.  She also served on the NH Bar Association’s Board of Governors and the Supreme Court Professional Conduct Committee.

Alexandra and her husband, Doug Hill, will continue to reside in Gilford, NH where she plans to continue to work on land conservation projects, spend more time with her children and grandchildren, and enjoy recreating in the great outdoors.

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.