Philip R. BraleyDirector and Shareholder
Land Use Law
JD, University of Virginia (1992)
BA, summa cum laude, Boston University (1989)
New Hampshire (1992)
U.S. District Court for the District of New Hampshire (1992)
AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rating from Martindale-Hubbell®
Bracewell-Patterson Oral Advocacy Award, University of Virginia (1990)
New Hampshire Bar Association
Webster Batchelder American Inn of Court
New Hampshire Association for Justice
- Advocates for clients before the United States District Court for the District of New Hampshire, all New Hampshire state courts, various administrative tribunals and agencies, municipal land use boards, and the state legislature.
- Administrative practice includes representation before the New Hampshire Board of Tax and Land Appeals, the New Hampshire Public Utilities Commission, the New Hampshire Waste Management Council, the New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services, the New Hampshire Department of Revenue Administration, the New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services, the New Hampshire Liquor Commission, the New Hampshire Department of Labor, and the New Hampshire Department of Administrative Services.
- Substantive areas of law include contracts, employment law, corporate governance, tax abatement, administrative law, municipal law, land use law, energy law, constitutional law, government contracting and personal injury.
Petition of Governor & Executive Council, 151 N.H. 1 (2004) (with Bryan K. Gould).
Appeal of Town of Bethlehem, 154 N.H. 314 (2006) (with Bryan K. Gould).
Residents Defending Their Homes v. Lone Pine Hunters’ Club, 155 N.H. 486 (2007) (with Bryan K. Gould).
North Country Environmental Services v. State of New Hampshire, 157 N.H. 15 (2008) (with Bryan K. Gould).
Lillie-Putz Trust v. Downeast Energy Corp., 160 N.H. 716 (2010) (with Bryan K. Gould).
"Business Law and Business Litigation: The Problem of the Corporate Client and the Attorney-Client Privilege," New Hampshire Bar News, December 14, 2012 (with Bryan K. Gould).
Charitable and Civic Activities
Community Services Council of New Hampshire
Board of Directors (2005-2008)
St. Paul’s Church, Rector Search Committee
New Hampshire Board of Professional Geologists
Concord Historical Society