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Shaheen & Gordon, P.A. is pleased to welcome Cathy J. Green to the firm

Shaheen & Gordon, P.A. is pleased to welcome Cathy J. Green  to the firm’s Concord office.


“Cathy is one of the premier criminal defense attorneys in New Hampshire, and will be joining our criminal defense practice group.  She began her career as a public defender in 1977, and has dedicated her practice to helping those who are under investigation or charged with a criminal offense,” says Managing Partner Michael Noonan.

Cathy Green


Green  has been widely recognized for her skill, judgment and compassion.  She is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, named one of the Top 100 New England Lawyers in 2018 by Superlawyers Magazine, which also has consistently recognized her as a top criminal defense lawyer in New Hampshire, and cited by Best Lawyers in America in the field of criminal defense for over 25 years.  


Green  is President of the  Board of Directors of the New Hampshire Public Defender, serves as a trustee on the Board of the University System of New Hampshire, and is a member of the Interbranch Criminal  and Juvenile Justice Council.  She is currently an Advisor to the American Law Institute Principles of the Law, Student Sexual Misconduct: Procedural Framework for Colleges and Universities Project.   


She will serve as “of counsel” to the Firm, and will continue handling cases in both state and federal court, from minor motor vehicle and drug offenses to sexual assault, major white collar and homicide cases.  



Founded in 1981, Shaheen & Gordon, P.A., has earned state, regional and national accolades for its legal representation. With more than 40 attorneys practicing in a wide range of disciplines, our firm is committed to achieving results for individuals and businesses. The firm serves northern New England with offices in Concord, Dover, and Manchester, New Hampshire, and Portland, Maine. Learn more at