As of June 10, 2016, after 44 years of trials, Attorney Robert Hemeon has become Of Counsel. Though no longer taking new clients, Bob will continue to be a valuable resource to the firm, providing decades of knowledge and experience as needed. A veteran of the US Navy, Bob joined the firm as a partner in 1999 after nearly three decades as a criminal and civil litigator. He obtained his BA from the University of New Hampshire in 1962, and his JD from Suffolk University Law School in 1971.
A lifetime New Hampshire resident, Bob has served multiple terms on the Laconia School Board, is a former President of the New Hampshire Trial Lawyers Association, served as a Superior Court Mediator and has been a Governor and Secretary for the New Hampshire Bar Association. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Boys and Girls Club of the Lakes Region. Bob was a founding member of LEEF (the Laconia Endowment Educational Foundation) and was recently honored as Board Member Emeritus for his dedication to the program, which provides grants to teachers who develop innovative learning programs for Laconia public school students.
Bob was a leading practitioner in the State for the defense of DWI/BWI and other motor vehicle violations, and represented clients in criminal and personal injury cases. He continues to offer services as a private mediator in civil disputes.