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Govan Law: Portland Maine Family Law and Divorce Attorney

Attorney Matthew Govan brings experience, expertise, sensitivity and passion to the practice of law. His approachable manner puts clients at ease, making a trying process just a little easier. When called for, however, he is aggressive and assertive in the pursuit of getting his clients what they are entitled to.

Govan Law, located on India Street in Portland, Maine, provides quality legal services to families and individuals throughout Cumberland, Kennebec, Sagadahoc, Southern Oxford and York counties. Attorney Matthew Govan focuses primarily on Maine divorce, family law, and the myriad ways these areas manifest and even intersect. Examples include contested and uncontested divorce, traditional and collaborative divorce, spousal support and alimony, paternity, visitation, division of assets and property, child support and custody, parental rights and responsibilities; advocation and representation of parents involved with child protective services, adoption and guardianship, and post-judgment motions (modifications, enforcement and contempt). His team works tirelessly to achieve each client’s goals while maintaining sensitivity to the needs of the Maine families and children involved.

In the pursuit of being the best divorce and family law attorney in Maine, Matthew Govan is committed to helping his clients clearly understand the legal avenues available to them. When necessary, that includes the law and court process associated with traditional divorce and family law in Maine, which can be complex and often bring forth a complicated set of issues and concerns most successfully addressed by a skilled professional attorney. Matthew represents clients in the Maine District Courts in the cities of Augusta, Biddeford, Bridgton, Portland, South Paris, Springvale, West Bath and York; and the Maine Probate Courts in the cities of Alfred and Portland.

from our clients

When this case erupted at the end of the summer, I went shopping for the best representation I could afford.…

V.G., Troy, Maine

After getting nowhere with another lawyer, I found Matthew. He guided me through the court proceedings to help me get…

A.R., Brunswick, Maine

Matthew Govan is an extremely dedicated and nice person to deal with. He handled my divorce case in a very…

Z.K., Alexandria, Virginia
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