Mr. Soltan and Mr. Bass conduct their legal practice in the fields of legislative advocacy and regulatory law. They advise multinational, national, along with state and local clients attempting to navigate Maine’s Legislature and Executive branch agencies.
Their office is located within a short distance of the Maine State House and the majority of the State’s regulatory agencies and courts. Since 2007, Mr. Soltan has annually been named one of the Best Lawyers in America® in the specialty of Administrative law. His law firm has also achieved first tier ranking since 2010 and for 2014-2015, Mr. Soltan was named Lawyer of the Year for Augusta, Maine in the field of Administrative Law.
In his 28th year of practice, Mr. Soltan, and now Mr. Bass, represent clients large and small on a variety of matters before Maine’s legislative, executive and judicial branches. They assist clients in creating regulatory, legislative and public strategies to meet the challenges in today’s marketplaces, in impacting the regulatory and legislative arenas through the provision of advocacy services and advice, and managing crises that may develop relative to regulatory or legislative activity.
In the regulatory arena, the firm has an active practice advising participants in the insurance and energy fields. Mr. Soltan and Mr. Bass regularly advise insurance companies, both property and casualty, including in the medical malpractice arena, and life and health companies, as well as agents, on matters before the Maine Bureau of Insurance and the Maine Legislature. The firm is also an active participant in the myriad of energy related debates and cases currently pending in Maine before the Legislature and the Maine Public Utilities Commission. The firm’s practice regularly takes Mr. Soltan and Mr. Bass before many state agencies in administrative, rule making, enforcement and contractual proceedings.