Phone: 207.942.2898 Fax: 207.941.8818
Brian P. Molloy
Areas of Practice: Residential and Commercial Real Estate; Title Insurance and Closings; Bankruptcy Law; Estate Planning and Probate; Corporate and Business Law; Military Law
Brian P. Molloy was born in Bayonne, New Jersey, and moved to Maine in 1976. He is a graduate, summa cum laude, of the University of Maine, with a degree in European History. Mr. Molloy received his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Maine School of Law in 1994, winning the Legal Writing Prize for his 1993 book-length paper, "Against All Enemies, Foreign and Domestic: Use of the Military in Civil Law Enforcement". He is admitted to practice before all Maine courts, the United States District Court for the District of Maine and the United States Bankruptcy Court, District of Maine.
After an association in general practice with the law firm of Curtis & Griffin in Orono, and with the late David A. Bower in Bangor, Brian established his own practice in July, 2002. On March 1, 2011, he merged that practice with Lanham Blackwell. Mr. Molloy is a member of the American Bar Association, the Maine Bar Association, and the Penobscot Bar Association. He is also a member of the National Organization of Veterans Advocates (NOVA) and the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys.
Brian is a Vietnam-era veteran of the United States Air Force and also served with the Maine Army National Guard from 1986-1992, deploying during Operations Desert Storm/Provide Comfort. From 1996 until his retirement in 2013, Mr. Molloy served as a Judge Advocate Officer with the Maine Army National Guard.
In 2002 and 2003 Mr. Molloy served as chair of the Orono Neighborhood Task Force which worked with the Orono Town government, the Orono Police and Fire Departments and the University of Maine in drafting and enacting new municipal ordinances to better regulate rental properties in the community - particularly a rental unit registration ordinance and disorderly property ordinance. The committee also dealt with noise reduction and the implementation of safer traffic restrictions in certain neighborhoods.
In 2013, Brian helped found the newest section of the Maine State Bar Association, the Veterans Law Section, on which he now serves as co-chair.
Mr. Molloy enjoys hiking, cross-country skiing, biking, kayaking, travel, music, history and literature. He also enjoys cooking and walking his German Shepherd, Josie. He is an apprentice piper with the Maine St. Andrew's Pipes and Drums and a communicant of St. John's Catholic Church in Bangor.
Brian resides in Orono with his sons, Patrick and Conall, and Josie.