LAURA D. devine

Laura D. Devine is an Associate based in the Manchester office of Boyle | Shaughnessy Law. Prior to joining the firm, Laura represented financial institutions in state and federal courts in Massachusetts and New Hampshire. Her state and federal practice concentrates in business litigation, construction litigation, transportation litigation, environmental litigation, blasting litigation, premises litigation, motor vehicle litigation, contract litigation, and bad faith litigation.

Laura received her Juris Doctor from Northeastern University School of Law. While in law school, she completed full-time internships with the Honorable John C. Cratsley (ret.) at the Suffolk Superior Court; the United States Department of Justice, Civil Rights Division, Criminal Section in Washington, DC; the Service Employees International Union General Counsel’s office in Washington, DC; and Brown & Black in Boston, MA. In law school she served as a Teaching Assistant for Professor Libby Adler’s first-year constitutional law course and was a staff member of the Law Journal. She received her undergraduate degree from Northeastern University, magna cum laude, where she studied history and was a member of the rowing team.

Laura resides in Portsmouth with her husband.



  • Director, Special Olympics of New Hampshire, Board of Directors
  • Volunteer, Special Olympics of Massachusetts Sailing Program (2012-2015)


  • Defense Research Institute (DRI)
  • Tri-State Defense Lawyers Association (TDLA)
  • Vermont Bar Association
  • Charles C. Doe American Inns of Court
  • New Hampshire Bar Association
  • Member, New Hampshire Bar Association, Leadership Academy, Class of 2017
  • Member, New Hampshire Bar Association, Leadership Academy, Steering Committee



New Hampshire Office




  • Northeastern University School of Law, J.D.
  • Northeastern University, B.A.

Bar Admissions:

  • Commonwealth of Massachusetts
  • United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts
  • State of New Hampshire
  • United States District Court for the District of New Hampshire
  • State of Vermont
  • United States District Court for the District of Vermont