Brian Ranta

Brian Ranta

Maine Community Law Center
  • Family Law, Criminal Law, Divorce...
  • Maine
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As a staff attorney at the Maine Community Law Center, Brian Ranta works to provide affordable legal services focusing on criminal law, family law, probate, wills and estate planning and general practice.

Maine Community Law Center is a non-profit law firm dedicated to increasing access to justice by providing low cost legal services to Mainers of modest means. The lawyers at MCLC practice law in a variety of fields. While they are recently admitted to the Maine bar, they have the support and guidance of many experienced Maine attorneys. Your case will benefit from professional care and attention at an affordable rate.

Brian is from the North shore of Massachusetts. He attended Connecticut College where he earned a degree in Economics. After graduating, Brian started working in the financial sector. Brian’s interest in the legal matters surrounding finances grew while he was working in the finance, which led Brian to attend the University of Maine School of Law.

While in law school, Brian was the Research Editor for the Oceans and Costal Law Journal and also gained experience working at the Cumberland Legal Aid Clinic, the District Attorney's Office in York County, and the Federal Defender's Office. He graduated Maine Law Cum Laude and was awarded Pro Bono Publico designation for his significant pro bono service during law school.

Practice Areas
  • Family Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Divorce
  • Estate Planning
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Maine Community Law Center uses a sliding fee scale based on income. Please call 207-482-3832 or visit for more information.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Maine Board of Overseers of the Bar
ID Number: 5995
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  • English
Professional Experience
Staff Attorney
Maine Community Law Center
- Current
University of Maine - School of Law
J.D. (2017)
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Connecticut College
B.S. (2009) | Economics
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Professional Associations
Maine State Bar # 5995
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Websites & Blogs
Maine Community Law Center
Contact & Map
Maine Community Law Center
75 Pearl Street Suite 470
Portland, ME 04101
Telephone: (207) 482-3832
Fax: (207) 536-0358