The law firm of  Strout & Payson P.A. in Rockland, has hired attorney Laura E. Shortill Curtis.

Curtis graduated cum laude from Harvard University in 2007, and received her law degree from the University of Maine School of Law in 2014. Before moving to South Thomaston with her family, she resided in the Portland area. She has practiced law in Penobscot and York counties. She comes from a lawyering family: her father and uncles practiced personal injury law at Shortill & Shortill P.A. in Sanford.

Curtis' focus is in trust, estate and probate law, including guardianships and adoptions. Since joining Strout & Payson, she has broadened her focus to include general and business litigation.

For more information, call 594-8400.