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Kirsten Wilson

Kirsten Wilson

Former Prosecutor with Experience. Respect. Results. Call now for consultation!
  • Criminal Law, Juvenile Law, Appeals & Appellate ...
  • Massachusetts, New Hampshire
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Kirsten Wilson is a nationally-respected trial lawyer and former New Hampshire State and County prosecutor. Kirsten represents individuals and businesses in civil and criminal matters in state and federal courts.

She served for over twelve years as a Senior Assistant Attorney General for the State of New Hampshire and Assistant County Prosecutor in Rockingham County, New Hampshire. She has successfully tried hundreds of major criminal cases including murder, sex crimes and drug offenses. Kirsten led the team that prosecuted the first capital murder case tried in New Hampshire since 1959. She has practiced at two of New Hampshire’s most-respected law firms handling civil and criminal defense matters and has argued numerous appeals before the New Hampshire Supreme Court.

Kirsten is a legal analyst for FoxNews and appears frequently as a legal commentator on major legal news stories of the day. Several of her prominent murder cases have been featured on the Discovery ID Channel, and she continues to serve as a commentator on additional cases. She previously served as an adjunct faculty member in Plymouth State University’s criminal justice department. In 2009 she was recognized as one of New Hampshire’s brightest young achievers with a record of professional and volunteer accomplishments in the Union Leader’s “40 Under 40”. She is a recipient of the Board of Governor’s National Award from the Association of Government Attorneys in Capital Litigation.

She is a contributing author to A Practical Guide to Evidence in New Hampshire (2012) published by MCLE New England. Kirsten is also a ski racing instructor.

Admitted to practice in New Hampshire and Massachusetts, Kirsten graduated on the Dean's List from New England School of Law in 1997 and received her undergraduate degree at Miami University, in Oxford, Ohio.

Professional Experience
Kirsten Wilson Law, PLLC
Speaking Engagements
Discovery ID Channel, Media Legal Analyst
40 Under 40
Union Leader
National recognition 2009
Board of Governor's National Award
Association of Government Attorneys in Capital Litigation
Professional Associations
New Hampshire Bar Association
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Massachusetts Board of Bar Overseers
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New Hampshire
New Hampshire Bar Association
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Practice Areas
Criminal Law
Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
Juvenile Law
Appeals & Appellate
Civil Appeals, Federal Appeals
Domestic Violence
Domestic Violence Criminal Defense, Domestic Violence Restraining Orders, Victims Rights
Business Law
Business Litigation
Personal Injury
Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
  • English: Spoken, Written
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Contact & Map
Kirsten Wilson Law, PLLC
600 State Street
Suite 4
Portsmouth, NH 03801
Telephone: (603) 501-0301