About Us

Attorney Derek Durbin


Durbin Law Offices, PLLC

Derek Durbin is the Managing Member of Durbin Law Offices, PLLC located in Portsmouth, New Hampshire.  Attorney Durbin is a graduate of the University of New Hampshire (2001) and Vermont Law School (2005).   He is licensed to practice law in the States of New Hampshire and Massachusetts. 

Attorney Durbin primarily focuses his practice in real estate, municipal and business law with a special emphasis on zoning, land-use, landlord-tenant, and conveyancing matters.  Attorney Durbin has also held a real estate license in the State of New Hampshire for several years and has brokered many high level residential and commercial transactions as an exclusive buyers’ agent.   Having worked in many roles within the real estate field, Attorney Durbin brings unique knowledge and perspective to Catalina Closings and a history of working effectively with lenders, sellers, buyers and real estate agents. 

Aside from actively practicing real estate law, Attorney Durbin has been a member of the Portsmouth Zoning Board of Adjustment for the past 9 years.  He also presently serves on the Board of Directors for the Share Fund, a non-profit organization, who provides assistance to those in financial need.

Attorney Durbin lives in Portsmouth, New Hampshire with his wife, Viviana, and their two children, Catalina and Dahlia.  When not working on a closing or assisting his clients, Derek spends most of his time with his family, surfing or exploring the outdoors.

Attorney Scott LaPointe


Brown & LaPointe, P.A.

Scott LaPointe is the owner of Brown and LaPointe, P.A. in Epping, New Hampshire.  Attorney LaPointe is a native of New Hampshire.  He is a graduate of the University of New Hampshire (1978) and Western New England School of Law (1982). 

Attorney LaPointe has practiced law for over 30 years with a particular focus in real estate matters.  He has successfully litigated real estate cases before the New Hampshire Supreme Court.  Attorney LaPointe has extensive experience counseling clients in real estate development, complex title issues and real estate closings. 

Attorney LaPointe is an active of the New Hampshire Land Surveyors Association, member of the New Hampshire Bar Association Real Property Section, and an approved agent of First American Title Company.