We’re Hardworking Lawyers
for Hardworking Mainers
The Law Offices of Ronald A. Ducharme, LLC, located in Waterville, Maine, was founded by attorney Ron Ducharme in 2017. Our firm focuses on helping Maine people with Workers’ Compensation, Social Security Disability, and Personal Injury matters -- areas of the law that Attorney Ducharme has specialized in for over 30 years. Our firm also offers general legal services to the Waterville community.
Ronald A. Ducharme, Attorney
Ron Ducharme has been practicing law in Maine for over thirty years. He joined the firm of Wheeler & Arey in 1986 as an associate attorney, became a partner in the firm in 1993, and was a co-owner from 1995 to 2017 before founding the Law Offices of Ronald A. Ducharme, LLC.
Attorney Ducharme graduated from the University of Notre Dame in 1981, where he earned his BA in Government. He subsequently earned his JD from California Western School of Law in San Diego, CA, in 1985. He is admitted to the State of Maine Bar as well as the United States Federal Court, District of Maine.
He has been a member of the Kennebec County Bar Association and Waterville Bar Association since 1986. In 2005, he became a member of the National Organization of Social Security Claimants' Representatives (NOSSCR), a specialized bar association that provides continuing legal education and public policy advocacy to attorneys who represent Social Security Disability Insurance and Supplemental Security Income claimants.
Throughout the years, he has served in leadership positions for several professional and community organizations. He is a charter member (1982) and past president of the Waterville Sunrise Rotary, a Board of Directors member and past president of Waterville Main Street, and currently serves as president of the board of directors of KMHA (parent company of Kennebec Behavioral Health).
Attorney Ducharme is highly regarded among the top Waterville attorneys and his clients. He is a past president of the Waterville Bar Association, and a 2015 recipient of the Martindale Hubbell Client Distinction Award.
Kelsey Morin, Legal Assistant
Kelsey graduated from the University of Maine in 2014 and worked as the office manager of a local auction house before joining our team in October 2018. At the Law Offices of Ronald A. Ducharme, Kelsey collects medical records and other documents, uses technology and computer software for managing and organizing documents, manages record keeping, filing, and deadlines while also helping clients schedule consultations. Kelsey lives in Fairfield with her husband, dog and cat. When she’s not working, you’ll find her spending her time with family and friends, or at home reading a good book.