Craighead & Martin PLLC Law Office


Experienced Advocacy For Estate Administration, Estate Planning And Real Estate Law Matters

Joanne Craighead is more than just a knowledgeable lawyer. She is a counselor at law who listens carefully and provides sound advice and compassionate representation for probate, estate administration, wills, trusts and real estate transactions in New Hampshire.

Craighead & Martin, PLLC Has Been Serving Clients Throughout New Hampshire Since 1992

An Attorney Who Will Take The Time To Listen To You

A native New Hampshire resident, Joanne Craighead is a versatile, highly experienced attorney who handles estate planning, probate, estate administration and real estate law matters for clients statewide. Joanne does not rush her clients. She is a lawyer who listens first and then takes the time needed to ensure your questions are answered and your concerns are fully addressed. She is meticulous about crafting your documents to prevent as many avoidable future complications as possible. Her goals when you leave your meeting with her are that you know what you have signed and that you understand how the law surrounding your legal concern works. Joanne is approachable and readily available if you need to call again when you have questions.
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Legal Help For Facing Some Of Life’s Most Difficult Decisions And Experiences

The loss of a loved one is not only a time filled with grief but can also be a time filled with confusion. Individuals and families frequently attempt to figure out what happens next to properly manage their loved one’s final affairs. Many have never spoken with an attorney before. Determining if their loved one had a will or a trust, inventorying assets and debts, and discerning whether probate will be necessary for estate administration can be a daunting series of tasks without the help of an experienced attorney.

At Craighead & Martin, PLLC, Joanne understands the process is emotional and difficult. She provides clear guidance and legal representation when you need it.

Estate Planning And Real Estate Transactions In New Hampshire

Joanne offers individuals and families comprehensive legal services for estate planning and real estate transactions. Because these two areas of law often have interconnected issues, she is here to help you make decisions as you plan ahead for your own family’s future needs with a will or trust. She can assist you with tailoring your estate plan and accurately completing the real estate transactions affiliated with your personalized estate plan.

Joanne was a licensed New Hampshire real estate broker and can help you with reviewing or drafting leases, purchase or sales agreements, and all the steps in between such as title searches and obtaining title insurance for timely closings.

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Contact Craighead & Martin, PLLC

Whether assisting with a real estate purchase, creating an estate plan or handling a loved one’s affairs after death, Attorney Joanne Craighead provides comprehensive and compassionate representation. Call her office in Manchester at 603-795-7308 or send her an email to schedule a consultation. Evening and weekend consultations are available by appointment.


“Your counsel, guidance and kindness were just what we needed during this transition. I’m so grateful to you!”
– K

“Thanks you so very much for helping me through a very difficult time.”
– G

““Thank you so much for all your assistance with my legal matters. You made everything easy to understand.”
– P

Joanne Craighead is well-respected for her dedication and responsiveness to her clients’ needs. She places a premium on keeping her clients informed and satisfied with the quality and scope of the legal representation they receive.