Cecilia J. Guecia
Cecilia has been practicing law since 2008. After graduating from Wesleyan University with a degree in History, she moved to New York City to work as an actress both on stage and in film. Cecilia moved to New Hampshire in 1998 in order to participate in a yearlong AmeriCorps program where she designed a literacy program that has since been replicated in literacy programs across the country.
After getting married and starting a family, Cecilia entered Maine School of Law. During law school Cecilia worked at the Cumberland Legal Aid Clinic, participated in the Protection from Abuse Program, and was a member of the Moot Court Board. Following law school, Cecilia completed a judicial clerkship in New Jersey and practiced with a litigation firm before returning to practice in Maine.
Cecilia opened her own firm in 2014 and joined Holman, Howard & Guecia in 2015. Cecilia’s practice of law provides a wide array of legal services for individuals, families, and small businesses. Cecilia handles wills, trusts and estates, guardianships, business litigation, high-conflict divorces, mediated divorces, property disputes, and foreclosure defense matters. Cecilia’s clients regularly return to her for consultation, negotiation, mediation, and litigation.
Cecilia and her husband, who is a cabinetmaker, live in Yarmouth with their two daughters. Cecilia is an active participant in Maine Attorneys Saving Homes. She served for two years as the Legislative Liaison for the Family Law Section of the Maine Bar Association and is a current member of the Board of Directors of the Maine Community Law Center.