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Our Staff

Vickie Bedore, Paralegal, Practice Manager – Vickie was employed by the Firm in August of 2010. She has worked in the legal field since 1995 after completing a Paralegal Course through Friends University in Wichita, Kansas. Vickie has experience in various areas of the legal field including; medical malpractice, personal injury, workers’ compensation, family law, estate planning, probate, criminal and product liability. Currently she specializes in medical malpractice and personal injury.  Her experience has taken her to Federal and State Courts in Oklahoma, Kansas and Maine, assisting in difficult litigation and trial preparation. Vickie takes pride in working with clients assuring them that they are being represented at the most professional level.

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Nicole Turgeon, Paralegal – Nicole is a native of Kennebunk, Maine.  She has experience working in the insurance field as a Medicare claims adjustor specializing in claims adjustments for Medicare Part B and eventually working in the DME Administrative Law Jurisdiction of Medicare.  Nicole began working for Pickus & Associates in April of 2016 as a Legal Secretary and has excelled into a Paralegal position. Nicole has two sons who keep her very busy at all types of sporting fields.

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Kimberly Lorenc, Legal Secretary – Kim, a Maine native, is a 2015 graduate of Saint Joseph’s College, Standish, ME, obtaining a Bachelor’s degree in Business.  Upon graduating, Kim accepted a job with Atlantic Fund Services as a Mutual Fund Accountant, and after a short two year period, Kim was promoted to a Senior Fund Accountant.   In 2018, Kim’s desire to help people led her to our Firm where she accepted a position at as a Legal Secretary. Kim is a newlywed, and in her spare time coaches softball for UNE and ASA. 

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