Coleen Penacho

Coleen Penacho counsels businesses on data privacy and protection, and compliance with local and international data privacy laws. She provides clients of all sizes with advice and guidance on privacy obligations, including data processing agreements and privacy policies for B2B and B2C businesses. Coleen also advises businesses regarding due diligence for mergers and acquisitions. She has handled business litigation cases in state and federal courts and administrative tribunals including employment matters, non-compete claims, trademark and copyright infringement, trade secrets, partnership disputes, and lender liability. 


Boston College (J.D., magna cum laude)

University of Chicago (M.B.A.)

Yale University (B.S.)

Professional Affiliations:

Admitted to New Hampshire Bar

Admitted to United States District Court for the District of New Hampshire

Admitted to United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit

New Hampshire Bar Association – Corporation, Banking and Business Law Section


Cook Little & Sheehan Phinney

Cook Little is pleased to announce that we have joined the business law firm, Sheehan Phinney.