Fenton, Chapman, Wheatley & Kane, P.A. traces its roots back to 1880, when it was founded by L.B. Deasy. It was later merged with Lynam, Rodick & Rodick. After World War II, William Fenton and Edwin R. Smith continued the practice, with Douglas B. Chapman joining in 1964, Daniel H. Kane in 1983 and Thomas B. Wheatley in 2005. Today, the firm continues its long tradition of offering premier legal services, both civil and criminal, to clients throughout Maine and the United States.