Kirsten Wilson is a nationally-respected trial lawyer and former New Hampshire
State and County prosecutor. Kirsten represents individuals and businesses
in civil and criminal matters in state and federal courts.
She joined DeMoura|Smith after serving for over twelve years as a Senior
Assistant Attorney General for the State of New Hampshire and Assistant
County Prosecutor in Rockingham County, New Hampshire. She has successfully
tried hundreds of major criminal cases including murder, sex crimes and
drug offenses. Kirsten led the team that prosecuted the first capital
murder case tried in New Hampshire since 1959. She has practiced at two
of New Hampshire’s most-respected law firms handling civil and criminal
defense matters and has argued numerous appeals before the New Hampshire
Kirsten is a legal analyst for FoxNews and appears frequently as a legal
commentator on major legal news stories of the day. Several of her prominent
cases have been featured on the Discovery Channel. She previously served
as an adjunct faculty member in Plymouth State University’s criminal
justice department. In 2009 she was recognized as one of New Hampshire’s
brightest young achievers with a record of professional and volunteer
accomplishments in the Union Leader’s “40 Under 40”.
She is a recipient of the Board of Governor’s National Award from
the Association of Government Attorneys in Capital Litigation.
She is a contributing author to A Practical Guide to Evidence in New Hampshire
(2012) published by MCLE New England. Kirsten is also a ski racing instructor.
Admitted to practice in New Hampshire and Massachusetts, Kirsten graduated
from New England School of Law in 1997 and received her undergraduate
degree at Miami University.