Practice Areas

Act 250 and Administrative Law
Alternative Dispute Resolution
Business Asset Sales and Acquisitions
Civil Litigation and Appeals
Constitutional Law
Construction Contracts

Environmental Law and Enforcement
Foreclosure Mediation
General Mediation
Highway Access Law
Municipal Charters and Authority
Municipal Law and Enforcement
Municipal Public Records
Municipal Property Tax Assessment and Appeals
Municipal Zoning and Planning
Nonprofit and Tax Exempt Organizations
Probate Law, Guardianships
Residential and Commercial Real Estate Transactions
Wills, Trusts, Estates

Representative Cases:

Gifford Medical Center, Inc. v. Town of Randolph, No. 15-2-16 Oecv (Harris, J., September 28, 2017) (taxation)

Investigation Into The Indirect Acquisition of A Controlling Interest In Ascutney Mountain Water Public Service Company  By UTVT Holdings, Inc., 021215 VT PSB, 7653, February 12, 2015 (public utilities)

City of Montpelier v. Barnett, 49 A.3d 120, 2012 VT 32 (Vt. 2012) (water law; municipal charters; Dillon’s Rule)

Petition of Ascutney Mountain Water Public Service Co., Inc., 101708 VT PSB, 7344 October 17, 2008 (public utilities)

Investigation Concerning Possible Remedies for Operation of Ascutney Mountain Water Co., Inc., Without a Certificate of Public Good, 101708 VT PSB, 7275, October 17, 2008 (public utilities)

Petition of Mt. Ascutney Property Owners Association, Inc.
, 030907 VT PSB, 7116, March 9, 2007 (public utilities)

Vermont State Housing Authority v. Town of Northfield, 933 A.2d 700, 2007 VT 63 (Vt. 2007) (taxation)

Alpine Haven Property Owners Association, Inc. v. Deptula, 175 Vt. 559, 830 A.2d 559 (Vt 2003) (Association law; Uniform Common Interest Ownership Act)

Sigler Foundation v. Town of Norwich, 807 A.2d 442, 174 Vt. 129 (Vt. 2002) (taxation)

Twin Valley Community Services, Inc. v. Town of Randolph, 756 A.2d 1233, 170 Vt. 648 (Vt. 2000) (taxation)

Sagar v. Warren Selectboard, 744 A.2d 422, 170 Vt. 167 (Vt. 1999) (mandamus; highway law)

Barrett v. Town of Warren, 892 A.2d 152, 2005 VT 107 (Vt. 2005) (taxation)

Scheiber, In re, 724 A.2d 475, 168 Vt. 534 (Vt. 1998) (zoning and planning)

Appeals of Letourneau, In re, 726 A.2d 31, 168 Vt. 539 (Vt. 1998) (zoning and planning; watershed case)

Springfield Teachers Ass’n v. Springfield School Directors, 705 A.2d 541, 167 Vt. 180 (Vt. 1997) (Municipal law; labor law)

Hansen v. Town of Charleston, 597 A.2d 321, 157 Vt. 329 (Vt. 1991) (highway law)