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    Ian Carleton and Anne Day to Receive VBA Pro Bono Award

    The Vermont Bar Association is proud to announce that attorneys Ian P. Carleton and Anne W. Day will receive the 2019 Pro Bono Service Award at the VBA’s mid-year meeting at Lake Morey Resort on March 22. Click the heading for more about these two generous attorneys!

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    Celebrating International Women's Day!

    The Vermont Bar Association partnered with the Vermont Council on World Affairs, Emerge Vermont and UVM’s Gender, Sexuality & Women’s Studies Program to host an International Women’s Day panel presentation and reception on Friday, March 8th at the UVM Alumni House.  In true International Women’s Day spirit, the panel met its goal of celebrating and recognizing the social, cultural, economic and political achievements of women! Please click HERE for the full story and pictures from the event.

     

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    Paul Gillies Book Launch Celebration!

    Dozens of friends, colleagues and family members gathered at the Vermont Supreme Court on Tuesday, February 26 for the long-anticipated launch of Paul Gillies’ newly released book The Law of the Hills: A Judicial History of Vermont.  Jim Gallagher welcomed the crowd, thanking the Vermont Historical Society for publishing the book, and thanked many law firms and individuals for their generous support. Click HERE for the full story and pictures!

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    The Next Two Bench & Bar Listening Tour Dates

    The Bench and Bar Listening Tour continues with the next two events in Grand Isle and Lamoille Counties. Join Chief Justice Reiber and VBA President Gary Franklin with Grand Isle presiding judge Robert Mello and Franklin/Grand Isle County bar president Hon Vaughn Comeau and with Lamoille presiding judge Megan Shafritz and Lamoille County bar president Leslie Black as they continue to provide the public with an opportunity to share their thoughts about the courts and the legal system. The Grand Isle Tour is March 20th from 5pm to 6pm at the Grand Isle Sheriff's Department in Grand Isle and the Lamoille Tour is March 25th from 5pm to 6pm at the River Arts Center in Morrisville. Light refreshments will be served.