VT Mentor Advice Program

The VBA is planning to offer a “Vermont Mentor Advice Program” to new lawyers in Vermont, pairing experienced Vermont lawyers with new lawyers. We hope that it will be a helpful way to welcome new lawyers to the Vermont legal community, and for experienced lawyers to be able to share their knowledge and experience with…

Odyssey Planned Disruptions Nov. 6 – 7

Tyler Technologies reports it will be performing network infrastructure updates that will result in several brief service disruptions to the Vermont Judiciary’s Public Portal, Odyssey File & Serve, and the Attorney Licensing Portal from 7AM on Saturday, November 6 to 5PM on Sunday, November 7. Users may experience the inability to view case files or…

We’re BAAACK!

We’re BAAACK! After several continuations of our hotel contract and two years in the making, the VBA finally held an in-person meeting on October 8, 2021, at the South Burlington Doubletree Conference Center. Despite the uptick in delta-variant cases which came after our point of no return for holding the event, over 100 loyal conference-goers…

The Rutland County State’s Attorney’s Office in Rutland, Vermont is hiring a Deputy State’s Attorney.

State of Vermont Department of State’s Attorneys and Sheriffs  Vacancy Announcement:  Deputy State’s Attorney Rutland County State’s Attorney’s Office  The Rutland County State’s Attorney’s Office in Rutland, Vermont is hiring a Deputy State’s Attorney. A DSA represents the State’s Attorney’s Office in prosecuting criminal and certain civil offenses within Rutland County.  Candidate must possess excellent…

Constitution Day 2021 Very Well-Attended!

  Many thanks to Justices Karen Carroll and William Cohen, Judges Cortland Corsones and Elizabeth Mann and Vermont Law School Professor Peter Teachout for the excellent “Constitution Day 2021” program moderated by VBA Board President Elizabeth Kruska at Vermont Law School on September 14. The VBA provided over 100 complimentary Pocket Constitutions to an overflow…

Afghan Women Judges

The VBA Women’s Division is seeking to help publicize efforts to aid Afghan women judges who are trying desperately to evacuate Afghanistan. Here’s an article about the emergency situation and below is information posted to the Women’s Division in VBA Connect, with additional details. Also please see this letter about the topic from Retired Judges…