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Juvenile Counsel seeking winter Assigned Counsel Coverage in Brattleboro Juvenile Court. Position is on call Monday through Friday during Court hours and approximately a day and a half of scheduled hearings each week. Counsel would cheerfully undertake the training of a willing and interested individual between now and Thanksgiving. This position requires review of materials, consultation with Counsel and client at Court prior to each appearance. Counsel is responsible for all other aspects of the practice excluding an occasional deposition of a local expert. This well compensated sub contractor would be subject to the approval of the Defender General.

Please reply to kidslaw@vtlink.net


Ellis Boxer & Blake PLLC seeks a paralegal to join its firm in Springfield, Vermont. The successful candidate will be highly intelligent, literate, creative, organized and self-motivated, with a genuine desire and ability to work effectively as part of a team in a fast-paced and challenging environment.  Prior relevant experience and strong recommendations will receive favorable consideration. 

Please respond to Ellis Boxer & Blake PLLC, c/o Denise M. Smith, P.O. Box 948, Springfield, VT 05156-0948 or via email to dmsmith@ellisboxer.com –use Paralegal Search in subject line. 

(posted 7/18/15)


Full Time Legal Assistant

Diamond & Robinson, P.C., a law firm in Montpelier, Vermont, is seeking a full time legal assistant position to perform administrative duties for multiple attorneys.  Duties will include answering phones, filing, drafting correspondence, indexing medical records, and other case management tasks.  

The ideal candidate will have strong writing, communication, and organizational skills.   Candidates must be able to multitask with ease and possess a strong attention to detail.  Candidates must be proficient with MS Word and Excel. 

Prior legal office experience is preferred, but not required. 

Salary: $30-35k or commensurate with experience.  Competitive benefits offered as well. 

Please send cover letter, resume, and writing sample to:

Diamond & Robinson, P.C.
PO Box 1460
Montpelier, Vermont 05601-1460

Or by e-mail to:

cer@diamond-robinson.com

(posted 6/17/15)


The Agency of Natural Resources’ Legal Division has openings for a (1) Senior Environmental Litigation Attorney and (2) Environmental Litigation Attorney. The positions will focus on representing the Agency in litigation before the Environmental Court for appeals of agency decisions and Act 250 decisions and in proceedings at the Public Service Board reviewing energy-related projects.

Candidates must be a member in good standing of the Vermont bar or eligible for admission.  The Senior Environmental Litigation Attorney must have a minimum of 8-10 years of experience and management experience is preferred.   The Environmental Litigation Attorney must have a minimum of 5 to 8 years of relevant experience.  Candidates with environmental law experience and civil or administrative litigation preferred. Applicants should have excellent research, writing, trial and negotiation skills and the ability to manage a diverse caseload. 

The Environmental Litigation Attorney positions are full-time, exempt positions. Salary and benefits are based upon qualifications and experience in accordance with the Attorney Pay Plan.

The State of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Applications from women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and people from diverse cultural backgrounds are encouraged.

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and writing sample to:

Jen Duggan, General Counsel
Agency of Natural Resources
Secretary’s Office
1 National Life Drive, Davis 2
Montpelier, VT 05620
jen.duggan@state.vt.us

(posted 6/17/15)


Attorney

Marsh & Wagner, P.C. in Middlebury, Vermont, is seeking a self-motivated, hard-working person for our small law office environment.   Our office prides itself in providing quality legal representation in a caring environment. The ideal candidate has the following skills and qualities: attention to details, excellent organization and personal time management, strong interpersonal skills, team player, excellent writing and communication skills, knowledge of areas of practice handled by our firm, and a sense of humor.  Firm practice areas include family, juvenile, personal injury, real estate, probate and estate planning.  See marshandwagner.com for more information.  Firm is open to developing new areas of practice. Strong computer skills sought in typing, and Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint). Candidates must be admitted to the Vermont bar.  Qualified candidates should submit a letter of interest and resume by email to jwagner@marshandwagner.com, or to Marsh & Wagner, P.C., 62 Court Street, Middlebury, VT 05753 by June 26, 2015.

(posted 5/28/15)


Staff Attorney

Department of Disabilities, Aging and Independent Living

The Department of Disabilities, Aging and Independent Living is seeking a Staff Attorney to provide legal advice and support to the Commissioner and division staff.  Under the direction and supervision of the Department’s general counsel, the Staff Attorney will manage a varied workload representing the Department on appeal in administrative hearings before the Human Services Board.  Other duties may include drafting policies and procedures, working with program staff to draft regulations, conducting legal research, drafting legislation, and reviewing documents for legal sufficiency. 

Candidates must be a member in good standing of the Vermont bar or eligible for admission with at least 2 years of relevant legal experience and have excellent oral and written communication skills, a demonstrated commitment to human services, knowledge of administrative law and other areas of the law relevant to the work of the Department, and the ability to build and maintain relationships among a variety of constituents.

The Staff Attorney is a full-time, exempt position. Salary and benefits are based upon qualifications and experience in accordance with the Attorney Pay Plan. The State of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

This position is open until filled. Please submit resume, references and writing sample by email or mail to: Elizabeth Greeno, Administrative Assistant, Department of Disabilities, Aging and Independent Living, 103 South Main Street, Waterbury, VT 05671 or Elizabeth.Greeno@state.vt.us.

(posted 5/22/15)


Experienced Legal Assistant


Kalter & Kalter Law Offices, has an immediate need for an experienced, full-time legal assistant in their Rutland office. Must be extremely well-organized, self-directed and proficient in general office skills including Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel, possess excellent written and verbal communication skills and be able to perform multiple tasks in a fast paced environment. Duties include typing, filing, transcription and extensive interaction with clients, opposing counsel, and medical offices. Excellent telephone skills and attention to detail required. The position requires independent problem solving skills. Legal experience required. Sense of humor and love of dogs a plus. Competitive salary and benefits. Email resume and references to: Karen Kalter, Esq., kak@kalterlawoffices.com or mail to Law Offices of Kalter & Kalter PC, 7 Commons Street, Rutland, VT 05701. 

(posted 5/15/15)

 

Small general practice firm located in small college town seeks attorney to practice in areas such as family law, civil litigation, social security, real estate transactions and wills and estates. Bankruptcy a plus. Please forward resume, letter of interest and references to wtcarris@debonislaw.com or mail to ATTN: William Tracy Carris, Hiring Partner, P.O. Box 133, Poultney, VT 05764

(posted 5/13/15)


 

 

 

 

 

Opportunity to Assume Existing Practice

Established mid-sized law firm in Hanover-White River Junction Region seeks successor lawyer with Estate Planning and/or Real Estate experience.

Arthur G. Geene
Consulting, Inc. 

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Inquiries to the firm's consultants:  Arthur G. Greene at agg@arthurggreene.com, Kathy Fortin at kwf@arthurggreene.com or call the consulting office in Bedford N.H at 603-471-0606.

(posted 4/16/15)




Merritt & Merritt & Moulton - Senior Corporate Associate


Boutique corporate law firm located on the Burlington waterfront seeks an experienced, personable and intelligent individual to fill full-time senior corporate associate position.  Tasks will include assisting clients to structure, negotiate and close sophisticated corporate transactions, including debt and equity financing transactions, mergers and acquisitions and other similar business transactions.

Candidates for this position must have a Juris Doctorate degree and have at least two (2) years of prior private practice work experience with corporate transactions.  Ideally, candidates will possess extensive experience working on private placement transactions and/or mergers and acquisitions.  Successful candidates must have a strong work ethic, be well organized, detailed-oriented, and possess excellent contract drafting skills and general knowledge of securities laws.


Please send resume and references to Ken Merritt at kmerritt@merritt-merritt.com.  (posted 12/30/14*)