Howard Kalfus Appointed as Superior Court Judge

Governor Scott announced the appointment of Judicial Bureau Hearing Officer Howard Kalfus as the newest Superior Court Judge, filling the spot left vacant following Justice Bill Cohen’s appointment to the Supreme Court last year. Here’s a LINK to the press announcement. Pictures from the private June 23 swearing-in ceremony at the statehouse are below.

2021 Pro Bono Service Award Winners

The Vermont Bar Association is proud to announce the 2021 winners of the VBA’s Pro Bono Service Award.  The attorneys being honored are Cristina Mansfield, Kathleen (Kate) Rivers, and Janet Van Derpoel-Andrea. The Pro Bono Award is given annually to recognize attorneys who provide extraordinary legal services free of charge to indigent and disadvantaged clients…