Judicial Emergency Ends Sept. 30 (Friday)

After two and a half years of various pandemic restrictions, the Vermont court system will be resuming (almost) normal operations this Friday, September 30.  State Court Administrator Teri Corsones, Esq. sent a memo to the bar yesterday (Sept. 27) briefly outlining the history of the emergency measures implemented through AO 49 and thanking the bar…

ABA Seeks Input from Attorneys in Parenthood Survey

ABA Commission on Women in the Profession is conducting a survey on parenthood.  This is the first-ever national survey for understanding the impact of raising children on legal careers.  The Survey addresses questions that touch on well-being, feelings of inclusion and belonging, isolation, stress, and many other topics that are key to lawyer wellness. The…

YLD Hosts a Sunday Afternoon by the Lake

On a beautiful Burlington Sunday afternoon on August 28th, the VBA Young Lawyers Division hosted a barbecue picnic in Oakledge Park for all Vermont lawyers from the most newly-admitted to the most seasoned.  Those who attended got to enjoy catered soul food from a small local business, Harmony’s Kitchen, a variety of beverages, and lawn…