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Vermont’s Top Judge to Give VLS Commencement Speech

March 7, 2012

SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt. -- Vermont Supreme Court Chief Justice Paul Reiber will deliver the keynote speech on May 19 at Vermont Law School's 37th annual commencement.Image of Courthouse

The public is invited to attend the 10 a.m. event on the South Royalton town green.

Reiber, who graduated Suffolk Law School in 1974, served in private practice in Rutland and as a partner in the law firm Kenlan, Schweibert & Facey from 1986 until his appointment as an Associate Justice of the Vermont Supreme Court in 2003. He was sworn in as Chief Justice in 2004.

Honorary degrees will be given to Reiber; Mark Tercek, president of the Nature Conservancy; and Edwin Colodny, a former VLS trustee, former president and CEO of US Airways, former interim president of the University of Vermont and former interim CEO of Fletcher Allen Health Care.

More information is available at our Commencement pages.

CONTACT: John Cramer, Associate Director of Media Relations, Vermont Law School
Office: 802.831.1106, cell: 540.798.7099, home: 802.649.2235,

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