Rebecca Wigg Wigg“I was looking for a master’s degree that would give me expertise and legal background in energy policy. Vermont Law School was the only place. There was nowhere else like it.”
Out of the Shadows of the ShadowsUnder the mentorship of supervising attorney Art Edersheim, Erin Jacobsen assisted in cases with Burlington-based Vermont Immigration and Asylum Advocates.
Turning the Tide the TideMeghan Jeans JD’02/MSEL’03, director of the Boston-based aquarium’s Conservation Programs, is busy making a connection.
A World of Hurt World of HurtCharles "Chuck" De Leva JD'78 on why the world needs more lawyers, especially for the environment.
Alex Manning Manning“To me, big things start in little bitty towns. South Royalton is my Selma, Alabama.”
EPA Crew CrewThe extraordinary relationship between Vermont Law School and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) goes back to the very beginning...
Brandi Meredith MeredithChange comes in many forms; for Brandi, it meant joining the FBI to "produce the most analytical, least biased assessment possible" as an intelligence analyst.
Not Mine MineIn November of 2009, St. Louis-based Arch Coal, the second-largest coal producer in the U.S., acquired the rights to strip-mine 731 million tons of Otter Creek coal reserves in the Powder River Basin of Montana...
Gretchen Oldham OldhamA glance at Gretchen Oldham’s recent caseload hints at the transnational scope of her work — and a multi-cultural understanding of law...
Jehmal Hudson Hudson"No brief case, no laptop. Just my mouth. My job is all about relationships."
Scott Cullen Cullen“A legal education can prepare you to do all sorts of things, not just work in a courtroom or with stacks of paper.”

​​​​​​​​Vermont Law School graduates develop meaningful and influential careers throughout the United States and abroad, with governments, NGOs, and leading law firms. Read how the knowledge, experience, and connections they developed at VLS helped them create the careers they ch​ose. 

Allison Yum JD'13​

​Billy Peard JD'​13​

Cameron Field JD/MELP'13

Cassie Burdyshaw JD'12​

Elizabeth Spellman JD'13

Hannah Goldsmith JD/MELP '13 ​

Ian Sinderhoff JD'11 

Jessica Reiss JD/MELP '11​​

Keenan Hawkins​ JD'13

Maureen Holland JD'89​

Paige Tomaselli JD'04​​

​Zephyr Jost JD'13​​​

Michelle Sinnott JD'13​

Leslie Welts JD’11​

Jillian Bernstein JD/MELP’13​​​