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Abigail Andre
Staff Attorney
Assistant Professor

Expertise: Administrative Law; Civil Procedure; Climate Change; Environmental Litigation; Environmental Law; Food and Agriculture; Oil & Gas; Trial Practice

Susan Apel, Vermont Law School
Professor of Law Emerita

Expertise: Clinical Legal Education; Domestic Relations; Family Law and Adoption; Gender and the Law; Legal Education; Reproductive Rights; Science and the Law

Betsy Baker
Distinguished Scholar

Expertise: Arctic Law and Policy; International Environmental Law; Law of the Sea

Alex Banks
In Memoriam
Assistant Professor of Law
Staff Attorney

Expertise: Disability Law; Domestic Violence; Family Law and Adoption; Legal Education; Poverty Law

Margaret Barry
Professor of Law Emerita

Expertise: Domestic Violence; Family Law; Clinical Legal Education

Mathew Bernstein
Assistant Professor of Law

Expertise: Child Welfare

Laurie Beyranevand
Director, Center for Agriculture and Food Systems
Professor of Law

Expertise: Health Law; Administrative Law; Food Law and Policy

Joe Brennan, Vermont Law School
Vice Dean for Students
Professor of Law

Expertise: Academic Support; Bar Preparation; Legal Analysis; Legal Writing

Richard Brooks
Professor of Law Emeritus
Founding Director, Environmental Law Center

Expertise: Environmental Law; Land Use Planning and Regulation

Genevieve Byrne
Assistant Professor
Staff Attorney, Farm & Energy Initiative
Jared Carter '09
Assistant Professor of Law
Co-director, Appellate Project
First Amendment Law
Jenny Carter
Assistant Professor
Staff Attorney
Stephanie Clark
Director of the Center for Justice Reform
Assistant Professor

Expertise: Restorative Justice

Liz Ryan Cole
Professor of Law Emerita

Expertise: Legal Education

Staff Attorney, South Royalton Legal Clinic
Assistant Professor of Law

Expertise: Family Law

Michael Dworkin, Vermont Law School
Professor of Law Emeritus
Founding Director, Institute for Energy and the Environment

Expertise: Energy Law and Regulation

Stephen Dycus
Professor of Law Emeritus

Expertise: Environmental Enforcement and Regulation; International and Comparative Law; National Security; Property Law; Water Rights and Allocation; Wills and Trusts

John Echeverria
Professor of Law

Expertise: Land Use Planning and Regulation; Property Law; Water Rights and Allocation; Regulatory Takings; Climate Change Adaptation

Jeannette Eicks
Director, Center for Legal Innovation
Research Professor of Law
Kathleen Falk
Adjunct Faculty

Expertise: Environmental Advocacy