Serving clients for over 40 years

Admitted to Practice Law

 

​​Vermont—

Supreme Court of Vermont- June 18, 2008

Franklin and Grand Isle Counties Bar Association 2009 to present.

Maryland—

Maryland Court of Appeals of Maryland, June 20, 1974.
Circuit Court for Baltimore County, March 23, 1982; Circuit Court for Harford County; Supreme Bench of Baltimore City, Maryland, June 24, 1974.     

D.C. Bar—
 District of Columbia Court of Appeals, December 4, 1974, U.S. District Court forf the District of Columbia, November 12, 1974.

Federal—

United States Supreme Court, November 7, 1977

United States Court of Appeals Fourth Circuit, May 6, 1975;
United States District Court for the District of Columbia, November 12, 1974;
United States District Court for the District of Maryland, June 21, 1974;
United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia
United States District Court of Vermont, June 30, 2008.

Pro Hoc Vice Kentucky—
Court of Appeals for Kentucky 1977

Circuit Court for Perry County, Kentucky;1977
Circuit Court for Hazard County, Kentucky;1977

Attorney at Law

 Attorney at Law—
(1974 to present)
Sole, General Practitioner in the practice of Civil, Military, Administrative  and Criminal Law before the U.S., Supreme Court, Military, Federal and State Courts and Administrative Agencies.

Solo Practitioner—
(2008 to present)
Grand Isle, VT

Collins, McMahon and Harris— Of Counsel
(November 2007- November 2008)
Burlington, VT 

Professional Experience

 

Town of Grand Isle- Development Review Board Member-

January 2016 -2017

Grand Isle, VT

Grand Isle County— School Board Member- (Elected- by write in)
(2012-2013)
Grand Isle, VT

Town of Grand Isle Democratic Committee— Member
(2010 to present)
Grand Isle, VT

Town  of Grand Isle Democratic Committee— Chairman
(2011 -2012)
Grand Isle, VT

 Grand Isle County Democratic Committee— Member
(2011 to present)
Grand Isle, VT


Maryland Public Defenders Office— Adjunct Capital Defense Panel
(2002-2007)

Maryland Public Defender’s Office— Law Clerk,  Panel Attorney
(1974-2007)

Public Defender’s Office, Juvenile and Supreme Bench Division—
(1973-1974)
Baltimore City, M

Gubernatorial / State  and Special Appointments :

Governor’s Commission on Law Enforcement—
(1971-1972)
Hunt Valley, MD

Governor’s Advisory Board for Justice Administration— Member
(1993-1997)

Maryland State Commission for Women— Hartford County Representative
(Governor Appointed 1985-1989)