The Board of Bar Examiners is charged with determining the eligibility of applicants as part of the admission process to the Vermont bar, in accordance with the Rules of Admission to the Bar of the Vermont Supreme Court:

This includes administering the Vermont bar exam, reviewing all applications for admission without exam for eligibility, and determining the eligibility of foreign-educated applicants to sit for the bar exam.

The Board of Bar Examiners is comprised of nine Examiners (seven attorneys and two lay persons) and seven Associate Examiners (all attorneys), all of whom are appointed by the Supreme Court.

Keith Kasper, Esq.

Chair, Examiner

Patricia Killigrew, Esq.

Vice-Chair, Examiner

Todd J. W. Daloz, Esq.

Examiner

Susan B. Hughes

Examiner

Joshua Lobe, Esq.

Examiner

Michael Marks, Esq.

Examiner

Andrew Stein

Examiner

Patricia Turley, Esq.

Examiner

Sophie Zdatny, Esq.

Examiner

Sam Abel-Palmer, Esq.

Associate Examiner

Francesca Bove, Esq.

Associate Examiner

Erin Gallivan, Esq.

Associate Examiner

Eric Knudsen, Esq.

Associate Examiner

Joshua S. O'Hara, Esq.

Associate Examiner

Laura Murphy, Esq.

Associate Examiner

Joslyn L. Wilschek, Esq.

Associate Examiner

Contact Information

Board of Bar Examiners
Office of Attorney Licensing
Costello Courthouse
32 Cherry St., Suite 213
Burlington, VT 05401
Phone: (802) 859-3000
Fax: (802) 859-3003

Andrew Strauss, Licensing Counsel
JUD.Attylicensing@vermont.gov