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 J. Kasper, Esq.

Chair, Examiner

Joshua Lobe, Esq.Vice-Chair, Examiner

Todd J. W. Daloz, Esq.

Examiner

Erin H. Gallivan, Esq.

Examiner

Susan B. Hughes

Examiner

Michael J. Marks, Esq.

Examiner

Donna L. McDurfee

Examiner

Patricia K. Turley, Esq.

Examiner

Sophie E. Zdatny, Esq.

Examiner

Samel D. Abel-Palmer, Esq.

Associate Examiner

Francesca M. Bove, Esq.

Associate Examiner

Eric M. Knudsen, Esq.

Associate Examiner

Laura B. Murphy, Esq.

Associate Examiner

Joshua S. O'Hara, Esq.

Associate Examiner

Kyle Sipples, 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