Local bond counsel serves a critical role in confirming the legality of our borrower’s debt issuances. Early engagement of local counsel will ensure that they will be able to provide a preliminary legal opinion alongside a loan application to the Bond Bank. The below list of firms and individuals represents the Bond Bank’s qualified pool of local bond counsels working in Vermont. Please contact the Bond Bank if you are a firm working in Vermont and wish to apply to be added to the list.


Renelle L. L’Huillier
Devine, Millimet & Branch, PA

111 Amherst Street
Manchester, NH 03101
(603) 669-1000

Robert E. Fletcher
Stitzel, Page & Fletcher, P.C.

171 Battery Street, P.O. Box 1507
Burlington, VT 05402-1507
(802) 660-2555

Thomas Melloni
Paul Frank & Collins, PC

1 Church Street #500
Burlington, VT 05401
(802) 658-2311
Joseph McNeil
McNeil, Leddy & Sheahan

271 South Union Street
Burlington, VT 05401
(802) 863-4531
Keith Roberts
Darby Kolter & Roberts, LLP

89 South Main Street
Waterbury, VT 05676
(802) 244-7352

Elijah Emerson
Primmer Piper Eggleston & Cramer, PC

100 East State Street, P.O. Box 1309
Montpelier, VT 05601-1309
(603) 444-4008


Brian Monaghan
Monaghan Safar Ducham PLLC

156 Battery St
Burlington, VT 05401
(802) 660-4735