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Loquitur, the Alumni Magazine

Movers and Shakers

Winter 2020



Climate strike, immigration victory, VLS expands, Hothouse Earth Podcast, classes in the field, and the new Environmental Justice Clinic.

David Versus Goliath

A circuitous path to becoming a public interest lawyer has helped this alumnus rewrite the familiar story of big gas and oil prevailing over the little landowner.

Out of the Haze

As the country begins to loosen cannabis and hemp restrictions, alumni are scrambling to protect growers' rights and shape new policies.

Pulling Strings

Working on Capitol Hill, these alumnae are creating a seismic shift that brings more power to women and other underrepresented groups in government.

Movers and Shakers: Alumni Gallery

From New Mexico to New York, from Seattle to Baltimore, VLS alumni are creating personal relationships and building trust to ensure their clients have access to justice.

Class Notes

News from the VLSAA, your classmates, and friends.

Inter Alia

A Path Forward.

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About Loquitur

Loquitur is published for VLS alumni and others interested in our law school. It is designed and printed with soy-based inks on recycled paper (containing a minimum of 50% recycled fiber, 10% post-consumer waste, and meeting EPA standards).

President and Dean
Thomas J.P. McHenry

Vice President for Alumni Relations and Development
Brooke Herndon

Angie Campbell
Susan Warner

Contributing Editors
Melissa Harwood MELP'12
Ashley Patton
Judy Thurlow

Contributing Writers
Sky Barsch
Rebecca Beyer
David Goodman
Corin Hirsch
Kate Jenkins

Design and Production
Karen Henderson

Puritan Capital

Loquitur is owned and published by Vermont Law School and is produced in cooperation with the Vermont Law School Alumni Association. This publication is guided by Vermont Law School's principle of freedom of expression and accepted standards of good taste. Opinions expressed in this publication are those of the contributors or the editors and do not necessarily reflect the official position of the school.

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164 Chelsea Street, P.O. Box 96
South Royalton, VT 05068

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