Vermont Legal Aid and Lawyer Referral
This page provides information about Legal Aid and Lawyer Referral resources in Vermont.
Links are grouped by those that cover courts statewide, for multiple counties, and then by individual county.
Vermont - Statewide Courts Legal Aid
View information about the Office of the Defender General, which provides criminal defense and juvenile representation to low-income residents. Contact information, locations, and links to online research resources are included.
Environmental Division Legal Assistance
View information about legal assistance available for parties with cases in the Environmental Division, including a free legal clinic and pro bono lawyers.
Attorney Complaints and Discipline
View information from the Vermont Professional Responsibility Board about attorney complaint and discipline procedures, with links to a complaint brochure and decisions of the Professional Responsibility Board and Professional Conduct Board.
The Vermont Bar Association offers a lawyer referral service by telephone, which may include an initial consultation with a lawyer for a nominal fee.
Vermont Law Help offers legal information, applications for legal assistance by online form or telephone, a link to free legal answers by e-mail, and a link to the Vermont Bar Association Modest Means reduced-fee program.
Vermont Legal Aid provides free civil legal services to low-income, senior, and disabled residents. Locations, contacts, and descriptions of available services are included.
The Vermont Attorney General's Office provides information about consumer protection, identity theft, and various types of fraud including charity, debt collection, employment, repossession, telemarketing, and home improvements. A link to the Consumer Assistance Program and its downloadable complaint form are included.