VBA Elections for Board of Managers Seats:

The Nominating Committee met in December and has nominated the following slate of officers:

Dan Maguire, Esq. -- President (Automatic)
Gary Franklin, Esq. -- President-Elect
Ted Tyler, III, Esq. -- Secretary
Matt Valerio, Esq. -- Treasurer

Three seats are available for board members at large.

Seat 1: Lauri Fisher, Esq. (unopposed)

Seat 2: Elizabeth Kruska, Esq. (unopposed)

Seat 3: David Carpenter, Esq. vs. Andrew Manitsky, Esq.  

Come to the Mid-Year meeting, hear from the following candidates and vote!

David Carpenter
David Carpenter
David Carpenter practices at Facey Goss & McPhee, PC in Rutland.  His main areas of practice include Land use, Environmental Law, Real Estate and Civil and Commercial Litigation.  He is admitted in Vermont, New York and Massachusetts as well as the US District Court of Vermont and NDNY.  He received his JD and Master of Studies in Environmental Law from the Vermont Law School in 1997.

Andrew Manitsky
Andrew Manitsky

Andrew Manitsky practices at Lynn, Lynn, Blackman & Manitsky PC in Burlington.  Andrew represents clients in state and federal courts concentrating in the areas of contracts, business torts, employment litigation, professional malpractice, personal injury and intellectual property.  He is the Chair of the VBA Intellectual Property Section and is admitted in Vermont and New York.  Mr. Manitsky received his JD from the University of Michigan School of Law in 1992.