The Vermont Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (VTACDL) provides state-wide support, training and networking opportunities to attorneys who defend those accused of crimes in state and federal court. The organization presents a unified and credible voice for the state criminal defense bar.
Its mission is to promote the study and research of criminal defense, advance the knowledge of the criminal defense law, administer the proper administration of the criminal justice system, foster the expertise of criminal defense lawyers, provide a forum for criminal defense lawyers to exchance information regarding the administration of justice, protect the individual rights of the accused nad improve the practice and procedure of criminal law.
The members of the organization are Vermont criminal defense attorneys, including both private attorneys and public defenders. Members benefit from networking opportunities, discounts on CLE seminars and the ability influence policy on criminal justice issues. It is an affiliate of the National Criminal Defense Lawyers Association.
The Vermont Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (VTACDL) aims to provide assistance and support to criminal defense attorneys, offering a unified voice in the State of Vermont. VTACDL Membership includes practicing attorneys and public defenders, as well as other special membership. Membership is subject to the board of directors and other application requirements.
The benefits of joining VACDL include:
Lawyer Legion maintains a statewide directory of criminal defense lawyers in Vermont which includes both VTACDL members and non-members. To help the public find the best choices when searching for a criminal defense attorney, Lawyer Legion recognizes attorneys for their involvement and leadership within the VTACDL and other professional associations. This includes recognition for VTACDL members who have updated their Lawyer Legion profile to include information about their involvement with the VTACDL.
Use this directory to find a Vermont criminal defense lawyer in your local area. Start by choosing your county from the list below.