Archives for October 2018

Sheehey Welcomes Two Attorneys to the Firm

Sheehey Furlong & Behm, is pleased to announce that attorneys Lewis K. Sussman and Alexandrea L. Nelson have recently joined the firm.

Lewis K. Sussman brings more than 40 years of experience as a real estate and estate planning attorney.  Prior to joining the firm, Lewie practiced at the law firm of Pierson Wadhams Quinn Yates & Coffrin, LLP for many years. Lewie’s practice focuses on commercial real estate transactions, estate planning and administration, and general corporate work.  He is recognized by The Best Lawyers in America for his work in Real Estate Law.  Lewie is admitted to practice in Vermont and the United States District Court for the District of Vermont. He is a graduate of Gonzaga University School of Law.

Alexandrea L. Nelson has joined the firm as an associate attorney.  Prior to joining the firm, Alex served as a federal court judicial law clerk for three years.  First, she served as a law clerk to District Judge Dee V. Benson in the United States District Court for the District of Utah. Next, she clerked for Magistrate Judge Paul M. Warner, also in the United States District Court for the District of Utah.  Most recently, she clerked for Judge Peter W. Hall in the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.  Her practice focuses primarily on commercial litigation. Alex graduated first in her class and Order of the Coif from the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law.  She served as the managing editor of the Utah Law Review and a member of the SJQ Corporate Transactional Law Team.

Sheehey Litigator Kevin Lumpkin Presents at VBA Pro Bono Conference

On October 18, 2018, Sheehey attorney Kevin A. Lumpkin moderated a panel at the Vermont Bar Association’s Pro Bono Conference at the Vermont State House in Montpelier called “Landlord Tenant 101.” Kevin presented along with three other Vermont attorneys, addressing common topics that arise in landlord-tenant law with an emphasis on pro bono representation.  In 2016, Kevin won the Vermont Bar Association’s Distinguished Pro Bono Service Award for his work representing clients at a legal clinic at the Chittenden Superior Court.  Since 2016, Kevin has served on the Vermont Bar Association’s Pro Bono Committee.