Lewis K. Sussman

Of Counsel

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30 Main Street, 6th Floor
P.O. Box 66
Burlington, VT 05402-0066

Tel: 802-865-6372
Fax: 802-864-6815

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Practice Areas:


  • J.D., Gonzaga University School of Law, 1977
  • B.A., University of Vermont, 1973

Prior Experience:

  • 1989–2018, Pierson Wadhams Quinn Yates & Coffrin, LLP
  • 1982–1988, Carroll, Sussman & Obuchowski
  • 1977–1982, Law Offices of Saul Lee Agel

Professional and Community Activities:

  • Member, Vermont Bar Association
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, Chittenden Bar Association
  • Adjunct Faculty, Champlain College of Business Law (1977 – 2016)
  • Former President, Vermont Kidney Association
  • Former Director, Northern Vermont M.S. Society


  • Vermont
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Vermont


Lewis K. Sussman joined the firm Of Counsel in 2018.  Lewie has 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.

Notable Representations:

  • Represents seller of investment advisory business
  • Represents seller of tax preparation service business
  • Represents seller of insurance agency
  • Represents landlord regarding leasing of office space
  • Represents private trust re: liquidation of extensive real estate assets
  • Represents several real estate developers
  • Represents a wide variety of estate planning clients