Peter H. Carter

Of Counsel

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P.O. Box 909
Norwich, VT 05055-0909

Tel: 802-865-6375
Fax: 802-295-3344

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Practice Areas:


  • J.D, Vermont Law School, 1978
  • B.A., Harvard College, 1969

Prior Experience:

  • Senior Partner, Hershenson, Carter, Scott & McGee, P.C.

Professional and Community Activities:

  • Member, Vermont Bar Association
  • Member, New Hampshire Bar Association


  • Vermont
  • New Hampshire


Peter Carter joined the firm Of Counsel in 2021.  His practices focuses on corporate, real estate, estate planning, estate administration and land conservation in Vermont and New Hampshire.

Peter is a former member of the Board of Trustees of Vermont Law School. He was educated at Milton Academy (1965) and Harvard College (B.A. 1969) where he was head coach of the Harvard ski team (1971-75). He graduated from Vermont Law School (J.D. 1978). Peter was Law Clerk to the Vermont District Courts (1978-79) and was admitted to practice in the State and Federal courts of Vermont and New Hampshire in 1979.

Peter is currently the President of the Board of Directors of Willing Hands, a non-profit corporation that collects excess fruits, vegetables and other healthy foods from grocery stores and local farms and redistributes them to needy community members in the Upper Valley of Vermont and New Hampshire.