Richard Edward McCormick

Richard Edward McCormick is based in the Burlington, Vermont office and provides expertise across JLGI practice areas. Richard received his Juris Doctor degree from Vermont Law School. After clerkships with the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania and the Vermont Defender General, he entered private practice. Skilled in many facets of law, Mr. McCormick focused chiefly on civil and criminal litigation and representation of indigent clients. He has successfully tried hundreds of cases before courts and juries throughout Vermont. Richard is a member of the Vermont Bar and the National Lawyers’ Guild. A native of the Laurel Highlands region of Pennsylvania, Mr. McCormick received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and Philosophy from the Pennsylvania State University. Outside of the courtroom and office, he can be found writing, playing, and listening to live music. Richard lives with his partner and two sons in the mountains of Northern Vermont.