Burlington, VT: The Vermont Supreme Court has appointed Attorney Timothy C. Doherty, Jr. of the northern New England law firm Downs Rachlin Martin to serve on the Board of Directors of the Vermont Bar Foundation, a nonprofit fundraising organization that supports access to justice programs for low-income Vermonters.
Tim Doherty is a Director at Downs Rachlin Martin’s Burlington Office. He focuses his practice on complex civil litigation and white collar criminal defense. “I am very honored that the Vermont Supreme Court has appointed me to serve on the Board of Directors of the Vermont Bar Foundation,” said Doherty. “I look forward to contributing to the Vermont Bar Foundation’s essential mission.”
Founded in 1982, the Vermont Bar Foundation was created for the purpose of improving the administration of justice and to support the advancement of the science of jurisprudence. It achieves its mission through the support of legal aid providers, law school clinics and more. Since its inception, the Foundation has raised and distributed more than $17,000,000 to access to justice programs.