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Some of the content within our news stories was published when the firm was under the name of Kenlan, Schwiebert, Facey & Goss, P.C.


Attorney Jim Goss Interview in VT Bar Journal

See the Fall Issue of the Vermont Bar Journal for an in-depth interview with Attorney Jim Goss about his lifelong passion for Asian martial arts.

Attorney Kate Thomas on the RAFC Board of Directors.

The Rutland Area Food Co-op has added a new member to its Board of Directors--FG&M Attorney Kate Thomas.

Debating Future Use for Vermont Yankee Site

Now that the Vermont Yankee Power Plant has been decommissioned, what to do with the land?

Attorney Carpenter to Present at Land Use Law Seminar on 10/02/17

Attorney David G. Carpenter will be one of four presenters at a live one-day seminar in Burlington, Vermont.

Congratulations to Attorney Carpenter

Congratulations to Attorney David Carpenter for His Recent Appointment

FG&M Client's New Bennington Solar Project Moving Forward

Facey Goss & McPhee client Green Lantern Capital's new Bennington solar project is moving forward.

Two Clients Featured in Regional Plan Regarding Farming-Friendly

UVM Extension Service and Two Rivers Ottauquechee Regional Commission's New "Guide to Farming-Friendly Solar"

Department of Public Service Requests Evaluation of Utility Regulation

On April 10, the Vermont Department of Public Service called on the Public Service Board to undertake a "workshop process to broadly review emerging trends in the utility sector and to evaluate existing forms of Vermont regulation in light of these trends."

Kudos to Green Lantern Development

Green Lantern Development, Facey Goss & McPhee's largest renewable energy client, had a very successful 2016.

Attorney Paula McCann Quoted in USA Today Article

For some folks, the process of dying comes with less stress when it’s something of a laughing matter.

Vermont Law School: Attorney Katelyn Atwood in the Alumni Spotlight

Attorney Katelyn Atwood influential in advancement of veterans' causes.

Attorney Katelyn Atwood Named to Vermont Women's Fund Council

Vermont Women's Fund names two new council members: Katelyn Atwood and Missy Kraus.

Pownal Takes Lead in Solar-Powered Production

Facey Goss & McPhee’s renewable energy clients continue to make strides toward meeting Vermont’s green energy goals with smart, well-sited projects.

Attorney Carpenter in the News

Attorney David Carpenter made VPR News when he wrote them a note asking them to look into not only how Trump won his hometown and other towns, but why.

Baby, It's Cold Outside! Operation Bundle-Up

Heather Cooper and Lisa Clifford work to keep kids of Rutland County warm this winter. See the Rutland Herald article.

Media Release from Vermont Public Service Board

Vermont Public Service Board Proposes Changes to Net Metering

More Solar News

Public Service Board OKs Pownal Net Metering Facility

Attorneys Jack Facey and John Newman Presented at the VBA Annual Meeting

On October 14, 2016, two attorneys from Facey Goss & McPhee presented at the annual meeting of the Vermont Bar Association, held at the beautiful Lake Morey Resort in Fairlee, Vermont.

Stop Theft From Elders

Check out two recent blog posts from Attorney Paula McCann on how to stop theft from elders.

The Firm Welcomes New Associate

Facey Goss & McPhee Welcome Katelyn B. Atwood, Esq.

Yet Another Hit Scored by Energy & Utility Law Group

Racking Them Up: Yet Another Certificate of Public Good (#10!) for Solar Net Metering Facility

In Environmental News. . .

The State of Vermont is holding informational hearings at the end of August regarding a draft plan to restore water quality in Lake Champlain.

Article from VTDIGGER.ORG on Moon Brook Dispute

Article from VTDIGGER.ORG: "Rutland, Feds Get More Time to Agree on How to Heal Brook" by Adam Federman

FG&M's Energy and Utility Law Group Scores Another Hit

Another Certificate of Public Good (#9!) for Solar Net Metering Facility

150 Renewable Energy Advocates Oppose PSB's Drastic Net Metering Changes

The battle continues. More timely articles on public opposition to the Public Service Board's net metering revisions.

FG&M's Energy and Utility Law Group Scores Another Hit

Facey Goss & McPhee's Energy and Utility Law Group on July 15th secured another Certificate of Public Good from the Public Service Board for a 500 kW solar net metering facility.

PSB Proposes Revised Net Metering Rule

New Net Metering Rule Riling State's Environmental Groups

Attorney David Cooper Presented CLE Seminar

Attorney David Cooper was a presenter at a recent NBI continuing education seminar.

The Best Lawyers in America, 2016, Announced

The 22nd Edition of The Best Lawyers in America has once again recognized Kenlan, Schwiebert, Facey & Goss Attorneys

James P. W. Goss--A Good Attorney to Have on Your Side

Attorney and Partner James P. W. Goss has had a particularly busy past few years, with excellent results. Here is a brief history of some of his wins and accomplishments. Imagine what he could do for your business.

Atty. Cooper Wins VT Supreme Court Appeal for Clients

Attorney David R. Cooper successfully represented Zaremba Program Development, LLC, in defending and obtaining both a state land use (Act 250) permit and a local conditional use permit for a 9,100-square-foot Dollar General Store in Chester, Vermont.

Another Supreme Court Victory

Attorneys Blanchard and McPhee successfully defended Taft Hill Tree Farm and owners Eric and Patricia Scott from a title action brought by adjacent landowners.

Attorney Rodney E. McPhee Wins Supreme Court Decision

On June 6, 2014, the VT Supreme Court ruled in favor of Hale Mountain Fish & Game Club in an appeal by neighbors who have been trying to shut down the 60+-year-old club located in Shaftsbury, VT.

Attorney Paula McCann's Informative New Blog

Death and dying are not the taboo subjects they once were, and Paula has created an interesting and informative forum for just such conversations.