Facey Goss & McPhee Receptionist Desk

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

Congratulations to Heather Z. Cooper - New Bankruptcy Judge in District of Vermont

The partners at Facey Goss & McPhee P.C. are happy to announce the appointment of Heather Z. Cooper, Esq. as the new bankruptcy judge in the District of Vermont.

Lateral Move Might Be an Upward Change

Many lawyers, including shareholders and associates, have joined FG&M laterally from other firms. We like to think the movement is not lateral but is upward. If you are interested in joining FG&M please send a letter of application and resume in complete confidence.

Four Facey Goss & McPhee Attorneys Named to 2022 Best Lawyers List

Four Facey Goss & McPhee Attorneys Named to 2022 Best Lawyers List

Congratulations to Us...AGAIN!

We've recently received the happy news that we are the Rutland Herald's Best of the Best Reader's Choice Award 2021 Winner for law firms.

We Are Hiring!

Facey Goss & McPhee P.C., a mid-sized Rutland, VT, law firm, is seeking a real estate paralegal to support our real estate group and business transactions practice areas.

Three Facey Goss & McPhee Attorneys Named to 2020 SuperLawyers List

Three Facey Goss & McPhee Attorneys Named to 2020 SuperLawyers List

Best U.S. News and World Report Rating Again

Continuing Our Best Lawyers and Best Law Firms Tradition

SEIA and REV Formalize Affilate Partnership

Renewable Energy Vermont (REV) is now an official SEIA Affiliate

Congratulations to Us!

Rutland Herald's Best of the Best Reader's Choice Award 2019

Environmental Initiatives Partnership

Green Lantern Development and Sugarbush Resort--another great partnership by a great client.

Another Win for FG&M!

FG&M Environmental Litigation Team Obtains Dismissal of Activists' Lawsuit Against Mosquito Control District

FG&M Attorney Heather Cooper to Present at Annual VBA Meeting

There's a lot happening at the annual Vermont Bar Association meeting to be held this year on March 22nd at the Lake Morey Resort.

Five FG&M Attorneys Honored as Top Business Lawyers in Vermont

Five FG&M Attorneys Honored as Top Business Lawyers in Vermont

Victory for Renewable Energy Developers

The VT Supreme Court overturning a Public Utility Commission decision may be a big win for developers.

More "Women in the Judiciary"

More on the "Women in the Judiciary" event organized by the Women's Division of the Vermont Bar Assocation

Women's Division of the Vermont Bar Association Event

The Women's Division of the Vermont Bar Association held a very well attended event this week. Read on.

Vermont Yankee Sale Approved by the Vermont Public Utility Commission

The Vermont Public Utility Commission approved the sale of the Vermont Yankee nuclear plant on December 6, 2018.

Green Lantern Solar Named One of Top Contractors in U.S.

Firm client Green Lantern Solar has been named one of the top solar contractors in the United States by Solar Power World Magazine.

Another Partner To Be Congratulated!

Partner Jack Facey was admitted to the Bar of the United States Supreme Court.

Congratulations, Rodney McPhee--Your Clients Have Spoken!

Attorney Rodney McPhee has earned a Martindale-Hubbell Client Champion Gold award two years running.

Adopt-A-Family and Adopt-A-Senior 2017

Making Christmas bright for those in need. . .

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.

Debating Future Use for Vermont Yankee Site

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

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.

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.

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.

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.