Justice of the Peace

Justice of the Peace is a position created by the Vermont constitution in 1777. Over 1,800 people hold the position in Vermont. According to the Secretary of State’s JP Guide, mandatory duties include participating as a member of the board of civil authority, by serving as an election official and assisting on Election Day, sitting on tax appeals and serving as a member of the board of tax abatement. JPs can also officiate weddings, give oaths and can act as notaries if registered at the county courthouse.

Gordon Barnaby 802-889-3736
Sarah Buxton 802-233-0274
Euclid Farnham 802-889-3458
Marsha Higgins 802-889-5576
Rob Howe 802-889-3704
John O’Brien 802-889-3474
Helen O’Donnell 802-763-8985