John Cain
~Of Counsel

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John has been working with Vermonters on their corporate, probate, estate planning, and elder law issues for over thirty years. He brings sophisticated training and experience to his practice. He has lectured extensively on probate practice and trust and estates. He is a counselor to trustees of private foundations and an adviser to individuals and businesses. He is a member of the National Association of Elder Law Attorneys. He served as an Administrative Editor of the Notre Dame Law Review.
  • Wills
  • Trusts and Estates
  • Probate
  • University of Vermont (B.A., 1973)
  • University of Notre Dame (J.D., 1978)
  • Vermont, 1978
  • United States District Court, District of Vermont, 1978
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, 2000
  • United States Supreme Court, 2000
  • Associate Editor, Notre Dame Law Review, 1976-1977
  • Administrative Editor, Notre Dame Law Review, 1977-1978
  • Honor Code Council, 1977-1978
  • Author, “Nonconsensual Surgery: The Unkindest Cut of All,” 53 Notre Dame L. Rev. 291 (1977)
AFFILIATIONS and MEMBERSHIPS (and Community Service):
  • State of Vermont Professional Responsibility Board, Panel Member
  • Chittenden County Bar Association
  • Vermont Bar Association
  • Board Member, Victoria Buffum Foundation and Fletcher Allen Health Care