Brian P. Monaghan, Esq.

Brian MonaghanCo-founder of the firm, Brian focuses his practice primarily on Vermont cities, towns, villages, and other municipal entities.
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Claudine C. Safar, Esq.

Claudine SafarClaudine predominantly practices in the areas of land use, planning, zoning, civil litigation, and appellate practice.
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Steven R. Ducham, Esq.

Steven DuchamSteve joined the firm in 2013, bringing with him his deep experience in real estate transactions.
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About Our Firm

From land use permitting to estate planning, local government law to employment disputes — Monaghan Safar Ducham is a comprehensive yet specialized law firm. We practice environmental, real estate and business law, estate planning, litigation, governmental, employment and labor law, and family law.

With offices in Burlington and St. Albans, Vermont, we are committed to providing exceptional legal services in an approachable and efficient manner.

Our clients come from both the public and private sectors, including municipalities, electric utilities, realtors, landowners, and business owners. Our team of attorneys is endowed with a deep knowledge of the law and expertise in our disciplines. We are licensed to practice in Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine, United States District Court for the District of Vermont, United States District Court for the District of Maine, and the United States Second Circuit Court of Appeals.