Providing our clients with expertise, guidance and direction in the areas of Personal Injury, Business, Real Estate and Family Law.
Representation in the areas of:
Divorce & Separation
Bergeron, Paradis & Fitzpatrick is a full-service Vermont law firm providing comprehensive and high-quality legal services to individuals and businesses.
We understand that you have many options when deciding among Vermont law firms. Our enthusiastic and confident team of lawyers and support staff successfully handles legal matters involving divorce and family law, real estate, personal injury and negligence, business transactions, criminal defense, estate planning, and employment law. Criminal defense lawyers at Bergeron, Paradis & Fitzpatrick represent clients in all state and federal courts in Vermont.
At Bergeron, Paradis & Fitzpatrick, we are committed to providing superior service in a timely and professional manner. This commitment extends to all of our clients, whether they are large lending institutions, national corporations, small business owners, or individuals. The combined experience of our attorneys allows us to handle complex legal matters while providing the personalized service that clients can only expect from a smaller law firm. With offices in both Burlington and Essex Junction, we look forward to assisting you in meeting your legal needs.
Call Bergeron, Paradis & Fitzpatrick
Whether you are looking for a personal injury attorney, a criminal lawyer or divorce advice, want to purchase a home or update your will, we are here to assist you. If you have a legal matter and require a lawyer who provides ethical and comprehensive representation, call the law firm of Bergeron, Paradis & Fitzpatrick in Burlington and Essex Junction at 802-863-1191.
John J. Bergeron
Jack is a lifelong resident of Burlington, where he has practiced law since 1973. He started his career as a deputy, then chief deputy state’s attorney in Chittenden County, before going into private practice. Jack is an experienced litigator, providing a full range of civil litigation services to his clients throughout Vermont, in the areas of personal injury, domestic relations, contract law, education and business law. In the area of personal injury, Jack has successfully resolved hundreds of claims with verdicts or settlements ranging from as little as ten thousand to in excess of a million dollars. While Jack’s primary focus is in the area of trial work, he also serves as a mediator and/or arbitrator for other attorneys and their clients, as well as counsel to a number of business and non-business clients. Jack has been recognized by his peers as a Preeminent Attorney in Martindale-Hubbell. He and his wife Cathy have three adult children, and can usually be found boating on the lake or hiking in the mountains on the weekends.
Primary Areas of Practice
Complex Civil Litigation and Injury Law
Catholic University of America (J.D.)
St. Michael’s College (B.A.)
Bar Admissions and Affiliations
Board of Trustees, St. Michael’s College
Vermont State and Federal Courts for the District of Vermont
Second Circuit Court of Appeals
Chittenden County and Vermont Bar Associations
Vermont for Justice Association
American Association for Justice