Robert H. Rushford

rrushford@gravelshea.com

Bob Rushford was admitted to the Vermont bar in 1988. After serving as a law clerk to the Hon. Albert W. Coffrin, U.S. District Court Judge, District of Vermont, from 1988-1989, he practiced in a general practice firm which had a strong concentration in real estate and land use development law. He joined Gravel & Shea in 1996 and became a partner in 2000.

At Gravel & Shea, Bob’s practice focuses on real estate and land use development, providing a full range of real estate services including title work, commercial property purchases, sales and leasing, subdivision and planned unit project development and permitting, and residential purchases and sales.

Education

  • Yale University, LL.M. 1991
  • University of Pittsburgh, J.D. 1988, summa cum laude, Order of the Coif, David Stahl Memorial Award, Note Editor, University of Pittsburgh Law Review
  • University of Vermont, B.A. 1984

Honors

  • Named 2011 Burlington Lawyer of the Year for Real Estate Law in Best Lawyers in America
  • Listed in Best Lawyers in America (2007-2014)
  • Listed in Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business (2003-2013)
  • Listed in New England Super Lawyers (2011)
  • Author, Under a Cloak of Olive Drab, 47 University of Pittsburgh Law Review, 1988

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Member, Chittenden County, Vermont and American Bar Associations