Brendan P. Donahue, Esq.  


Practicing law since 1997, Brendan Donahue regularly practices before the Vermont Supreme Court, the United States District Court for the District of Vermont, all Vermont Superior Courts and the Vermont Department of Labor. In addition, Brendan has successfully represented clients in New Hampshire, Maine, Connecticut and Massachusetts. He handles a wide range of litigation and appellate matters for both injured individuals and insurers but concentrates his practice primarily in the areas of personal injury, civil liability, workers’ compensation and insurance coverage.



1997 Juris Doctorate, graduating cum laude from Vermont Law School

1998 Master of Studies in Environmental Law, Vermont Law School

1993 B.A. in Philosophy, Bates College

Bar Admissions: Vermont, New Hampshire, Connecticut



Reported Cases:

  • Bonanno v. Verizon Bus. Network Sys, 2014 VT 24
  • Quincy Mutual Fire Ins. Co. v. Crispo, 80 Mass.App. 484 (2011)
  • Pease v. Windsor Development Review Bd., 2011 VT 103
  • Patch v. Springfield School Dist., 2009 VT 117
  • Carvalho v. Estate of Carvalho, 2009 VT 60
  • Tateosian v. State of Vermont, 2007 VT 136
  • Morrissey v. Carroll, 2006 WL 5838197
  • Progressive Ins. Co. v. Wasoka, 2005 VT 76
  • Mead v. Western Slate, Inc., 2004 VT 11
  • In re Dept. of Bldgs. and General Services, 2003 VT 92
  • Smith v. Nationwide, 2003 VT 61
  • Murray v. Luzenac Corp., 2003 VT 37