M. Cecilia Daly

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Providence College (B.A. History, 1983)

Vermont Law School (J.D. 1990)


Professional Experience

Partner, Daly & Daly, P.C. (2004 - present)

General Counsel, Vermont Department of Housing and Community Affairs, Agency of Commerce & Community Development (2000-2004). Provided legal counsel to the Commissioner, the Vermont Community Development Program and its Board, the Housing Division, the Planning Division, and the Division for Historic Preservation. Also served as Acting Director of the Vermont Community Development Program for a portion of that period.

Associate, Doremus, Kantor & Daly (1997 – 2000). General practice with emphasis on commercial transactions, banking law and development law.

Assistant Counsel, Vermont Department of Banking, Insurance, Securities and Health Care Administration (1992 - 1997). Provided counsel to the Banking and Insurance Divisions in general and regulatory functions, and acted as legislative liaison for bills of interest to the Commissioner and Deputy Commissioners.

Associate, Van Buiten, Helmuth, Lobe & Rees (1990 - 1992). General Practice.


Professional Memberships:

State Bar of Vermont (1990)

United States District Court for the District of Vermont (1991)

Vermont Bar Association


Community Activities

City of Burlington, Church Street Marketplace District Commission, Commissioner (2007 - 2015)

City of Burlington, Conservation Board, Member (2000-2003)

Lake Champlain Regional Chamber of Commerce, Smart Growth/Permitting Study Committee (2000)

Lake Champlain Regional Chamber of Commerce, Government Affairs Committee (1999)

Lake Champlain Regional Chamber of Commerce, Economic Development Study Committee (1999)

Burlington Business Association (1999)