Alan Francis Sylvester

Alan Francis Sylvester

Wrongful Death Attorney
Burlington, VT




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About Me

Alan Sylvester has been representing personal injury claimants since 1964, and is a founding partner in the law firm of Sylvester and Maley. A fellow in theAmerican College of Trial Lawyers since 1982, Alan has been recognized by his peers as one of the top personal injury trial lawyers in Vermont for 40 years. Best Lawyers in America , the oldest and most respected peer-review...

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Richard T. Cassidy
Richard Cassidy

Burlington, VT

Over 3 years ago

Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

I know Alan well. Years ago I helped to defend a very serious personal injury case that Alan brought. I learned that he was a tough, smart adversary....
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1964 License Status: Authorized to practice law for the state of Vermont.
Last updated by Avvo: 11/18/2011
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Work Experience

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1975 – present

Sylvester & Maley, P.A.


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1964 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Albany Law School of Union University


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2012 Best Lawyer Medical Malpractice

Best Lawyers in America


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1981- present Fellow

American College of Trial Lawyers

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1974 In Defense of Medical Malpractice Claims

Burlington Free Press

1973 Cross Examination of defense expert in soft tissue injury cases

Vermont Trial Lawyers

Speaking Engagements

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1979 Cross Examination of defense expert

at Trial of Personal Injury Cases

Numerous Presentations in Personal Injury, wrongful death, and medical malpractice

at Vermont Association for Justice; VBA

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