Vermont is a small state with a lot of lawyers.
How are you going to choose the attorney that will best serve you?

MURDOCH HUGHES & TWAROG, Attorneys at Law, P.C., is a small law firm located in downtown Burlington, Vermont. We have been recognized by our Vermont peers and nationally for our legal representation of clients in all areas of divorce, parentage, and family law, state and federal criminal defense, and adoption and assisted fertility law, and landlord/tenant matters. We also represent clients in Vermont and from around the world in the areas of adoption law and assisted reproductive technology (ART) including gestational surrogacy agreements, gamete donor contracts, embryo donation agreements, birth certificate amendments, and parentage orders. In case of an after-hours emergency, our 24-hour answering service makes us available when you need us most.

Meet Our Team of Attorneys:

Frank J. Twarog

Frank J. Twarog

Attorney at Law

State & Federal Criminal Defense and Divorce & Family Law

James W. Murdoch

James W. Murdoch

Attorney at Law

Divorce & Family Law and State & Federal Criminal Defense

Kurt M. Hughes

Kurt M. Hughes

Attorney at Law

Adoption Law & ART Law and Divorce & Family Law

Michelle A. Tarnelli

Michelle A. Tarnelli

Attorney at Law

Adoption Law & ART Law and Divorce & Family Law

Samantha V. Lednicky

Samantha V. Lednicky

Attorney at Law

Criminal Law, Family Law & Landlord/Tenant Matters

Legal Practice Areas

Murdoch Hughes & Twarog is recognized by their peers as outstanding advocates in the areas of divorce and family law, state and federal criminal defense, adoption law, and assisted reproductive technology (ART) law. If you are looking for a team of attorneys that will provide you with personal service and attention to detail, you’ve found them.