Anything is possible when you have the right team on your side.

It's a simple concept that continues to serves us well: assemble a team of like-minded people striving for excellence and good things are bound to happen. That's how we approach our hiring strategy, and it's how we choose the partners we work with, in our industry and our communities.

Players in the legal community.

Downs Rachlin Martin is the exclusive member firm in Vermont for Lex Mundi – the world’s leading network of independent law firms with in-depth experience in 100+ countries worldwide.

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As part of the Lex Mundi global network, we can provide our clients with preferred access to more than 21,000 lawyers around the world – all from a single point of contact.

Individually, each Lex Mundi member firm is a leader in its local market. Collectively, Lex Mundi firms provide global legal resources with unmatched depth and breadth. Working with other Lex Mundi firms, we are able to seamlessly handle our clients’ most challenging cross-border transactions and disputes.

Participants in our local communities.

The founders of Downs Rachlin instilled in all of us the fundamental belief that it is important to be involved in and give back to the communities in which we live. As such, all Downs Rachlin's directors, attorneys and staff are encouraged to participate in both regional and local chambers and associations, and to support non-profits dedicated to service. Here are some of those organizations:

  • Access to Justice Campaign c/o The Vermont Bar Foundation
  • Associated Industries of Vermont (AIV)
  • Brain Injury Association of Vermont
  • Burlington Business Association (BBA)
  • Business & Industry Association of NH (BIA-NH)
  • Central Vermont Chamber of Commerce
  • Fairbanks Museum & Planetarium
  • Flynn Center for the Performing Arts
  • Friends of Norris Cotton Cancer Center
  • Hanover Area Chamber of Commerce (HACC)
  • Lake Champlain Regional Chamber of Commerce (LCRCC)
  • Littleton Area Chamber of Commerce
  • New Hampshire Businesses for Social Responsibility
  • New Hampshire Campaign for Legal Services
  • New Hampshire Public Radio
  • Newport City Renaissance Corp.
  • Renewable Energy Vermont
  • St. Johnsbury Chamber of Commerce
  • Vermont Banker’s Association
  • Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility
  • Vermont Chamber of Commerce
  • Vermont Environmental Consortium (VEC)
  • Vermont Public Radio
  • Vermont Public Television
  • Vermont Ski Areas Association (VSAA)
  • Vermont Nursing Association (VNA)
  • Vermont Women’s Fund

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