Attorney Jeremy Hoff joined Stackpole & French Law Offices in 2008. He assists clients primarily in the areas of real estate, land use, energy and utility regulation, civil litigation, and general corporate matters. Jeremy’s practice areas often converge, which has enabled him to effectively serve as local general counsel to an international client base of individuals, families, businesses, and other organizations with interests in Vermont.

Jeremy’s real estate and land use practice is varied, including a broad range of residential and commercial transactions, financing, subdivision and permitting, development, construction, land conservation, condominium formation and serving as counsel to homeowner associations, tax appeals, landlord/tenant disputes, and foreclosures. He represents clients before municipal Development Review Boards, District Environmental (Act 250) Commissions, and in the Vermont Environmental Court on development and land use concerns.

Jeremy assists energy and utility clients on regulatory affairs, real estate, right of way, and easement matters, as well as general operational concerns. His experience in this area includes contract formation and obtaining regulatory approvals for purchases of hydro-electric, wind, and nuclear power resources, financing and bonding for capital improvements and equity purchases, ratemaking and tariff design, resource planning, and permitting for renewable energy generation facilities. Jeremy also appears regularly before the Vermont Public Service Board on a variety of matters with state-wide policy implications.

Jeremy is admitted to practice in the state courts of Vermont and Iowa, as well as the United States District Court and United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Vermont.

Jeremy is a graduate of the University of Vermont (B.A. 1999) and Vermont Law School, having received a Master of Studies in Environmental Law (M.S.E.L.) in 2004 and J.D. in 2007. Prior to joining the firm Jeremy served as Law Clerk to the Legislative Council of the Vermont Legislature, performing legislative drafting and research and providing legal counsel to state legislators in the areas of agriculture, commerce, economic development, and environmental regulation. Between college and law school Jeremy held various positions in sales and marketing for Raytheon Company and the Harpoon Brewery.