Spotlight: VT AG Charity Clark

Professional background: Charity Clark was elected as Vermont’s 28th Attorney General in 2022. Prior to taking office, AG Clark served as chief of staff under former Attorney General T.J. Donovan. From 2014 to 2018, AG Clark was an assistant attorney general in the Public Protection Division. Early in her career, she was an associate at Downs Rachlin Martin in Burlington and later at Orrick in New York City.

Key priorities since becoming AG:

  • Tackling climate change and safeguarding Vermont’s natural environment
  • Fighting for small business and consumers
  • Prioritizing public safety and criminal justice reform

Education:  AG Clark earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from the University of Vermont and then earned a J.D. from Boston College Law School.

Personal: AG Clark resides in Williston and she has a daughter.