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Workers Compensation

How a Work Injury Impacts an Entire Family

Workers’ compensation claims have a wider impact than most people realize. This is because a work injury affects not just the injured worker but their entire family. Workers’ compensation benefits are…

Firm News

Biggam Fox Skinner is Celebrating 40 Years! Part Two

Forty years ago, our firm was born when Pat Biggam opened his own law firm in Montpelier with two partners. The firm has seen a lot of changes since 1979—from changing technologies and advertising practices,…

Workers Compensation

What Should I Do Immediately Following a Workplace Injury?

Regardless of safety measures, accidents in the workplace happen all the time. No one wants to be hurt at work, especially if the injury is serious enough to need medical attention or take you out of work.…

Community

Kids’ Chance of Vermont Funds $71,000 in Scholarships for Children of Injured Workers

Left to right: Annika Green (Staff Attorney, Dept of Labor), Dirk Anderson (General Counsel, Department of Labor), Chaice Lopez (scholarship recipient for past two years, in Construction Management at…

Firm News

Biggam Fox Skinner is Celebrating 40 Years!

Forty years ago, our firm was born when Pat Biggam opened his own law firm in Montpelier with two partners. The firm has seen a lot of changes since 1979—from changing technologies and advertising practices,…

Workers' Compensation

Am I Entitled to Permanent Disability Benefits in Vermont?

In the Vermont workers' compensation system, permanent disability benefits are a type of benefit awarded to workers who have sustained such serious or debilitating injuries that they are left with lifelong…

Attorneys

What Can Happen If I Don’t Hire a Workers’ Compensation Attorney?

If you've ever been hurt at work, you have likely relied on your employer to take care of you. After all, it's not just the right thing for the company to do—they are required by law to pay for many aspects…

Workers' Compensation

Post With Caution: Social Media And Your Vermont Workers' Compensation Case

Social media has become an inescapable part of life but people often forget that their online activity can have consequences in the real world. If you have a workers' compensation claim, your posts could…

Community

Help Biggam Fox Skinner Fight Hunger in Your Community

Participate in the 3rd Annual Lawyers Fighting Hunger Food Drive: September 9-20 This September, Biggam Fox Skinner will join Attorney General TJ Donovan and other Vermont law firms to take part in the…

Attorneys

Attorneys Biggam & Groff Selected to Best Lawyers in America® 2020

Biggam Fox Skinner LLP is known throughout Vermont for being a caring team of attorneys who all go above and beyond for our clients. Two members of our law firm who strongly embody our principles are Attorney-Partner…

"On at least two occasions, Kelly talked with me on the phone months before I was even a client. Having Kelly and Tasha on my side has greatly decreased my level of stress. The people at Biggam Fox Skinner truly care."
- Lisa
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