Gary F. Karnedy

Gary F. Karnedy: Attorney with Primmer Piper Eggleston & Cramer PC AV stamp icon


Gary Karnedy concentrates his practice in the areas of commercial, regulatory and administrative litigation, as well as employment law. He is known for taking a balanced approach to litigation, and working hand-in-hand with regulators to resolve issues. The respect that he has gained from Vermont regulators creates a positive environment conducive to efficient resolution of complex business challenges.

Gary also advises clients on personnel and employment issues and, when necessary, defends them from employment law claims. He represents clients in court and before state and federal agencies such as the Vermont Department of Financial Regulation, the Vermont Attorney General’s Office, and the U.S. and Vermont Department of Labor.

Gary is Primmer’s Managing Partner.

Associate Counsel, U.S. House of Representatives Subcommittee on Select Education and Civil Rights, 1994.

Areas of Practice (6)

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Insurance Defense
  • Employment Law
  • Civil Practice
  • Administrative Law
  • Government Relations

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
802-448-8877  Phone
802-864-0880 x1209  Phone
802-864-0328  Fax
University Attended:
University of Vermont, B.S., cum laude, 1987
Law School Attended:
Boston College Law School, J.D., 1992
Year of First Admission:
2010, US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit; 1993, US District Court - New Hampshire; 1995, US District Court - Vermont; 1995, Vermont; 1994, District of Columbia; 1992, New Hampshire
Chittenden County Bar Association
Washington County Bar Association
Vermont Lawyers Assistance Program
American Bar Association
Association of Defense Trial Attorneys
Vermont Business Roundtable
Central Vermont Chamber of Commerce

Peer Reviews

  • 4.6/5.0 (9 reviews)
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  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Managing Partner on 12/02/16 in Civil Practice

    Gary combines the highest level of advocacy skills with a strong communication, interpersonal and problem-solving skills.An excellent lawyer.

    Gary combines the highest level of advocacy skills with a strong communication, interpersonal and problem-solving skills.An excellent lawyer. Read less

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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 02/13/18 in Litigation

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Burlington, Vermont

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