Our experienced team of knowledgeable professionals work diligently to ensure your transaction proceeds as smoothly as possible from start to finish.
BRIAN J. STARK, Attorney
Brian J. Stark has been representing the interests of Vermont real estate clients since 2003. Previously affiliated with other high-volume real estate law firms in the greater Burlington area, Brian has the experience and depth and breadth of knowledge necessary to provide buyers and sellers of Vermont real estate with comprehensive counsel on the legal aspects of the real estate transaction process.
Originally from Grand Rapids, Michigan, Brian obtained his bachelor’s degree from Ball State University, where he majored in urban and regional planning, and obtained both his Juris Doctor and a master’s degree in environmental law from Vermont Law School. Subsequently, Brian has been admitted to practice in both Vermont and Indiana. Outside of the office, Brian is an avid cyclist, swimmer, and skier.
ASHLEY LAROSE, Paralegal
Ashley LaRose, RP® is a paralegal at Stark Law, PLLC, where she assists with our clients’ purchase and refinance transactions. Since 2007, Ashley has worked in the real estate law areas of transactional real estate, both residential and commercial; foreclosure work; and renewable energy permitting. Ashley is also board member of the Vermont Paralegal Organization and associated member of the Vermont Bar Association. In 2012, Ashley achieved the designation of PACE Registered Paralegal® through the National Federation of Paralegal Associations. PACE® (Paralegal Advanced Competency Exam®) is a proficiency-based, voluntary exam designed to test the competency level of experienced paralegals.
PIER BRILEY, Legal Assistant
Pier Briley joined the Stark Law PLLC team in the Summer of 2018. Previously, she worked in Tennessee politics for 11 years before moving from her hometown of Nashville to Vermont in 2007 to work for the Essex Westford School District for the next 10 years.
Pier graduated from the University of Tennessee with a B.A. in Political Science. When not in the office, you can find Pier running on a dirt road or hiking a mountain with her two daughters and her husky.
ASHLEY L. POST, Attorney
Ashley Post joined Stark Law, PLLC in the spring of 2018. Previously, Ashley clerked for a practitioner in Waterbury, Vermont, performing title work for real estate transactions.
In 2010, Ashley moved from her hometown of Glen Head, New York, to Vermont. She graduated from The University of Vermont in 2014 with a BA in political science and history, and subsequently earned her Juris Doctor from Vermont Law School, graduating cum laude in 2017. When not in the office, Ashley enjoys snowboarding, horseback riding, and helping her family business, transporting horses.
SANELA ORIC, Paralegal
Sanela Oric is a paralegal at Stark Law PLLC, where she handles purchase and refinance transactions. Sanela has worked in the legal field since 2014, but it was not until recently that she had the opportunity to do what she really enjoys: help people close on their homes. Sanela understands how important it is for everyone to find that “perfect” place; that is why she works hard to make every transaction the least stressful and easygoing as possible. When not in the office, Sanela loves spending time outdoors by the water, alongside her husband and their three kids. Sanela also enjoys home improvement projects and interior design.
Jared Blake joined Stark Law, PLLC in the Summer of 2018. Originally from California, Jared moved to Virginia to attend Liberty University where he graduated with a B.A. in International Relations in 2010. After graduation, Jared worked in business until he attended Liberty University School of Law where he graduated in 2018. While in law school, Jared clerked for the Liberty University Office of Legal Affairs where he was exposed to a wide array of business, real estate and educational issues. When Jared is not in the office, he enjoys exploring the outdoors, golfing and snowboarding.
EVE TUTTLE, Closing Coordinator
Eve Tuttle discovered her passion for real estate in the beginning stages of buying her home in 2017. Eve takes pride in her excellent customer service skills, her experience and patience in a high-volume setting, and she enjoys establishing lasting relationships. Outside of the office, Eve enjoys boating, working out, home improvement projects, and spending time with her family.