Kaitlin N. Vigars

Albany; New York City
(518) 618-1221
(212) 759-4888 ext. 1221
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Ms. Vigars concentrates her practice in the areas of environment, energy, and telecommunications, including agency proceedings. She also has experience with land use and zoning matters, including siting of renewable energy and transmission projects and telecommunications infrastructure. Prior to joining Phillips Lytle, Ms. Vigars was an Appellate Court Attorney for the New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Third Department.

Admitted to Practice

  • New York
  • Massachusetts

Honors and Awards

  • City & State New York, Albany 40 Under 40, 2022
  • Cornelius J. Moynihan Award for Excellence in Editorial Publications, Boston College Law School, 2017
  • Pro Bono Excellence Award, Boston College Law School, 2017


  • Boston College Law School, J.D., 2017
  • Boston College, B.A., 2008

Judicial Clerkships

  • Law Clerk, Honorable Denis P. Cohen, Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas, 2017-2018


  • Spanish

Professional Associations

  • Albany County Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
    • Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources (SEER)
    • Section of State & Local Government Law
  • Capital District Women’s Bar Association
  • New York State Bar Association
    • Environmental & Energy Law Section
    • Women In Law Section
  • Women’s Energy Network
  • Women’s Wireless Leadership Forum

Past Activities

  • Wendell F. Grimes Moot Court Competition, Boston College Law School, Co-Chair, 2016-2017
  • Boston College Environmental Affairs Law Review, Editor in Chief, 2016-2017