Thomas P. Aicher, Esq. L'90, a partner in the Rutland, Vermont law firm of Cleary, Shahi & Aicher, has recently been named Special Counsel for the National Ski Areas Association. Mr. Aicher was assigned to this national ski industry role by Michael Berry, President of NSAA, at a recent
meeting in Squaw Valley California. NSAA is the national trade association of U.S. ski area operators and industry support businesses headquartered in Englewood, Colorado.
Mr. Aicher's litigation and trial practice is based in Vermont and includes among other areas, defense and risk management for ski and summer resort operators as well as other recreational business landowners, operators and equipment suppliers. He regularly presents to ski industry audiences on risk management and sporting injury litigation. He has been a member of the Association of Ski Defense Attorneys since 1993, served two terms on the Board of Directors, and served as President in 2004-2005.
Mr. Aicher lives in North Clarendon, Vermont with his wife Kelly and their son Jack.