Joy Hovestadt

Joy Hovestadt
Legal Research Librarian

Phone: 617-573-8075
[email protected]


Before coming to Suffolk Joy worked in the Champlain College library’s circulation department. She also served as an Assistant City Attorney in Burlington, VT. Prior to her time in Vermont she served as Law Clerk to the Honorable Michael G. Moses in Montana’s 13th Judicial District Court. During law school Joy was a Staff Editor and Production Editor for the Vermont Journal of Environmental Law, and worked for the Conservation Law Foundation and the Windham County, VT, State’s Attorney.


  • B.A., History, Mount St. Mary’s University
  • MLIS, Louisiana State University
  • J.D., Vermont Law School