Stephen L. Saltonstall is a Vermont trial lawyer whose practice concentrates on state court and federal court civil litigation of all kinds, including business litigation, personal injury, wrongful death, employment law (including sexual harassment), will contests, professional discipline and licensing, administrative hearings including zoning and environmental matters, and civil rights and civil liberties.
Steve is also a criminal defense lawyer who handles misdemeanor cases, including marijuana and other drug possession cases, domestic violence and assault, shoplifting, unlawful mischief, trespass, and disorderly conduct, as well as felonies, from major drug busts to burglary, armed robbery, sexual assault, manslaughter, and murder cases.
Stephen Saltonstall's offices are in Manchester Center, Vermont, one of Bennington County's major towns.
He appears in all Vermont Courts. His criminal defense cases are concentrated in Vermont state courts in Bennington, Brattleboro, Rutland, and Middlebury. Steve's civil trial work is done primarily in the state courts in Bennington, Newfane, Rutland, Middlebury, and Woodstock. He does federal civil litigation in Brattleboro, Rutland, and Burlington.