R. Marshall Witten


Real estate, liquor licensing, employment and discrimination law, civil litigation (including zoning and land-use matters), contracts, regulatory matters.

Education: University of Massachusetts at Amherst (B.A. summa cum laude); Vermont Law School (J.D. magna cum laude).  Phi Beta Kappa. Vermont Law Review – Senior Managing Editor.

Court Admissions: Admitted to practice before all state courts of Vermont and New York; United States District Court, District of Vermont.

Professional and Service Positions: Prior to joining the firm in 2013, Merrill was an Appellate Court Attorney at the State of New York Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Third Judicial Department in Albany, New York, where she reviewed all varieties of civil and criminal disputes on appeal before the Court.

Merrill is also a member of the Vermont Bar Association, a contributor to the Supreme Court of Vermont Law Blog (SCOV Law) and on the Board of the Northshire Young Professionals.

Personal Interests: Hiking, running, birdwatching, and yoga.