Montpelier, Vermont | Insurance Defense

Our Firm

Resolving conflicts for individual and corporate clients.

William N. Theriault established his law practice in Montpelier at the turn of the 20th century and partnered with his son-in-law Fletcher Joslin in 1946. After more than one hundred years, Theriault & Joslin  thrives as a successful litigation and insurance defense practice in our state’s capital, contributing to the evolution and development of Vermont law. At Theriault & Joslin, P.C., we are principally dedicated to handling matters in litigation. The firm’s trial practice focuses on civil litigation, with an emphasis on the defense of workers’ compensation, medical malpractice and personal injury matters. The need for legal representation is often driven by the need for an outcome, whether that outcome is the appropriate resolution of a disputed claim, obtaining judicial determination of an insurance coverage dispute, or the purchase and sale of real estate, Theriault & Joslin understands that need, and has an experienced team of attorneys and professionals who work closely with the client to make an early assessment, define the range of potential outcomes, and set goals for the successful resolution of the matter. Theriault & Joslin is equipped to exceed the needs of individual and corporate clients. In addition to its comprehensive library and other resources, the firm maintains an information management system that is designed to be flexible and meet specific requirements, including specialized reporting, task coding and electronic billing procedures. The firm carries Martindale-Hubbell’s® highest AV rating and is an A.M. Best’s Recommended Insurance Defense Firm, having held this distinction for more than half a century.