Montroll & Backus, PC Attorneys At Law View of Lake Champlain, Burlington, VT

Criminal Defense

If you or someone you care about has been charged with a crime, then you need advice from a competent and experienced attorney. At Montroll, Backus & Oettinger, P.C., we have the skills and experience to give the advice you need and to guide you through a difficult time. Rob Backus has handled a high volume of state criminal cases through his work as public defender, contract counsel, and private counsel on matters including adult offenders, juvenile offenders, and parents at risk of having their parental rights terminated. Mark Oettinger handles the full range of federal criminal cases, including drug cases, firearms violations, and white collar crimes. Mark’s expertise in immigration law affords him the ability to see the big picture when representing non-citizens. He understands the immigration consequences of criminal convictions, which is critical for clients who are non-resident aliens or green card holders. Mark also has experience representing clients who are subject to extradition.

Attorneys Experienced in Criminal Defense

Rob Backus, Esq.

Rob Backus

Rob has been an attorney since 1985, giving him deep knowledge in a variety of areas. Rob is experienced in Administrative, Appeals, Criminal Defense, DUI, Family, Juvenile, Government, Civil & Commercial Litigation, Neighbor Disputes, Professional Licensing and Traffic Offenses.

Mark Oettinger, Esq.
Montroll & Backus, P.C. Attorneys At Law Burlington, VT
Montroll & Backus, P.C. Attorneys At Law Burlington, VT


Montroll, Backus & Oettinger, P.C.
135 College Street
Burlington, VT 05401
(802) 540-0250
(802) 540-0263

Hours of Operation
Monday through Friday
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Other times by appointment.