Seth H. Salinger

Seth H. Salinger

Seth is of counsel, practicing in the areas of business litigation, intellectual property, construction law, consumer law, personal injury, criminal defense, and general tort law.

Seth represents corporations and individual clients in a variety of business and other matters. He serves as vice president and general counsel to a real estate development firm. He has extensive experience in all phases of civil litigation, has tried cases in various state and federal courts, and has represented clients before a variety of administrative agencies.

Seth has been practicing law in the Boston area since 1989. He was an associate at the Boston firm of Looney and Grossman from 1989 to 1996. In 1996, he formed a solo practice. From 1999 to 2002, he was a panel attorney of Suffolk Lawyers for Justice, the Massachusetts public criminal defenders program for Suffolk County. He joined Cumsky & Levin LLP in May, 2002.

Seth is a 1985 graduate of the University of Massachusetts at Boston (BA, English, magna cum laude) where he won the Bunselmeyer Prize for Distinction in Language and Literature. He received his law degree from Northeastern University School of Law in 1989. He is a panel attorney for Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts. He is a member of the Massachusetts Bar Association. He is admitted to the bar in The Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Massachusetts. He is co-author of “Does a Sincerely-Held Religious Belief Confer a Right to Discriminate?” Boston Bar Journal, 1996. Seth is married to Sharon S. Salinger, a novelist and editor at the New England Journal of Medicine. They have two children.