Attorney Brett Justice Preston
Owner of Preston & Salango, PLLC
Brett Preston was born and raised in Charleston, West Virginia. In 1987,
he graduated with honors from Wake Forest University, receiving a Bachelor
of Science in biology. He completed his postgraduate work at Wake Forest
University School of Law, where he received his doctorate degree in law
in 1991. Since then, he has devoted his entire career to civil litigation
focusing on workplace injury, products liability, and general negligence claims.
From timbering and coal mining fatalities to chemical exposure to automobile
accidents, Mr. Preston has litigated hundreds of claims and
obtained tens of millions of dollars for his clients. He is licensed to practice in the State of West Virginia, the United
States District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of West
Virginia and the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals. He is a member of the
West Virginia State Bar Association and is a board member of the West
Virginia Association for Justice.
Mr. Preston has been a
member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum® for over a decade. He works primarily in the firm’s Charleston office.
When he is away from work, he spends his time with his wife and three
children. The family interests include horseback riding, tennis, piano,
dance, swimming, exercise, and spending time together. The family is active
in their church and in many community events.