Law firm names partner Edward Nusbaum and Thomas Parrino, co-founders and principals of Westport-based family law firm Nusbaum & Parrino P.C., recently named Laura Shattuck a partner in the firm making Shattuck the first new partner to be named at the firm since 1992.

“This is a well-earned recognition,” said Nusbaum, adding, “Laura has demonstrated excellence as an attorney as well as a commitment to representing firm clients.  Laura is a tremendous talent and she continues to contribute to the firm’s success.”

Shattuck joined the firm in 2006 and devotes her practice to representing clients in all manners of family law.  She is actively engaged in litigation and has substantial experience working on large, sophisticated cases.  She practices in all areas of family law matters, including divorce, alimony, child support, property division, child custody, post judgment modification and post judgment contempt.

“I’m thrilled to become a partner with Ed and Thom, who I have great respect for,” said Shattuck.  “I’ve learned so much from them over the years.  To be able to support the firm’s future growth as a partner will be a great honor and privilege.” 

Shattuck is a Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent-rated attorney and is a graduate of ABA-NITA Family Law Trial Advocacy Institute.  She was named as one of ALM’s 2015 Women Leaders in the Law, and 2015 10 Best Family Law Attorneys for Client Satisfaction in Connecticut by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys.

Shattuck earned a bachelor’s degree from Loyola University in 1991 and her Juris Doctor degree from Quinnipiac University School of Law, cum laude, in 1999.

Nusbaum & Parrino P.C. is a leading family law firm based in Westport, Conn. representing individuals with substantial assets in all areas of family law matters, including divorce, alimony, child support, property division, child custody and relocation cases.