Parrino | Shattuck Ranks Among Best Law Firms


WESTPORT, Conn., Jan., 2019 – Parrino|Shattuck, PC has been selected for inclusion in the 2019 edition of the  “Best Law Firms” list compiled by U.S. News & World Report and Best

Each January, U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers collect data on more than 13,000 law firms across the United States. Data is derived from client feedback, surveys, and peer reviews. This quantitative and qualitative data then is combined into an overall score for each firm to determine which firms qualify for a tier ranking.

Parrino|Shattuck’s ranking is a Metropolitan Tier 1, Stamford, designation in the category of family law. In order to be eligible, a law firm must have at least one attorney who is recognized in the current edition of Best Lawyers in a practice/metropolitan area under consideration for the “Best Law Firms” list. Two attorneys at Parrino|Shattuck have been honored by Best Lawyers: Thomas Parrino since 2006 and Laura Shattuck since 2018.

Photo of Thomas P. Parrino

Thomas Parrino, a partner and cofounder at Parrino|Shattuck, has been practicing family law for nearly 30 years, handling some of the most intricate and high-asset family law litigation in Connecticut. Considered a top attorney in his field, Parrino is a dynamic negotiator and litigator, and has been rated an “AV Preeminent” attorney by Martindale-Hubbell. In 2013, he was named “Lawyer of the Year,” as selected by peer recognition and published by Best Lawyers.

Photo of Laura R. Shattuck

Laura Shattuck, a partner and cofounder at Parrino|Shattuck, devotes her practice to representing clients in all facets of family law. She is actively engaged in litigation and has substantial experience working on large, sophisticated cases. Shattuck has been rated an “AV Preeminent” attorney by Martindale-Hubbell and has been recognized for lifetime achievement among America’s Top 100 Attorneys.

Randi Nelson, an associate at Parrino|Shattuck, has worked exclusively in the area of matrimonial litigation since 2011. Nelson has been recognized as a “Connecticut Rising Star” by Super Lawyers since 2015 and has been named among the “Top 10 Family Law Attorneys in Connecticut Under the Age of 40” by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys since 2015.

Parrino|Shattuck, PC, located at 285 Riverside Avenue in Westport, represents individuals throughout Connecticut in a wide range of family law matters, including divorce, alimony, client support, property division, child custody, and relocation. The law firm is also experienced in a number of specialty areas that are incorporated into these core practice groups. For additional information on Parrino|Shattuck, PC, please visit or call 203-349-2012.