WESTPORT, Conn., May 23, 2017 – Edward Nusbaum, co-founder and principal of Westport-based family law firm Nusbaum & Parrino P.C., has been selected a member of the Nation’s Top One Percent by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel for 2017. NADC is an organization dedicated to promoting the highest standards of legal excellence. Its mission is to objectively recognize attorneys who elevate the standards of the bar and provide a benchmark for other lawyers to emulate.
Members are thoroughly vetted by a research team, selected by a blue-ribbon panel of attorneys from independently neutral organizations, and approved by a judicial review board as exhibiting virtue in the practice of law. Due to the incredible selectivity of the appointment process, only the top one percent of attorneys in the United States are awarded membership in NADC. This elite class of advocates consists of the finest leaders of the legal profession from across the nation. For more information about the selection process, please visit, https://www.distinguishedcounsel.org/selection-process-2/.
Nusbaum & Parrino concentrates its practice in the areas of family law, including all aspects of divorce, child custody and parenting, alimony, child support, property division, post-divorce issues and jurisdictional issues. Nusbaum has been recognized by Best Lawyers since 1997 and has been a Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent-rated attorney since 1995. Nusbaum also has been named Connecticut Super Lawyers Top 50 attorney by Thomson Reuters.
In addition, in April, Nusbaum was selected an America’s Top 100 Attorneys Lifetime Achievement member for Connecticut. Nusbaum is a Fellow and past president of the Connecticut Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and is a Fellow of the International Academy of Family Lawyers, the leading organizations of family law practitioners. He also is a member of the Connecticut Bar Association’s Resolution of Legal Fees Dispute Committee.
In March 2015, Nusbaum & Parrino was recognized as the recipient of the Connecticut Law Tribune’s Litigation Department of the Year award for family law. The panel of judges based its decision upon the overall litigation success and on the range of practice areas represented in top cases, and the overall impact of the results.
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. Firm partners are AV Preeminent-rated by Martindale-Hubbell. U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers have listed Nusbaum & Parrino as Best Law Firm in the category of family law Metropolitan Tier 1. Additionally, New York Magazine lists the firm as New York Area Best Lawyers.
A significant portion of Nusbaum & Parrino work is concentrated in Fairfield County, yet its geographic reach often extends throughout the state. For additional information on Nusbaum & Parrino, please visit its website at www.nusbaumparrino.com or call 203-226-8181.
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