LAURA R. SHATTUCK is a partner and co-founder of PARRINO | SHATTUCK, PC. She is dedicated to representing clients in all aspects of family law, and her areas of practice include divorce, alimony, child support, property division, child custody, post-judgment modification, and post-judgment contempt. She is actively engaged in litigation and has considerable experience working on complex cases.
Shattuck is admitted to practice in Connecticut; the U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut; and the U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York. Martindale-Hubbell has rated her an AV Preeminent attorney, and she is a member of the American, Connecticut, and Fairfield County bar associations.
Shattuck serves as a special master for family matters in the Judicial District of Stamford/Norwalk at Stamford and Judicial District of Fairfield at Bridgeport. In addition, she participates in the Connecticut Judicial Branch Stamford Family Volunteer Attorney Program. She volunteers actively and has served on the board of the March of Dimes Fairfield County Division.
Shattuck earned a bachelor’s degree from Loyola University in 1991 and her juris doctor degree from the Quinnipiac University School of Law, cum laude, in 1999, where she was a recipient of a Service to Community Award, a Distinguished Academic Achievement Award, and a merit-based scholarship. She also graduated from the ABA-NITA Family Law Trial Advocacy Institute.
Shattuck has earned the following awards/recognitions: Best Attorneys of America; Lawyers of Distinction, Top Ten Percent USA in 2017; America’s Most Honored Professionals, Top One Percent in 2016; America’s Top 100 High Stakes Litigators for Connecticut in 2017; Top Lawyers of New York Area by New York Magazine in 2017; Top Lawyers of Boston by the Boston Globe in 2018; Martindale-Hubbell AV-rated attorney; ALM’s 2015 Women Leaders in the Law; 10 Best Family Law Attorneys for Client Satisfaction in Connecticut by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys since 2015; America's Top 100 Attorneys; and Distinguished Professional by Noticed (formerly known as Expert Network).
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Top Lawyers of Boston||Boston Globe||2018|
|Top Ten Percent USA||Lawyers of Distinction||2017|
|America's Top 100 High Stakes Litigators for Connecticut||America’s Top 100||2017|
|Top Lawyers of New York Area||New York Magazine||2017|
|America’s Most Honored Professionals, Top One Percent||American Registry||2016|
|Women Leaders in the Law||ALM||2015|
|Best Attorneys of America||Best Attorneys of America||N/A|
|10 Best Family Law Attorneys for Client Satisfaction in CT||American Institute of Family Law Attorneys||N/A|
|America's Top 100 Attorneys||America's Top 100||N/A|
|Distinguished Professional||Noticed (formerly known as Expert Network)||N/A|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|American Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Connecticut Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Fairfield County Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Judicial District of Stamford/Norwalk at Stamford||Special Master for Family Matters||N/A|
|Judicial District of Fairfield at Bridgeport||Special Master for Family Matters||N/A|
|Connecticut Judicial Branch Stamford Family Volunteer Attorney Program||Participant||N/A|
|March of Dimes Fairfield County Division||Former Board Member||N/A|
|Quinnipiac University School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1999|
|Loyola University New Orleans||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1991|
|ABA-NITA Family Law Trial Advocacy Institute||N/A||N/A|