RANDI R. NELSON is an associate attorney at PARRINO | SHATTUCK, PC. She practices in all areas of family law, including divorce, alimony, child support, property division, child custody, post-judgment modification, and post-judgment contempt. Since 2011, she has focused exclusively on matrimonial litigation.
Nelson is admitted to practice in Connecticut. She is a member of the American, Connecticut, Fairfield County, and Westport/Weston bar associations. In addition, Nelson is a special master for family matters in the Judicial District of Fairfield at Bridgeport and Judicial District of Stamford/Norwalk at Stamford.
Nelson has earned the following awards/recognitions: America’s Most Honored Professional Award in 2017; 10 Best Family Law Attorneys for Client Satisfaction in Connecticut by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys since 2015; Top 10 Family Law Attorneys in Connecticut Under the Age of 40 as recognized by the National Academy of Family Law Attorneys in 2014 and 2016; Connecticut Rising Star as recognized by Super Lawyers since 2015; and New Leaders in the Law as recognized by the Connecticut Law Tribune in 2013.
Nelson received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Texas at Arlington in 2007, where she was a member of the Kappa Tau Alpha honor society. She earned her juris doctor degree from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law at Yeshiva University in 2010, where she was the recipient of a merit-based scholarship and a member of the Cardozo Journal of Law and Gender.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|America’s Most Honored Professionals||American Registry||2017|
|Top 10 Family Law Attorneys in Connecticut Under the Age of 40||National Academy of Family Law Attorneys||2016|
|Top 10 Family Law Attorneys in Connecticut Under the Age of 40||National Academy of Family Law Attorneys||2014|
|New Leaders in the Law||Connecticut Law Tribune||2013|
|10 Best Family Law Attorneys for Client Satisfaction in CT||American Institute of Family Law Attorneys||N/A|
|Connecticut Rising Star||Super Lawyers||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|
|Westport/Weston 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|
|Yeshiva University, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2010|
|University of Texas System, Arlington||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2007|
|Hornung v. Hornung|