Trantolo & Trantolo Staff
- Scott Trantolo
Chief Operating Officer
Scott Trantolo is the Chief Operating Officer of our firm. His passion and dedication to excellence have guided the successful business development of our firm, as we navigate the challenging waters of the contemporary personal injury law firm. Injured people are primary in his world view, and along with his father, Vincent, and brother, Keith; Scott’s leadership continues a 77 year old tradition of extraordinary success for our clients. Scott is unique as a nationally recognized business leader, within the legal world. He knows how to listen with his heart, and evaluate, review and plan with a keen, laser- focused mind. He also has a very special fondness for a German shepherd named Dylan.
- Medine Etemi
VP of Operations
Medine has been with the Trantolo & Trantolo “family” for over 20 years. She ensures quality in all aspects of firm operation and client relations. Her invaluable experience allows the firm to run smoothly and efficiently. She works passionately to resolve issues on behalf of our clients. Medine is proud of the long-term relationships she’s built both professionally and personally. She has been married to her husband for thirty-three years and has two sons both of whom work in in the legal profession. She is also the proud grandmother to two beautiful grandchildren, Leon and Gabriel.
- Chick Pritchard
Director of Communications
Chick believes deeply that awesome communication is at the core of an awesome legal experience. Based on his experience in the ministry, law enforcement, education, public speaking and politics, Chick brings a unique career experience to our firm. He is totally committed to all of us being the very best that we can be, as individuals, and as professionals. He is a family oriented guy, who also loves the ocean, motorcycles, travel, good food, good wine, and good friends.
- Nancy Perkel
Working at Trantolo & Trantolo is definitely her "home away from home." For the last sixteen years, the firm and my co-workers have always been supportive both personally and professionally. Nancy and her husband Jeff are avid travelers who enjoy exploring and love their Cairn Terriers.
- Norm LeBlanc
Event Coordinator / Certified Licensed Insurance Adjuster
Norm has been with T&T for 8 years organizing charity events for the firm. He is not only an employee, but has also been a client. He believes it is an honor to work for a firm that is so philanthropic and committed to helping charities. He received his insurance adjuster license so he could further help clients. He has been an avid motorcycle rider for the last 40 years. He has 4 sons and 9 enjoyable grandchildren.
- Anne Ciccio
Senior Litigation Paralegal
As a paralegal for over 10 years, Anne has become a "go to" paralegal for many cases both large and small. Anne treats each client with the same level of empathy that she would hope to encounter should hardship or tragedy fall on herself or her family. In her spare time you can find Anne running and traveling throughout the country, or sipping a craft beer or just relaxing with a good book.
- Viollca Ismaili
Over the past five years Viollca has worked hard and grown into her role as a Litigation Paralegal in our Waterbury office. She is surrounded by an amazing team of co-workers who support and motivate her each day. And for that, she is grateful!
- Lona Barone
Lona has been with Trantolo & Trantolo for the past 7 1/2 years. Working and being a part of a family who is truly dedicated to helping others is something she is honored to be a part of. Helping and caring for others has always been who she is as a person and the reason why she enjoys providing these services to clients. Lona is married to her husband Steve and they have two beautiful children, Daniella and Frankie. Family is the most important thing.
- Mary Ann Lyden
Mary Ann has been part of the Trantolo & Trantolo team for the past six years as a Pre-Litigation Paralegal. She loves working with such a wonderful group of people who truly care about helping others.
- Ashley Jupe
Ashley has been with the firm for 6 1/2 years and has held a few different positions. She started as the front desk receptionist and then moved to the intake/pre-litigation department. Currently she is the Executive Assistant to Scott Trantolo. Working for a family company that truly cares about their employees and clients is an honor and place that Ashley enjoys coming to everyday. She has been married to her husband Dave for five years and they have two beautiful children, Addyson and Liam.
- Feruze Haxhillari
Legal Administrative Assistant / Intake Specialist
Feruze has been with Trantolo & Trantolo for the past nine years. She works in our Waterbury office as a legal administrative assistant and intake specialist. She is proud to be a member of the Trantolo & Trantolo team.
- Matthew McNicholas
Matthew is the head of the intake department. He is honored to be part of a staff that is dedicated to helping those who are in need of assistance.
- Charlene Dukes
Charlene has been with Trantolo & Trantolo for five years. She is the friendly voice you hear when calling the office. Charlene is a very outgoing person who enjoys spending time with family and friends.