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Our Staff

Diane A. Zaccaro

Financial Administrator
Administrative and Legal Assistant

Diane joined the firm in 2006.  She is the first person who our clients usually meet. She answers the telephone, responds to e-mails addressed to the firm, and greets clients when they walk in the door. When she is not helping clients, Diane assists in the preparation of real estate closings and provides administrative support to the attorneys and staff. 

Diane graduated from Eastern Connecticut State University with a BA in English and worked 26 years in banking and lending.  Diane enjoys photography, piano music, hiking and historical family documents.


Debbie RuttkampDeborah A. Ruttkamp


Debbie joined the firm in 2007. Prior to Debbie joining our firm, she worked as a paralegal for a large Stamford law firm for over 17 years. Debbie has a background in banking and accounting. 

Debbie assists the attorneys in Estate Planning, Estate Settlement, Medicaid Planning and Business matters. Debbie meets with clients and answers client inquiries regarding legal documents.

Debbie enjoys camping, country music and antiques shopping.


Amy SojaAmy L. Soja

Administrative and Legal Assistant

Amy L. Soja started with our firm in February, 2016. She recently earned her Legal Assistant certificate from Ridley-Lowell Business and Technical School. She assists the paralegal and attorneys with various administrative tasks and maintains the CT Chapter of NAELA website.

When Amy is not working, she enjoys spending time with her children and friends. She likes camping, reading, the beach and coaching youth cheerleading for the Town of Colchester.