General Information

Year founded: 1999
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Our History

In April of 1999, Joseph Marasco and Donna Nesselbush joined hands as partners to establish the law firm of Marasco & Nesselbush.

Today, their unwavering friendship, old-fashioned work ethic, their commitment to each other and to the pursuit of justice, all continue to propel the firm. In 1999, Joe and Donna established the firm with just one legal assistant. Blessed with success, Marasco & Nesselbush has grown impressively over the years, today boasting an accomplished array of attorneys and dedicated support staff.

Our Values

Hard work, honesty, intelligence and integrity are the hallmarks at Marasco & Nesselbush.

Our unwavering commitment is to quality legal work, attention to detail and extraordinary results.

Our legal assistants and attorneys treat each client with dignity, respect, kindness and compassion, while we work vigorously to advocate and favorably resolve your case.

When we accept a case, we strive for nothing short of extraordinary results for each client.

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Marasco & Nesselbush, LLP is metro ranked in 3 practice areas. Best Law Firms rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process.

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Metro Rankings

Rhode Island
Tier 1 for Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
Tier 2 for Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs
Tier 3 for Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs


Regional Rankings

Rhode Island
Tier 1 for Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
Tier 2 for Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs
Tier 3 for Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs

Practice Areas

The below are areas of legal specialty volunteered by the firm and do not designate a specialty in which a Best Law Firms ranking is held.
  • Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs

Individuals Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America®

Marasco & Nesselbush, LLP has 3 lawyers recognized for individual performance in the 2024 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®. By receiving this Best Lawyers recognition from their peers for their professional excellence, these lawyers made Marasco & Nesselbush, LLP eligible for evaluation for Best Law Firms rankings. For almost two decades, Best Lawyers has awarded these singular accolades, making them the foundation of our Best Law Firms awards. Read more about our Best Lawyers process here.
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Client Comments

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Female: 3
Attorney Management / Department Heads
Male: 2
Female: 2
Male: 1
Female: 25
Non-Legal Employees
Male: 6
Female: 14


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