Ms. Ribustello has been an Associate at Finnerty, Canda & Concannon since 2014. Ms. Ribustello received her J.D. from Rutgers School of Law – Newark in 2013, where she graduated cum laude and was elected to the Order of the Coif. At graduation, she was presented with the Myron Harkavy Prize, awarded to the student showing the most promise as a trial attorney. At Rutgers-Newark, Ms. Ribustello was a member of the National Mock Trial Team, and represented Rutgers-Newark for the first time in the National Trial Competition Finals in San Antonio, Texas, where she was awarded an American College of Trial Lawyers Medallion for Excellence in Trial Advocacy. Ms. Ribustello graduated cum laude from the University of Rhode Island in 2008, earning a B.S. in Textiles, Merchandising, and Design.
Before joining the firm, Ms. Ribustello served as law clerk to the Honorable Bonnie J. Mizdol, A.J.S.C. in the Chancery Division, Family Part, Bergen County.
Ms. Ribustello is an Associate Editor of the New Jersey Family Lawyer, a member of the Bergen County Bar Association, and participates as a pupil in the Barry Croland Family Law Inns of Court. She also serves as an Early Settlement Panelist in Bergen County. Ms. Ribustello was recognized as one of the Top Lawyers in Bergen County in the area of Matrimonial & Family Law in 2017 by 201 Magazine.