Marasco & Nesselbush, LLP

Marasco & Nesselbush, LLP

Rhode Island's Trusted Personal Injury and Social Security Disability Law Firm

Firm Overview

Marasco & Nesselbush, LLP is a premier Social Security Disability, Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice law firm. Our firm is committed to personal, social and economic justice. The experienced and trusted attorneys at Marasco & Nesselbush have one goal: to obtain extraordinary results for each and every client.

Each year, Marasco & Nesselbush helps hundreds of disabled Rhode Islanders obtain Social Security Disability benefits, and we work diligently to ensure that our Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice clients receive nothing short of outstanding legal results.

You can rest assured that our team of attorneys and medical experts will work together to skillfully resolve your Social Security, Personal Injury or Medical Malpractice claim.

Hard work, honesty, intelligence and integrity are the hallmarks of our law firm. At Marasco & Nesselbush, quality legal work, attention to detail and attention to your needs are our unwavering commitments.

Main Office
Marasco & Nesselbush Personal Injury Lawyers - Woonsocket Office
603 Park Avenue
Woonsocket  RI  02895
  • (401) 762-9800
  • (401) 274-7420

Office Information

Office Hours
8:30am - 5:00pm Monday - Friday
Emergency After Hours
Languages Spoken
English, Spanish

Other Offices

Wakefield Office
231 Old Tower Hill Road
Suite 206
Wakefield,  RI  02879
Warwick Office
51 Jefferson Blvd
Warwick,  RI  02888
Woonsocket Office
2168 Diamond Hill Road
Woonsocket,  RI  02895

Joseph P. Marasco

Joseph P. Marasco is a founding partner of Marasco & Nesselbush and a lifelong resident of Rhode Island. Attorney Marasco has successfully litigated, arbitrated and mediated personal injury and medical negligence cases in all of Rhode Island's state and federal trial courts. He has also litigated hundreds of disability cases at all lavels of review before the Social Security Administration, the Office of Disability Adjudication and Review, the Appeals Council, and the United States District Court. An active member of the American Association for Justice, Attorney Marasco also serves on the Board of Governors of the Rhode Island Association for Justice. Attorney Marasco has received accolades for an award in excess of a million dollars for having successfully litigated a wrongful death claim stemming from an automobile accident. He has also received notoriety for his trial advocacy, resulting in a precedent-setting favorable plaintiff's verdict and award in a medical malpractice case.

  • Suffolk University Law School
    Juris Doctor , 1991
    Boston, MA

    Received award for professional ethics and trial advocacy

Donna Nesselbush

Donna M. Nesselbush is a founding partner of Marasco & Nesselbush. Attorney Nesselbush has dedicated her legal career to representing Social Security Disability claimants at all levels of review before the Social Security Administration, the Office of Disability Adjudication and Review, the Appeals Council, the United States District Court and the United States Court of Appeals. She is a founder and Chair of the Rhode Island Bar Association's Social Security Disability Committee.

Among her many accomplishments are precedent setting victories in the United States Court of Appeals, resulting in significant awards of Social Security Disability benefits to deserving claimants. Attorney Nesselbush has lectured and written extensively on the topic of Social Security Disability law. She is a 1984 graduate of Brown University, where she was awarded the Sarah Doyle Prize "for having made a significant contribution to women on campus and in the community." She graduated cum laude from Suffolk University School of Law, where she was selected to write for the Law Review, and was also awarded the Leo J. Wyman Award for having "contributed most to advancing the civic and professional responsibilities of a lawyer." Attorney Nesselbush serves as a Municipal Court Judge for the City of Pawtucket and as a Rhode Island State Senator. She is proud to be fluent in English, Spanish, Italian and Portuguese.

  • Brown University
    A.B. , 1984
    Providence, RI
  • Suffolk University Law School
    Juris Doctor , 1991