Dave Sterrett, Esq.
Dave Sterrett, Esq. is the principal of Sterrett Law, PLC. Dave is a magna cum laude graduate from Middlebury College ('99) and a cum laude graduate of Boston College Law School ('04). After graduating from law school, Dave was a judicial clerk in Massachusetts for a year. Dave then split his time between Boston and Washington, DC practicing law at a large firm and lobbying on Capitol Hill on health care issues. In 2014, Dave started his own firm with offices in Boston and Shelburne, Vermont.
Dave is admitted to practice law in the State of Vermont, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts, and the U.S. District Court for the District of Vermont. Dave is a licensed real estate broker in Massachusetts and Vermont and a licensed real estate salesperson in Virginia. He is fluent in written and spoken French.
Danielle Pezzimenti | Chief Operations Officer and Senior Paralegal
Danielle Pezzimenti is the Chief Operations Officer and Senior Paralegal at Sterrett Law, PLC. Danielle is a graduate of McGill University (‘02), and an MLitt with Honors graduate of the University of Aberdeen (‘05) in Scotland. For over 15 years Danielle has worked with individual investors and businesses. She began her career in the securities industry helping clients with their financial planning and investment allocation needs. After transitioning into hard assets with the creation of her real estate brokerage, Piper Realty, Danielle continued to develop her expertise assisting individual and commercial investors to build their real estate portfolios and implement their development plans. With a focus on areas of development, real estate, and emerging cannabis law, Danielle is able to incorporate her real estate and investment background in order to help Sterrett Law clients with their complex zoning and business needs. Danielle brings an intelligent and compassionate approach to building long-term holistic client relationships.
Mary Ann Livingston | Senior Paralegal
Mary Ann Livingston is Senior Paralegal and Marketing Manager at Sterrett Law, PLC. Since joining the firm in 2015, Mary Ann has focused on issues affecting entrepreneurs and small businesses and has developed an expertise in trademark law as integral to the branding process. This is a natural segue from her 25 years as a communications consultant in Manhattan and DC working with Fortune 500 companies, NGOs, and entrepreneurs to define and communicate their vision, mission, and unique brand to all key audiences. Her work with trademark law has given her additional tools to help businesses strengthen their brand, promote and protect their marks. Since 2019 Mary Ann has attended Clio Cloud Conferences online and in person. At the 2022 Clio Cloud Conference she found great inspiration in CEO Jack Newton’s vision for the future of law. This included an increased focus on developing the mindset, skills, inclusive approach, and technical tools needed to create the client-centered law firm of the future. And to make the world more just and to help the underserved.
Lia Rubel | Legal Technology Associate
Lia Rubel is the Legal Technology Associate at Sterrett Law, PLC. As an Operations and Quantitative Sciences major at Emory University, she brings a wealth of talent to the firm with her operations and marketing prowess. She is highly involved in helping the firm leverage technology and analytics to better serve its clients. Lia also helps develop cutting-edge marketing strategy to achieve client goals.
Arjun K. Chopra | Legal M&A Analyst
Arjun K. Chopra is the Mergers and Acquisitions Analyst at Sterrett Law, PLC. Studying Economics and Sociology at Brown University, he serves as the Chairman of Brown University’s Undergraduate Finance Board where he is entrusted with the management of annual funds exceeding $2MM and annual budgets exceeding $1.5BN. Arjun brings with him experience in both litigation and transactional law, having staffed matters such as the acquisition of Elawan Energy by the ORIX Group for $1.1BN and the Bowman v. Barclays case before the District Court of Delaware. Arjun has a passion for youth-led charitable work, and is a Board-member of several nonprofit organizations.
Piper | Chief Canine Officer and Head of Security
Piper is our Sheltie co-worker. She joins us in the office most days. She enjoys relaxing on her office bed, informing us of the presence of any squirrels outside the window, and snacking on treats during the workday. When not at work, Piper does agility classes, enjoys hanging out with her family, and loves going for long walks in the woods.