Ortoleva & Crudele, P.C.

Attorneys

Attorneys

Ortoleva & Crudele, P.C.
1022 Reservoir Avenue
Cranston, RI 02910
Phone:    (401) 383-7400
Fax:          (401) 490-0827


Colleen M. Crudele, Esq.
Managing Partner
1993 – Present

ccrudele@oc.necoxmail.com

Areas of Practice:
Divorce
Litigation & Appeals in Supreme Court
Custody & Visitation
Alimony and Spousal Support
Prenuptial & Postnuptial Agreements
Child Support
Domestic Violence & Neglect

Bar Admission:
Admitted to Rhode Island Bar Association, 1988

Education:
Hofstra University School of Law
Hampstead, NY
Juris Doctorate, 1988

Providence College
Providence, RI
Bachelor of Arts
Economics, 1985

Litigation Percentage:
100% of Practice Devoted to Ligation and Appellate Practice

Representative Cases:
Cournoyer v. Cournoyer, 649 A.2d 214 (R.I. 1994)
Duke v. Duke, 675 A.2d 822 (R.I. 1996)
Olivieri v. Olivieri, 760 A.2d 1246 (R.I. 2000)
Rubino v. Rubino, 765 A.2d 1222 (R.I. 2001)
Zaino v. Zaino, 818 A.2d 630 (R.I. 2003)
DeLuca v. DeLuca, 839 A.2d 1237 (R.I. 2004)
Koutroumanos v. Tzeremes, 865 A.2d 1091 (R.I. 2005)
DiPaola v. DiPaola, 16 A.3d 571 (R.I. 2011)

Professional Associations and Memberships:
Chairperson - City of Cranston
Board of Contract and Purchasing
Board Member - Cranston Hall of Fame
Cranston City Council Person:
1996-1998

Steven N. Ortoleva, Esq.
Partner
1983 – Present

sortoleva@oc.necoxmail.com

Areas of Practice:
Divorce
Litigation & Appeals in Supreme Court
Custody & Visitation
Alimony and Spousal Support
Prenuptial & Postnuptial Agreements
Child Support
Domestic Violence & Neglect

Bar Admission:
Admitted to Rhode Island Bar Association, 1983

Education:
New England School of Law
Boston, MA
Juris Doctorate, 1983

Providence College
Providence, RI
Bachelor of Arts
1975

Litigation Percentage:
100% of Practice Devoted to Ligation and Appellate Practice

Carissa M. Zingoni, Esq.
Associate
2001 - Present

czingoni@oc.necoxmail.com

Areas of Practice:
Divorce
Child support
Custody and Visitation
Criminal Law
Personal Injury





Bar Admission:
Admitted to Rhode Island Bar Association, 2001

Education:
Villanova School of Law
Philadelphia, PA
Juris Doctorate, 2001

Duquesne University
Pittsburgh, PA
Bachelor of Arts
Cum Laude, 1998

Professional Associations and Memberships:
Certified Family Court Mediator