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Our Team

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James Trombino

Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Trombino's experience includes overseeing and directing office management, financial operations, human resources, and contracts for business services. He has extensive experience in budget planning, cash flow management, and developing dynamic strategic plans to support business growth. Mr. Trombino is the firm’s primary liaison to outside accountants, banks, and individuals marketing corporate services (health insurance, 401k plans, and other liabilities).

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Sarah Wegener

Operations Manager

Sarah Wegener is the Operations Manager at Focus Practice Management, serving over 20 attorneys and professional staff. 

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Tamara Roberts


With over 12 years of experience in the accounting field working for a CPA, Tamara has had the pleasure of working with a variety of clients and types of businesses. In her current role, Tamara assists clients on a wide range of bookkeeping needs.

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Nick Spinelli

IT Support Administrator

Nick Spinelli is the IT Support Administrator at Focus Practice Management. He has several years of experience in Computer Information Systems and Information Technology as well as a background in Audio/Visual design.

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Kelli Cavanaugh


Kelli Cavanaugh has over six years of experience as a bookkeeper.  In her current role, her focus is on data entry, payroll, and administrative support.


Jennifer Wise

Marketing Coordinator

Jennifer is a Marketing Coordinator with background in sales and diverse marketing experience in media and small businesses. 

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Rachael Cavalier

Office Coordinator

Rachael Cavalier is a receptionist at Focus Practice Management. Prior to joining Focus, Rachael was employed as an administrative and personal assistant for three years.

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Jane Northrop

Legal Assistant

Jane Northrop has an extensive administrative support background.  She has experience in both local and international law firms as well as major Rochester based corporations.  Her support expertise has been primarily focused in Corporate and Intellectual Property Law.

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Chacora Abrams

Legal Assistant

Chacora is a legal assistant providing administrative support to the Corporate department. She has an extensive background in assisting with corporate maintenance tasks, drafting legal documents, filing property tax appeals, and performing research.

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Linda Culhane

Legal Assistant

Linda is a legal assistant in the Trusts & Estates and Litigation departments. She has previously worked in the Litigation, Family Wealth, and Estate Planning Departments in a local law firm for 16 years.

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Elizabeth Parrotte

Legal Assistant

Elizabeth is a legal assistant primarily working with the Corporate department. She has experience working in several law firms, as well as working with an insurance company handling worker's compensation claims with nurse case managers for over ten years.

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Chloe Shortz

Legal Assistant

Chloe Shortz is a legal assistant providing an extensive range of administrative support to both the Labor & Employment and Health Care departments.

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Celeste Orton

Legal Assistant

Celeste Orton is a legal assistant in the Litigation Department. She has prior experience in Litigation, Personal Injury, and Health Care.


Dorene Peters

Legal Assistant

Dorene is a legal assistant, primarily working within the Labor & Employment ​department. She has over 30 years of experience in assisting attorneys with their administrative needs.

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Radhika Shukla

Legal Assistant

Radhika Shukla is a legal assistant providing a wide range of administrative support to the Litigation department, primarily the Trust & Estates Litigation department.


Sheyla Afre

Legal Assistant

Sheyla is a legal assistant, primarily working within the collections ​department. She has 20 years of experience in administrative roles for corporate companies around Rochester and she is knowledgeable in two languages.

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Juanita Ryan

Legal Assistant

Juanita is a legal assistant for the Trusts & Estates department.

Prior to joining our firm, Juanita has had many years of experience, in both Trusts & Estates and Personal Injury Litigation practices.

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