Amy S. Zabetakis

Attorney and Member of the Firm

Amy Zabetakis is one of the founding members of Rucci Law Group, LLC. She practices primarily in the areas of real estate, land use and zoning. With her joint J.D. and M.B.A. from Georgetown University, as well as her extensive legal experience, Amy is able to focus on the whole client. Amy counsels clients on how their decisions impact both themselves and their business, while assisting them with all aspects of their land use, zoning and real estate needs.

Amy also has a personal and professional interest in the non-profit sector. She has advised not-for-profit clients in several areas including tax-exempt status compliance, governance, and volunteer liability. She is currently a member of the Darien RTM, being elected in 2021, and is a member of the Planning, Zoning and Housing Committee. Amy has a thorough understanding of the needs of non-profit organizations, having served as a leader in various local community and charitable organizations, including A Better Chance of Darien, The Friends of Woodland Park, the YWCA of Darien/Norwalk, and the Darien Chamber of Commerce.

Amy lives in Darien, Connecticut with her husband and daughter.

Bar Admissions

  • State of Connecticut
  • State of New York
  • United States District Court for Connecticut
  • United States District Court for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York

Previous Employment

  • Rucci, Burnham & Carta, LLP, Darien, CT; 2005-2011
  • Lankler, Siffert & Wohl, LLP, New York, NY; 2003
  • LeBoeuf, Lamb, Greene & MacRae, LLP, New York, NY; 1999-2003


  • Georgetown University, Washington, DC; J.D. and M.B.A., joint degree program.
  • Wellesley College, Wellesley, MA; A.B.

Public Service

  • Town of Darien Representative Town Meeting, Planning, Zoning and Housing Committee, Member, 2021-present
  • A Better Chance of Darien, Board of Directors, 2014-2018
  • Wellesley College Class of 1994, Vice President, 2014-2019
  • YWCA of Darien/Norwalk, Board of Directors, 2008-2012, and Board President, 2010-2012
  • Darien Chamber of Commerce, Board of Directors, 2008-2010
  • The Friends of Woodland Park, Board of Directors, 2005-2018