Rachel A. Scelfo

Rachel Scelfo is Of Counsel at Certilman Balin Adler & Hyman, LLP in Hauppauge. She is a member of the firm’s Land Use and Zoning Practice Group.


What years were you at Farrell Fritz?
May of 2005 through January of 2016.  Almost 11 years!

In which department(s) did you work?

I worked in the Land Use & Municipal practice group.

What are your “vital stats”?
I live in Babylon Village with my husband, John, and two children, Scarlett and Brady.

What song would you say best sums you up?
“I Won’t Back Down” by Tom Petty.  It’s one of my favorite songs.

What is your favorite family holiday tradition?
We collect Christmas ornaments from the trips that we go on and we add them to our Christmas tree every year.  We have ornaments from Australia, Hawaii, the Bahamas, and lots from Disney.

What are your hobbies?
I recently started a garden with my kids.  We planted herbs, tomatoes and pumpkins, which are taking over.

What is your favorite thing about your career?
Being involved in a complex project and seeing it through to its completion.  Also, it’s pretty cool to be able to point to a building and say to my daughter that Mommy helped get that approved.

You can e-mail Rachel at RScelfo@certilmanbalin.com.

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