Christine Zaccarelli is a 1992 graduate of the University of Pittsburgh and a 1997 graduate of the Widener University School of Law. On November 1, 2017, after a long career at Legal Aid of Southeastern PA (LASP), she took over as Chief Executive Officer of The Crime Victims’ Center of Chester County, Inc. At LASP, she started in legal service in 2002, left and enter in private family law practice from 2006-2007, and then returned to LASP in early 2008. As of January 1, 2015, Mrs. Zaccarelli began as Pro Bono Director for LASP. Prior to her time with LASP, Mrs. Zaccarelli was an Assistant District Attorney with the Chester County District Attorney’s Office from 1997 to 2000.
In 2005 she was awarded the inaugural Civil Legal Services Award from the PBA’s Legal Services to the Poor Committee and was recognized in 2005 by the Chester County Bar Association Board of Directors for her commitment and dedication to providing high quality legal representation to the citizens of Chester County. Mrs. Zaccarelli is a Past President of the Chester County Bar Association and has served as a Delegate from Zone 9 in the PBA House of Delegates. She also currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Southern Chester County Chamber of Commerce.
She resides in Downingtown, PA with her husband John. She’s grateful her son, Jake, a graduate of California University of PA, and daughter, Jess, a graduate of West Chester University, live close by in West Chester.