Attorney Donna Candella was born and raised in Connecticut. She attended Naugatuck Valley Community College. She earned an Associate's Degree with Honors and a Certification in Criminal Justice. While at Naugatuck Valley Community College, Attorney Candella won the John Doyle Award and graduated at the top of her class.
Attorney Candella went on to earn her Bachelor's Degree with a Concentration in Criminology/ Sociology. She then attended Quinnipiac University School of Law. She graduated with her law degree and honors in Criminal Law and Advocacy.
Attorney Candella trained with the Public Defender's office in Bantam, Waterbury, and New Britain. While in New Britain, Attorney Candella sat second chair on a child molestation case with a coerced confession. Attorney Candella wrote the brief that accompanied the motion to admit the first expert on false and coerced confessions in the State of Connecticut.
Before founding Candella Law Offices LLC., Attorney Candella worked in a local Waterbury Law Firm. From there she took the tools and tricks of the trade with her to help individuals get justice, instead of just helping the rich get richer.
"Innocent Until Proven Guilty" is not just a saying.