LOS ANGELES, Calif. (WTNH) — Reality television attorney Loredana Nesci, who lived in Connecticut to go to law school and begin her career, was found dead in her Los Angeles home Wednesday. Her partner has been arrested on suspicion of murder.
Nesci, a native of Meriden, attended law school at Quinnipiac University and worked for two Connecticut law firms before returning to Los Angeles, where she once served as a police officer. Her media career began on talk radio where she earned the nickname The Legal Diva, and in 2013 the Sundance Channel launched a show about her, “Loredana, Esq.” She was also a contributor on “The View.”
Police responding to her home in Redondo Beach, California Wedneday found Nesci dead after her boyfriend called police. Investigators say they suspected foul play, and arrested the boyfriend, 51-year-old Robert Reagan.
Nesci leaves behind one son with Reagan.