Charissa C. Cotto is an attorney with Savage Villoch Law PLLC. Her practice focuses in the areas of insurance defense, insurance coverage and bad faith, and general litigation.

Charissa is a native of Tampa and received her Bachelor’s degree from the University of South Florida. She then obtained her law degree from Stetson University College of Law. Her legal experience includes serving as a judicial intern for the Honorable Elizabeth A. Kovachevich, Chief Judge of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida. Prior to joining the firm, she practiced dependency law as a best interest attorney for the Tampa Guardian Ad Litem Program of Hillsborough County.

In her spare time, Charissa loves to spend time with family and friends. She is a pet lover, a frequent quoter of movies, and enjoys sports, particularly baseball and going to see the Tampa Bay Lightning.


Areas of Practice
  • Insurance Defense
  • Insurance Coverage and Bad Faith
  • General Litigation
Bar Admissions
  • Florida, 2018
Education
  • Stetson University, College of Law
  • University of South Florida
Past Employment
  • Best Interests Attorney, Tampa Guardian Ad Litem Program of Hillsborough County