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Peter A. Hainley, Esq.

Attorney Peter Hainley has more than 11 years of experience practicing law in Rhode Island, Massachusetts and Connecticut. He concentrates on Elder Law, including assisting clients with Medicaid payment of nursing home costs, long-term asset protection and estate planning. Peter’s practice also includes probate matters, traditional estate planning, real estate and civil litigation, along with the firm’s other areas of practice. Peter is a graduate of Dartmouth College. He earned his Doctor of Law degree at Roger Williams University School of Law.

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Glenn Andreoni, Esq.

Glenn Andreoni is one of Rhode Island’s premier real estate attorneys.  Experienced in every aspect of real estate law, RI Real Estate Law is a full service residential and commercial real estate law firm serving all of Rhode Island and Southeastern Massachusetts. Our experienced staff can assist you and your clients through every step of the RI or MA real estate transaction to ensure a smooth closing!

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R. Jason. Resmini, Esq.

R. Jason Resmini joined the law firm as a Partner concentrating in Civil Litigation / Personal Injury and Entertainment Law. Mr. Resmini previously worked in the Legal Affairs Division at MGM Studios and in the Motion Picture Literary Division at International Creative Management (ICM), both in Los Angeles, California. Attorney Resmini has worked with some of the top names in entertainment and continues to negotiate the best deals for his clients. He has successfully negotiated multi-million dollar film deals, working on blockbuster films like The James Bond series, Iron Man 2, Get Smart 2, and Lake View Terrace. Mr. Resmini has been selected to the prestigious “Super Lawyers Rising Stars” list of top attorneys in MA for 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018.

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Ronald J. Resmini, Esq.

Ronald J. Resmini is one of Rhode Island’s foremost trial attorneys handling cases of personal injury, accident and tort law. He has concentrated in this area for more than 50 years. Attorney Resmini has written and published a number of books, treatises and articles on Rhode Island law, particularly in the area of Tort Law and Personal Injury practice. Mr. Resmini was honored as Massachusetts Senior Attorney of the Year for the year 2010. Most recently, he was selected to the prestigious “Super Lawyers” list of top attorneys in Rhode Island based on peer recognition and professional achievement for 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018. Mr. Resmini has also been selected to the National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys, an organization devoted to recognizing the top Personal Injury attorneys in the nation.

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Adam J. Resmini, Esq.

Adam J. Resmini joined the law firm as Partner in its Civil Litigation Division in 2009. He is licensed to practice in Rhode Island, Massachusetts, The District of Columbia and Florida. Adam Resmini is one of no more than 2.5% of the state’s lawyers 40 or younger selected to the prestigious “Rising Stars” 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018 list of top attorneys in Rhode Island. In 2015, Attorney Resmini was named by the National Academy of Personal injury Attorneys (NAOPIA) as a TOP 10 Attorney under the age of forty in the State of Rhode Island. He has personally resolved hundreds of cases and has brought in millions of dollars in compensation for his clients.

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Andrew O. Resmini, Esq.

Attorney Andrew Resmini is a Partner and is licensed to practice law in Rhode Island, Massachusetts and Connecticut. He strives to achieve the best possible outcome for his clients through his incredible work ethic. He takes the time necessary to understand each case and does not hesitate to consult with the best experts on a particular issue. Attorney Resmini has been selected to the prestigious “Super Lawyers Rising Stars” list of top attorneys 40 and under for 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018. As of 2015, Attorney Resmini was named by the National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys (NAOPIA) as a TOP 10 Attorney under the age of forty in the State of Rhode Island.

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Ann Sheeley, Esq.

Ann Sheeley is one of the top negotiators in Rhode Island. She has over 25 years of experience, specializing in Personal Injury, Workers Compensation and Criminal Defense. Sheeley Law takes on the difficult cases that many other firms won’t handle. Attorney Ann Sheeley has a proven track record of delivering results at critical times when results matter the most. Personal attention sets Sheeley Law apart; Attorney Sheeley will be by your side, guiding you every step of the way with care and compassion until you get the settlement you deserve.

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Cars and Coffee at Fort Adams

The next Cars and Coffee event is Saturday, Sept 22 hosted by Audrain Auto Museum and will be at Fort Adams State Park in Newport. The show starts at 8am. For you car lovers, you should just stay for the weekend because the 17th annual Fort Adams Car Show is on Sunday...

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Newport Kite Festival 2018

[foogallery id="6208"] The annual Newport Kite Festival was held in Newport on Saturday July 14th and Sunday July 15th.  The weather was (almost) perfect, and the colorful kites and wonderful events kept the crowds entertained for the entire show.  Brenton Point State...

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North Providence Recommended Business List

Press Release:  #for immediate release Discover Rhode Island performed a survey for the town of North Providence, and found that 36 businesses were recommended by the people of the town.  This survey was sent out via social media, and reached over 16,000 people. The...

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Meg O’Rourke

Overeating: The Addiction You Can’t Hide Clients are always so proud to tell me, “Well, at least I don’t drink or smoke,” in spite of whatever eating issues they may have. OK, not smoking and avoiding alcohol are good enough virtues to have, but the fact remains that...

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