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Welcome to the Rhode Island Bar Association web site, a valuable resource for Bar members and the public. For Attorneys highlights our many programs including: CLE, Lawyer Referral Service, Bar Committees and member benefits. Members Only, provides a wealth of services including CASEMAKER, the 24/7, online, law library and OAR, our attorney-to-attorney information resource center. Attorney Directory includes all registered members’ contact information. For the Public contains valuable information to help choose a lawyer and find guidance on a range of legal issues, as well as law related education programs. Rhode Island Bar Foundation provides information about Interest on Lawyers Trust Accounts (IOLTA) and the Bar’s Law School Scholarship Program.
May
29
2020 Hon. Francis J. Darigan, Jr. Rhode Island Law Day Essay Contest

Published on May 29, 2020

The Rhode Island Law Day (RILD) Committee, with particular help from Rhode Island Bar Association, the Rhode Island Judiciary, Roger Williams University School of Law, and the Rhode Island Police Chiefs’ Association, sponsored the 2020 Hon. Francis J. Dar...more

May
29
Coronavirus Update: RI Superior Court Scheduling Protocols; RI Division of Taxation News; Animal Law, Liens, and Affidavits Covered in Next Week's Annual Meeting Webinars

Published on May 29, 2020

We will continue to pass along pertinent information related to the coronavirus crisis as we receive it....more

May
26
Coronavirus Update: RI District Court Administrative Order 2020-03; RI Family Court Administrative Order 2020-05; RI Superior Court Courtroom 5G Protocol and Protocol for Providence County Criminal Calendars; RI Division of Taxation Postpones Key Tax Dead

Published on May 26, 2020

We will continue to pass along pertinent information related to the coronavirus crisis as we receive it....more

May
26
Casemaker Tip of the Week

Published on May 26, 2020

Noteworthy tools in Casemaker...more

May
26
A Guide to Reopening Your Practice; First Annual Meeting Virtual Programs Start This Week; Don't Forget to Sign Up for Bar Committees

Published on May 26, 2020

I am excited to share with you a Guide to Reopening Your Practice that our Bar staff have put together. I hope you find it helpful as we navigate these murky waters back to something that resembles the working environment we once knew....more

May
22
2020 Annual Rhode Island Bar Association Awards Winners

Published on May 22, 2020

While we will not be able to honor this year’s outstanding awards winners in June, we are looking forward to planning an event, to take place as soon as we’re able to do so safely...more

May
21
Coronavirus Update: RI District Court Administrative Order 2020-02 Related to Eviction Calendar; First Two Annual Meeting Programs Cover Cross-Examinations and Arbitration

Published on May 21, 2020

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May
20
Coronavirus Update: RI Superior Court Courtroom 4 Protocol; Bar Journal and Annual Meeting Virtual Series Brochure Reminders

Published on May 20, 2020

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May
19
Coronavirus Update: RI Superior Court Administrative Order 2020-06;RI Supreme Court Executive Order 2020-13; RI Workers' Compensation Court Administrative Order 2020-08

Published on May 19, 2020

We will continue to pass along pertinent information related to the coronavirus crisis as we receive it....more

May
15
Coronavirus Update: Zoom Meeting for Federal Court Practitioners; Supreme Court Executive Order 2020-12; RI District Court Emergency Measures for Civil Matters; Annual Meeting Virtual Series Reminder

Published on May 15, 2020

We will continue to pass along pertinent information related to the coronavirus crisis as we receive it....more

May
14
2020 Virtual Annual Meeting Series Brochure and Special COVID-19 Issue of the Rhode Island Bar Journal Now Available!

Published on May 14, 2020

We are excited to announce that our 2020 virtual Annual Meeting series brochure is now available as well as our special COVID-19 issue of the Rhode Island Bar Journal....more

May
11
Coronavirus Update: RI Supreme Court Oral Arguments Using Remote Technology; Annual Meeting Virtual Series Brochure Available Later This Week

Published on May 11, 2020

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May
08
May 2020 E-Newsletter

Published on May 08, 2020

Your monthly update is here!...more

May
06
Coronavirus Update: RI Superior Court Revised Protocol for Requesting Remote Hearing for Criminal and Civil Matters; RI Workers' Compensation Court Administrative Order: 2020 Virtual Annual Meeting Brochure Coming Next Week

Published on May 06, 2020

We will continue to pass along pertinent information related to the coronavirus crisis as we receive it....more

May
05
Coronavirus Update: May/June 2020 Rhode Island Bar Journal; Virtual Annual Meeting Series Update; Free Daily Community Mindfulness Sessions

Published on May 05, 2020

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May
01
Coronavirus Update: RI Superior Court Protocol for Requesting Remote Hearing/Conference; RI Supreme Court Order regarding MCLE; RI District Court Disposition Calendars; RI Family Court Administrative Order; RI Division of Taxation Advisory

Published on May 01, 2020

We will continue to pass along pertinent information related to the coronavirus crisis as we receive it....more

Apr
30
Coronavirus Update: Reminder about Annual Meeting Programs; Lincoln Municipal Court Memo; Phone Services Informational Webinar

Published on April 30, 2020

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Apr
30
Important Message From President David N. Bazar and Wellness Resources

Published on April 30, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced changes to daily life, and disrupted normal routines at work, at school, and at home. Physical isolation can negatively affect mental health, and constant news coverage can bring fear and anxiety about the disease....more

Apr
29
Coronavirus Update: Updated RI Superior Court Remote Hearings Tutorial; RI Attorney General's Office Guidance for CARES Act Payments; New Secretary of State's Office Website Offers Remote Services; Free, Non-Credit Wellness Webinars

Published on April 29, 2020

We will continue to pass along pertinent information related to the coronavirus crisis as we receive it....more

Apr
24
Coronavirus Update: New RI Superior Court Protocols for Business Calendars; Just Added May CLE Programs

Published on April 24, 2020

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Apr
24
Coronavirus Update: RI Superior Court Temporary Courtroom 4 Protocol; Law Practice Management Member Benefit Reminder

Published on April 24, 2020

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Apr
23
Coronavirus Update: RI Superior Court COVID-19 Business Recovery Plan Informational Session Link; Supreme Court Executive Order 2020-11

Published on April 23, 2020

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Apr
13
Coronavirus Update: RI Supreme Court Executive Order Related to Clerk's Office Operations; Governor's Office Executive Order Related to Shareholder Meetings; 2020 RI Bar Association Nominating Committee Report; July RI Bar Exam Postponed

Published on April 13, 2020

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Apr
08
Coronavirus Update: 2020 Annual Meeting Canceled, but Many Workshops Available as Standalone Live Webinars

Published on April 08, 2020

We are saddened to inform you that due to the COVID-19 crisis, coupled with the possibility of the RI Convention Center being needed as an additional Lifespan hospital should their permanent hospitals run out of room, we have no choice but to cancel the 2...more

Mar
13
All CLE Seminars Now Offered as Live Webcasts

Published on March 13, 2020

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, and to ensure all members have ample opportunities to earn their CLE credits by the compliance deadline, every CLE program being offered between now and May 31, 2020 will now have a live webcast option....more

Jun
01
Get More Visibility for Your Practice through the Bar's Lawyer Referral Service for Less Than Ten Dollars a Month

Published on June 01, 2019

Membership in the Rhode Island Bar Association’s Lawyer Referral Service is an inexpensive way to increase a client base and visibility within the community while expanding the public’s access to legal representation. ...more

Jul
19
Casemaker’s Suite of Premium Services Free to Bar Members

Published on July 19, 2017

The Rhode Island Bar Association is proud to offer Casemaker's suite of premium services at no additional cost to our members....more