RHODE ISLAND LEGAL ORGANIZATIONS AND THE LAW SCHOOL

 
 
             THURGOOD MARSHALL LAW SOCIETY
              
www.tmls.org
                        
                    President
                   
William J. Trezvant, Esq.
                    Department of Attorney General
                    150 South Main St
                    Providence, RI 02903
                    401-274-4400
                      
                    Vice President
                    Beverly Ledbetter, Esq.
                    Brown University
                    General Counsel
                    110 South Main St.
                    Providence, RI 02912
                    401-863-3122
 
                    Secretary
                   
J.A. Dixon-Acosta, Esq.
                    215 Broadway
                    Providence, RI 02903
                    401-863-3122
 
                    Treasurer
                    Kas R. DeCarvalho Esq.
                    Pannone, Lopes, Devereaux & West, LLC
                    317 Iron Horse Way - Suite 301
                    Providence, RI 02908
                    401-824-5100
 
            INNS OF COURT – FAMILY LAW                     
 
                    President
                    Brenda Rioles, Esq.
                    Rioles Law Offices
                    426 Broadway
                    Providence, RI 02909
                    401-831-8077
 
                    Vice President
                    Tim Conlon, Esq. 
                    TJC Esq.
                    Turks Head Bldg. Ste 420
                    76 Westminster St.
                    Providence, RI 02903
                    401-272-6700

                    Secretary/Treasurer
                    Dadriana Lepore, Esq.
                    Coia & Lepore, Ltd.
                    226 S Main St
                    Providence, RI 02903
                    401-751-5522

            JUSTINIAN SOCIETY : 2015-2017 Term
            www.justinianlawri.com
 
                    President
                    Sheri L. Pizzi, Esq.
                    Barton Gilman LLP
                    10 Dorrance Street-Suite 800
                    Providence, RI 02903
                    401-273-7171

                     
                    Vice President
                    Raymond J. Pezzullo, Esq.
                    Raymond Pezzullo Law Offices
                    1141 Plainfield Street
                    Johnston, RI 02919
                    401-275-0669
        
                    Secretary

                    Ralph R. Liguori, Esq.
                    Jones Kelleher LLP
                    One Center Place
                    Providence, RI 02903
                    401-273-0800 

                    Treasurer
                    Thomas Tarro III, Esq.
                    Tarro & Marotti Law Firm, LLC
                    The Summit East
                   
300 Centerville Road, #330
                    Warwick, R.I. 02886
                    401-737-7200
 
                    NIBA State Delegate
                   
Hon. Paula M. Cuculo*
                    Paula M. Cuculo, Attorney at Law
                    7 Waterman Avenue
                    North Providence, RI 02911
                    401-232-4000      
        
          Immediate Past President
         
John La Terra Bellina, Esq*
          Orson & Brusini Ltd.
          144 Wayland Avenue
          Providence, RI 02906

          401-223-2100
         *indicates past president

LAW
SCHOOL
                   
                    Dean
   
                    Michael J. Yelnosky
                    Roger Williams University School of Law
                    Ten Metacom Avenue
         Bristol, RI 02809
                    401- 254-4607
 
                   
Assistant Dean of Admissions
                    Michael Donnelly-Boylen
                    Roger Williams University School of Law
                    Ten Metacom Avenue
                    Bristol, RI 02809
                    401-254-4515

            RHODE ISLAND CRIMINAL DEFENSE LAWYERS   
            riacdl.org

                    President
                    Collin M. Geiselman, Esq.
                    Office of the Public Defender
                    160 Pine Street
                    Providence, RI 02903
                    401-222-3492
 
                    Director of Finance
                    Angela Yingling, Esq.
                    Rhode Island Public Defender's Office
                    160 Pine St.
                    Providence, RI 02903
                                              
                    Director of Communications                    
                    Melissa Braatz, Esq.
                    Office of the Public Defender
                    160 Pine Street
                    Providence, RI 02903
                    401-222-3493


                    Director of Membership
                    John R. Grasso, Esq.
                    The Law Office of John Grasso
                    1 Custom House St. Ste. 300
                    Providence, RI 02903
                    401-272-4001
 
            RHODE ISLAND PARALEGAL ASSOCIATION
            www.riparalegals.org
    
                    President of the RI Paralegal Association, NFPA Secondary
                    Melanie Catineault
                    Rhode Island State Police
                    Department of Public Safety
                    311 Danielson Pike
                    North Scituate, RI 02857
                    401-764-5788
                       
                    Vice President of the RI Paralegal Association
                    Ashley J. Minor
                    Howland Evangelista, Kohlenberg Burnett LLP
                    One Financial Plaza, Suite 1600
                    Providence, RI 02903
                    401-283-8018

                    Secretary

                    Victoria A. Catalano
                    RIPTA
                    705 Elmwood Avenue
                    Providence, RI 02907
                    401-226-8062

                    Treasurer
                    Merilee K. Welling
                    Hackman & Phillips Elder Law RI LLC
                    Warwick, RI 02888
                                                              
            RHODE ISLAD ASSOCIATION FOR JUSTICE
            www.rijustice.org

                    President

                    Zachary Mandell, Esq.
                    Mandell, Schwartz & Boisclair, LTD
                    1 Park Row
                    Providence, RI 02903
                    401-273-8330

                    President-Elect

                    Joseph P. Marasco, Esq.
                    Marasco & Nesselbush
                    685 Westminster St.
                    Providence, RI 02903
                    401-274-7400

                    Immediate Past President
                    Gil A. Bianchi, Jr., Esq
                    Bianchi & Brouillard, PC
                    56 Pine St., Ste. 250
                    Providence, RI 02903
                    401-223-2900

                    Secretary/Treasurer
                    Ralph Liguori, Esq.
                    Jones Kelleher LLP
                    One Center Place
                    Providence, RI 02903
                    401-273-0800
  
            RHODE ISLAND WOMEN’S BAR ASSOCIATION
            http://www.riwba.com/

                    President
                    Meredith Renner, Esq.
                    Locke Lord LLP
                    2800 Financial Plaza   
                    Providence, RI 02903
                    401-274-9200
          
                    Vice President
                    Krystle Tadesse, Esq.
                    Locke Lord LLP
                    2800 Financial Plaza
                    Providence, RI 02903
                    401-274-9200

                    Secretary
                    Gina Renzulli Lemay, Esq.
                    Law Office of William J. Conley, Jr.
                    123 Dyer Street, 2nd Floor
                    Providence, RI 02903
                    401-415-9835     
                
                    Treasurer
                    Kelly McGee, Esq.
                    Lifespan Corporation
                    167 Point Street, Suite 2B
                    Providence, RI 02903
                    401-444-3103
                       
            ST. THOMAS MORE SOCIETY 

                    President
                    Joseph V. Cavanagh, Jr., Esq.  
                    Blish & Cavanagh
                    30 Exchange Terrace
                    Providence, R.I. 02903
                    401-751-7542

                    Vice-President
                    Mary Ellen McQueeney-Lally, Esq.
                    11 Riverview Drive
                    North Providence, RI 02904
                    401-787-0065

                    Secretary
                    Faith LaSalle, Esq.
                    LaSalle & Associates, P.C.
                    76 Westminster Street, Suite 450
                    Providence, RI 02903
                    401-421-8080

                    Treasurer
                    Magistrate Armando O. Monaco, II
                    RI Family Court
                    One Dorrance Plaza
                    Providence, RI 02903
                    401-458-5310

            DEFENSE COUNSEL OF RHODE ISLAND (civil defense)
            defensecounselri.org

                   
President
                    Lauren D. Wilkins, Esq.
                    Langlois, Wilkins, Furtado & Metcalf, P.C.
                    200 Midway Road, Suite 169
                    Cranston, RI 02920
                    401-351-9970

                    President-Elect
                    William F. White, Esq.
                    White & Kelly, P.C.
                    155 Westminster Street, 7th Floor
                    Providence, RI 02903
                    401-273-1400

                    Vice President
                    Angela L. Carr, Esq.
                    Barton Gilman LLP
                    10 Dorrance Street, Suite 800
                    Providence, RI 02903
                    401-273-7171

                    Secretary
                    Paul M. Kessimian, Esq.
                    Partridge Snow & Hahn LLP
                    40 Westminster Street, Suite 1100
                    Providence, RI 02903
                    401-861-8258

                    Treasurer

                    Amy Beretta, Esq.
                    Law Offices of Amy Beretta
                    931 Jefferson Blvd., Suite 1006
                    Warwick, RI 02886
                    401-734-1240 x6300

                    Past President
                    John F. Kelleher, Esq.
                    LaSalle & Kelleher, P.C.
                    One Turks Head Place, Suite 450
                    Providence, RI 02903
                    401-421-8080

                    DRI State Representative
                    Faith A. LaSalle, Esq.
                    LaSalle & Kelleher, P.C.
                    One Turks Head Place, Suite 450
                    Providence, RI 02903
                    401-421-8080

                    Young Lawyers Division Co-Chairs
                    (two year staggered terms, selected by Young Lawyers Division)

                    Kristina Hultman, Esq.     (2017)
                    Higgins, Cavanagh & Cooney, LLP
                    10 Dorrance Street, Suite 400
                    Providence, RI 02903
                    401-272-3500

                    John D. Meara, Esq.     (2018)
                    Barton Gilman LLP
                    10 Dorrance Street, Suite 800
                    Providence, RI 02903
                    401-273-7171