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.
LATEST NEWS
Aug
15
Casemaker Tip of the Week

Noteworthy tools in Casemaker... More
Aug
11
Help Us Reach 1000 List Serve Members!

Our Bar’s List Serve gives you immediate, 24/7, open-door access to the knowledge and experience of over 700 Rhode Island lawyers. Help us grow our online community to 1,000 by joining TODAY!... More
Aug
11
Criminal Electronic Filing in the Superior Court - Live September 5, 2017

The Rhode Island Supreme Court recently notified Bar members that on September 5, 2017, electronic filing will be mandatory for criminal cases in the Superior Court. To follow is information that Bar members will need for this go live.... More
Aug
10
Commission on Judicial Tenure and Discipline Releases Report on Judge Ovalles

According to a news advisory from the RI Judiciary, in the matter of Rafael A. Ovalles, the Supreme Court Commission on Judicial Tenure and Discipline released its report Wednesday afternoon. ... More
Aug
9
Rhode Island Division of Taxation Latest Newsletter Available

The latest edition of the Rhode Island Division of Taxation’s newsletter includes coverage of the following topics... More
Aug
2
Updating Your Attorney Directory Photo Is a Snap!

The next time you are visiting the Rhode Island Law Center for a Continuing Legal Education program or committee meeting, be sure to ask about how easy it is to update your online attorney directory photograph.... More
Jul
20
Earn 2 Free Credits by Attending Our Cyber Security Ethics Program Sponsored by AON

It seems as though every week we hear on the news of a new cyber-attack or threat. Hackers are not only hacking banks, movie studios, and retail outlets, but on the local level, they are hacking into school database systems and solo and small law firms as... More
Jul
19
Casemaker’s Suite of Premium Services Free to Bar Members

The Rhode Island Bar Association is proud to offer Casemaker's suite of premium services at no additional cost to our members.... More
Jul
19
Get More Visibility for Your Practice through the Bar's Lawyer Referral Service for Less Than Ten Dollars a Month

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
Update on Limited Scope Representation

In June of 2015, the Court invited members of the Rhode Island Bar and other interested persons to submit written comments on the subject of limited scope representation in Rhode Island... More