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
Jul
28
Center for Mediation & Collaboration Rhode Island Mediation Training Course: September 21-23, 27 & 28

The Center for Mediation and Collaboration Rhode Island is holding a Mediation and Conflict Resolution Training course on September 21-23, 27 & 28, from 8:30 to 4:30 pm, at 500 Broad Street, in Providence... More
Jul
28
ABA Retirement Funds Program Hosting Free Webinar August 10

The ABA Retirement Funds Program, a primary member benefit to the members of the Association, is hosting a free webinar on the role of self-directed brokerage accounts within retirement plans, August 10, 2016 at 1:00 to assist members with their retiremen... More
Jul
12
Only Three Sessions Left! Register Today to Earn Two Free Ethics Credits with Our Yearly AON Sponsored Program

Our yearly, free ethics seminar sponsored by AON is coming up. The August sessions are already sold out, so register today so you don't miss out on your chance to earn two free ethics credits!... More
Jul
11
2016 Rhode Island Bar Association Annual Report

While the Annual Report is included in the 2016 July/August issue of the Rhode Island Bar Journal, for our members’ convenience we are also making it available separately. ... More
Jul
1
NEW 2016-2017 RHODE ISLAND BAR ASSOCIATION OFFICERS

At the Bar’s Annual Meeting, a new slate of Officers was unanimously elected. All Bar Officers’ terms run from July, 1, 2016 through June 30, 2017. The new Bar Officers names and profiles follow.... More
Jul
1
Proposed Amendment to Bankruptcy Rule 3015 and new Rule 3015.1 Published for Public Comment

On July 1, 2016, the Judicial Conference Advisory Committee on Bankruptcy Rules published a proposed amendment to Bankruptcy Rule 3015 and a new Rule 3015.1 and requested that they be circulated to the bench, bar, and public for comment. ... More
Feb
24
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