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
Jan
23
Casemaker Tip of the Week

Noteworthy tools in Casemaker... More
Jan
23
RI Association for Justice Hosts View From the Bench

On Wednesday, January 25th, the Rhode Island Association for Justice is hosting its annual program “A View from the Bench” where lawyers can learn the expectations judges have for them as advocates for their clients.... More
Jan
20
2017 Bar Annual Award Nominations Due March 17th

There are three Rhode Island Bar Association awards open for nomination in 2017.... More
Jan
20
Software Programs for Tax Preparers Approved by RI Division of Taxation

The Rhode Island Division of Taxation posted a list of the tax-preparation software programs that the agency has cleared for use in preparing and e-filing tax year 2016 Rhode Island returns.... More
Jan
18
Family Court Bench Bar Committee Sponsors Presentation on Child Support and the Kids Card

The Family Court Bench Bar Committee sponsored a one-credit CLE approved presentation, “Child Support and the Kids Card”, on Tuesday, January 10th, at the RI Law Center.... More
Jan
18
Seminar on Slip & Fall Cases Available Online

Slip and fall cases are one of the most common tort cases, yet successfully trying one can be a complicated task.... More
Jan
18
News from RI Division of Taxation

The Rhode Island Division of Taxation today posted a special edition of its newsletter, which focuses on the forthcoming filing season.... More
Jan
17
House of Delegates Letters of Interest - Due February 17, 2017

Involvement in the activities of our Bar Association is a richly rewarding experience. One way to become familiar with Bar Association activities is by serving as a member of the House of Delegates. ... More
Jan
17
RHODE ISLAND BAR FOUNDATION SEEKS LAW SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP APPLICANTS

Are you a Rhode Island resident planning on attending law school? The Rhode Island Bar Foundation, the charitable arm of the non-profit Rhode Island Bar Association, is seeking applications for its Thomas F. Black, Jr. Memorial Scholarship.... More
Jan
13
Judicial Nominating Commission Vacancy Notice

The Judicial Nominating Commission of Rhode Island seeks candidates for the following two (2) vacancies:... More
Jan
9
Reminder Regarding Email Scams

As a courtesy to our members, we would like to remind all to be wary of email scams targeting Rhode Island attorneys. ... More
Jul
1
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