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
16
Casemaker Tip of the Week

Noteworthy tools in Casemaker... More
Jan
11
Rhode Island Division of Taxation Security Summit Warns of Fraud

The Rhode Island Division of Taxation, the Internal Revenue Service, and other members of the Security Summit warned tax professionals about a new round of online fraud.... More
Jan
11
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
11
Bar’s Government Lawyers Committee Free, 1-Credit CLE: Artificial Intelligence in the Legal Profession

The Rhode Island Bar Association’s Government Lawyers Committee invites all Bar members to participate in a free CLE credit approved presentation (one credit) on Thursday, March 1st, from 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm... More
Jan
11
Don't Miss Out on This Great Opportunity to Get Experience and Earn CLE Credit!

This very successful pro bono partnership is back for 2018! Get comprehensive domestic violence and family law training, mentorship, and real court experience through the Partners Overcoming Domestic Violence (PODV) Project.... More
Jan
11
Don't Miss Out On This Free & Fun Networking Event on January 25th!

Our Bar's newest members represent the future of our profession and our Association. Given this, we are pleased to invite Bar members practicing ten years or less to join us for a great - and free! - event where you have your... More
Jan
5
House of Delegates Letters of Interest - Due February 16, 2018

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
5
2018 Bar Annual Award Nominations Due March 9th

There are three Rhode Island Bar Association awards open for nomination in 2018. Nominations for all the awards are due no later than March 9, 2018. ... More
Jan
3
A New Year Means New Seminars!

For your convenience, many of our CLE offerings this January and February will be available via in-person and live webcasts, which means on those cold, snowy days, you don't need to leave your office or home to earn your credits! ... More
Dec
19
Consider Taking a Pro Bono Case This Holiday Season

‘Tis the season of giving; please consider giving the gift of peace of mind. You can spread the holiday cheer by taking one of the pro bono cases listed below:... More
Dec
15
RI Division of Taxation 2018 Estimated Payment in 2017

Some tax professionals have contacted the RI Division of Taxation recently about making a 2018 estimated tax payment during 2017.... 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
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