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James E. Kelleher

  • Senior Associate

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For more than thirty (30) years, James has developed his skill set to become one of the most experienced trial attorneys in the State of Rhode Island.  In addition to his trial experience, James has successfully litigated and defended many appeals before the Rhode Island Supreme Court. 

Nevertheless, his experience and know-how render him able to assess when cases are ripe for quick resolution.  His legal expertise encompasses all facets of civil litigation, with particular emphasis in areas of personal injury, negligence, general liability, employment law, and administrative law.


  • Suffolk University Law School, Boston, Massachusetts
    • J.D.
    • Honors: cum laude
  • University of Rhode Island
    • Ed.B.
  • University of Rhode Island
    • B.A.

Practice Areas:

  • Personal Injury
  • Employment Law
  • Negligence
  • General Liability
  • Administrative Law

Bar Admissions

  • Rhode Island
  • U.S. District Court District of Rhode Island
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Professional Associations

  • Rhode Island Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • Court Annexed Arbitrators Panel, Panel