Rhode Island Legal Aid and Lawyer Referral
This page provides information about Legal Aid and Lawyer Referral resources in Rhode Island.
Links are grouped by those that cover courts statewide, for multiple counties, and then by individual county.
Rhode Island - Statewide Courts Legal Aid
Rhode Island Lawyer Information and Referral
The Rhode Island Bar Association offers information about choosing a lawyer, an online lawyer referral service, a list of additional lawyer referral and legal aid programs, and information about lawyers' advertising, fees, fee disputes, and complaints about lawyer misconduct.
Rhode Island Bar Association - Lawyers by Name
The Rhode Island Bar Association offers an online search service to locate member attorneys by name.
Rhode Island Public Defender
View information about the Rhode Island Office of the Public Defender, which provides criminal defense, juvenile, and parental rights services to low-income residents. Contact information and a client handbook are included.
Rhode Island Attorney Complaint Information
View information about how attorney complaints are reviewed by the Disciplinary Board. Rules of conduct, answers to frequently asked questions, and a complaint form are included.
Rhode Island Legal Assistance
Rhode Island Legal Services provides free civil legal assistance to eligible low-income residents in the areas of family law, housing, employment, benefits, disability, education, elder law, and consumer law.
Rhode Island Consumer Protection
The Rhode Island Office of the Attorney General provides information about consumer protection and various types of fraud including telemarketing, mail, credit, automobile sales, and debt collection. Answers to frequently asked questions and a downloadable complaint form are included.
Rhode Island Judge Complaint
View instructions on how to file a complaint against a judge in Rhode Island. The complaint form is included.