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It's valuable to have a basic understanding of your legal issue when looking for an attorney. To assist you in your search, RI Lawyers has compiled a brief overview of the most common legal issues to help you understand why you might need an attorney and what you should be looking for when you hire an attorney.

It's valuable to have a basic understanding of your legal issue when looking for an attorney. To assist you in your search, RI Lawyers has compiled a brief overview of the most common legal issues to help you understand why you might need an attorney and what you should be looking for when you hire an attorney.


Real Estate Law

Real Estate Law is a broad area that refers to any number of legal issues relating to the ownership of real property


Bankruptcy

Bankruptcy is the legal status of a person or business that cannot repay the debts it owes to creditors.


Banking and Finance Law

Banking and finance law deals with management of financial liabilities, borrowing and lending money, raising capital, and the buying and selling of banks or other financial institutions.


Civil rights are the rights that protect individuals from unwarranted infringement of their freedoms by the government and/or private organizations


Landlord-Tenant Law

Landlord/Tenant law is designed to outline the rights and responsibilities of both tenants and landlords.


Foreclosure

Foreclosure is a specific legal process in which the mortgage holder or other third-party lien holder, attempts to recover the balance of a loan or debt from a borrower who has stopped making payments by forcing the sale of the asset.


Personal Injury

Personal injury is a legal term for an injury to the body, mind, or emotions, as opposed to an injury to property


An estate plan is a written expression of how you want your assets to be owned, managed, and preserved during your lifetime, and how you want them to be disposed of after your death.


Tax attorneys assist individuals (and businesses) with matters relating to taxes owed to the IRS and/or the Rhode Island Department of Revenue.


Worker’s compensation is an insurance program to assist employees with medical expenses and lost wages in the event that they are injured on the job.