Attorney Profile

Ronald J. Resmini

Ronald Resmini

Ronald J. Resmini Law Offices, Ltd.
155 South Main Street, Suite 400
Providence, RI 02903

Providence

Rhode Island (RI)

Contact Contact Ronald J. Resmini
T: 401-751-8855
F: 401-737-6464

Visit: www.resminilawoffices.com
Practice Areas: Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (60%), Professional Liability: Plaintiff (20%), Workers' Compensation (20%)

Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff

Professional Liability: Plaintiff

Workers' Compensation

Profile

Ronald J. Resmini is one of Rhode Island's foremost trial and appellate attorneys for the past 40 years. He has authored 20 legal handbooks. Butterworth Publishing Company requested him to produce a Tort Law and Personal Injury Practice Series (two volumes): Actions and Remedies and Civil Practice and Procedure, each updated yearly. Mr. Resmini initiated IOLTA and Court Annexed Arbitration in Rhode Island and has enjoyed the ranking of AV, the highest ranking available through Martindale-Hubbell; the National Board of Trial Advocacy in (1991) selected him as a Board Examiner. Attorney Ronald J. Resmini was awarded the honor of Massachusetts Senior Attorney of the Year (2010).

Years of Selection

• Super Lawyers: 2011 - 2013

About Ronald Resmini

Admitted: 1969, Rhode Island

Professional Webpage: www.resminilawoffices.com/Attorneys/Ronald-J-Resmini.shtml

Honors and Awards:

  • In May of 2010, Founding partner "Ronald J. Resmini" was awarded the honor of "Massachusetts Senior Attorney of the Year" by the Massachusetts Bar Association and Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly when it celebrated "Excellence in the Law."   2010 MA Senior Attorney of the Year Past Board Examiner of NBTA Founder of IOLTA (RI) Originator of Court Annex Arbitration (RI) Co-Founder of RI Trial Lawyers Author 30 Hand Books American Jurors Prudence Award Co-Author 2 Volume Series “Actions & Remedies” Co-Author 2 Volume Series “Practice & Procedures” Co-Author 2 Volume Series “Tort Law” All gross proceeds forwarded to charity, expenses absorbed by co-author Domestic Relations Outline Scholarship/Suffolk University Law School Scholarship/Roger Williams University of Law School Lecturer: RI Bar Assoc.; MA Bar Assoc.; American Bar Assoc.; RI Law Institute; Insurance Institute House of Delegates (RI) Bar Association Law Clerk Supreme Court (RI) Justice William Powers Prosecutor United States Army Security Agency Member of MA, RI, US District Court, 1st Circuit Court of Appeals; US Supreme Court Instructor Roger Williams University Assistant Town Solicitor of Coventry Law Clerk Neighborhood Legal Services Law Review Articles: Product Liability, Uninsured Motorist, Domestic Relations Contributor to RI Bar Journal, National Law Journal Peer Review AV Rating Martindale-Hubbell, Massachusetts Senior Attorney of the Year, Massachusetts Bar Association, 2010
  • In 2012, Founding partner Ronald J. Resmini was selected to Boston's Top Attorneys based on his AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rating. In addition, In October of 2011, Founding partner Ronald J. Resmini was selected to "Super Lawyers" list of top Attorneys in Rhode Island. In addition, Partner Adam Resmini was selected to the"Rising Stars" *list of top Attorneys in Rhode Island. While up to five percent of the lawyers in the state are named to Super Lawyers, no more than 2.5 percent are named to the Rising Stars list.

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Board Examiner National Board of Trial Advocacy, 1991

Scholarly Lectures and Writings:

  • List of Cases    2010 MA Senior Attorney of the Year Past Board Examiner of NBTA Founder of IOLTA (RI) Originator of Court Annex Arbitration (RI) Co-Founder of RI Trial Lawyers Author 30 Hand Books American Jurors Prudence Award Co-Author 2 Volume Series “Actions & Remedies” Co-Author 2 Volume Series “Practice & Procedures” Co-Author 2 Volume Series “Tort Law” All gross proceeds forwarded to charity, expenses absorbed by co-author Domestic Relations Outline Scholarship/Suffolk University Law School Scholarship/Roger Williams University of Law School Lecturer: RI Bar Assoc.; MA Bar Assoc.; American Bar Assoc.; RI Law Institute; Insurance Institute House of Delegates (RI) Bar Association Law Clerk Supreme Court (RI) Justice William Powers Prosecutor United States Army Security Agency Member of MA, RI, US District Court, 1st Circuit Court of Appeals; US Supreme Court Instructor Roger Williams University Assistant Town Solicitor of Coventry Law Clerk Neighborhood Legal Services Law Review Articles: Product Liability, Uninsured Motorist, Domestic Relations Contributor to RI Bar Journal, National Law Journal Peer Review AV Rating Martindale-Hubbell

Verdicts and Settlements:

  • Bush v. Nationwide Mutual Ins., 448 A2d 782 (1982); Bush v. Nationwide Mutual Ins., 419 A2d 857 (1980); Security Mutual Ins. v. Maria, 433 A2d 693 (1981); Security Mutual Ins. v. Maria, 429 A2d 150 (1980); Su v. Kemper Ins., 431 A2d 416 (1981); Threshier v. Commercial Union Ins., 423 A2d 1389 (1980); Threshier v. Commercial Union Ins., 422 A2d 247 (1980); Rogers v. LaValley, 122 RI 920, 414 A2d 190 (1980); Rogers v. LaValley, 412 RI A2d 276 (1980); Digby v. Digby, 120 RI 299, 388 A2d 1, (1978); Digiglio v. General Motors Co., 119 RI 918, 378 A2d 1069 (1977) Papaioannou v. 1st U.S. Army, US Ct App. 74-1344

Other Outstanding Achievements:

  • 2010 MA Senior Attorney of the Year Past Board Examiner of NBTA Founder of IOLTA (RI) Originator of Court Annex Arbitration (RI) Co-Founder of RI Trial Lawyers Author 30 Hand Books American Jurors Prudence Award Co-Author 2 Volume Series “Actions & Remedies” Co-Author 2 Volume Series “Practice & Procedures” Co-Author 2 Volume Series “Tort Law” All gross proceeds forwarded to charity, expenses absorbed by co-author Domestic Relations Outline Scholarship/Suffolk University Law School Scholarship/Roger Williams University of Law School Lecturer: RI Bar Assoc.; MA Bar Assoc.; American Bar Assoc.; RI Law Institute; Insurance Institute House of Delegates (RI) Bar Association Law Clerk Supreme Court (RI) Justice William Powers Prosecutor United States Army Security Agency Member of MA, RI, US District Court, 1st Circuit Court of Appeals; US Supreme Court Instructor Roger Williams University Assistant Town Solicitor of Coventry Law Clerk Neighborhood Legal Services Law Review Articles: Product Liability, Uninsured Motorist, Domestic Relations Contributor to RI Bar Journal, National Law Journal Peer Review AV Rating Martindale-Hubbell

Educational Background:

  • Suffolk Law School, 1968

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Rhode Island Tort Law and Personal Injury

Complete in two volumes:Intentional TortsNegligence--Negligent Infliction of Emotional Distress--Vicarious Liability--Statue of Limitations--Immunities--Owners and Occupiers of Land--Professional Malpractice--Products Liability--Dog Bite Statute--Liquor Liability--Defamation--Invasion of Privacy--Misuse of Legal Procedure--Tortious Interference with Business Relationships----Tortious Interference with Familial Relationships--Nuisance--Wrongful Death--Damages in Personal Injury Actions--Joint Tortfeasors--Automobiles--Insurance Law (Generally)--Uninsured Motorist Coverage--Motor Vehicle Liability Insurance--Automobile Medical Payments Coverage--Homeowners Policies--Arbitration of Personal Injury Claims--Settlement Ronald Resmini's approach to tort and insurance law in Rhode Island is straightforward and comprehensive. Whether its statutes of limitations, professional malpractice, product liability, or a host of other relevant topics, Resmini provides cogent analysis and supportive case law. If a question has been discussed or decided, you will find it here. This encyclopedic approach makes Rhode Island Tort Law and Personal Injury Practice, Second Edition, as valuable for the specialist as it is for the general practitioner.Resmini takes a sweeping subject, organizes it logically, and arranges it for easy reference. Written in clear, precise language, this two-volume set features helpful tables and comprehensive citations for every significant tort case ever argued in Rhode Island. You will find it a simple matter to locate the case law and analysis pertinent to the issue at hand. If your practice involves personal injury in any way, you'll find yourself reaching for these volumes again and again. In its second edition, Rhode Island Tort Law and Personal Injury Practice incorporates the most recent decisions in this quickly evolving field. Supplemented annually, it is the single best way to ensure your grasp of the law is always current. There is nothing else like it for Rhode Island. "The most definitive work available in the field . . . For the busy legal practitioner or for anyone concerned with tort and insurance law, this treatise is a must." Judge John P. Bourcier  

2010 MA Senior Attorney of the Year Past Board Examiner of NBTA Founder of IOLTA (RI) Author 30 Hand Books Co-Author 2 Volume Series “Actions & Remedies” Co-Author 2 Volume Series “Practice & Procedures” Co-Author 2 Volume Series “Tort Law” All gross proceeds forwarded to charity, expenses absorbed by co-author Domestic Relations Outline Law Review Articles: Product Liability, Uninsured Motorist, Domestic Relations Contributor to RI Bar Journal, National Law Journal    


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