Welcome to Devane Fogarty & Ribezzo

The Law Office of Devane, Fogarty & Ribezzo has been in practice since 1998, and we pride ourselves not only on providing excellent legal services, but also being accessible and reliable for our clients. There is never a charge for initial consultations, and we offer flat rate fees for uncontested cases. Simple courtesies such as timely return of phone calls, availability for advice to our clients, and flexible billing arrangements, have always been the foundation of our practice.

We focus primarily on family law matters, bankruptcy issues, personal injury cases and estate and probate. However, if your question or legal matter falls outside our areas of focus, we are happy to provide you with a free initial consultation to determine if we can assist you or refer your case to one of our trusted resources at another firm.

News & Publications
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Is there life after Bankruptcy?

June 2nd, 2014

Is there life after a bankruptcy? We always provide clients with the opportunity to get together with us again after the Bankruptcy Discharge Order is entered to look forward from a fresh start and to help steer you toward If you have yet to file for bankruptcy in Rhode Island but are seriously considering such […]

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What does joint custody mean?

June 2nd, 2014

Divorce – What does joint custody mean for your family? In Rhode Island, there is a preference for joint custody of children after divorce or separation of unmarried parents. Joint custody means that both parties have equal responsibility for major life decisions, education decisions, health decisions, decisions regarding extracurricular activities, religious upbringing, as well as […]

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