Richard S. Humphrey

Richard S. Humphrey: Attorney with Richard S. Humphrey Law Offices

Biography



Awards

- BV® Distinguished™ Peer Review RatingSM by Martindale-Hubbell®—a widely respected mark of achievement signifying quality legal work, professionalism, and solid ethical standards

- Super Lawyers, 2007—2010

Publications

- Co-author, "How to Provide a DWI Observation Case," Rhode Island Bar Journal, September—October 2006

- Co-author, "The Potential Impact of State v. Delbonis on Prior Drunk Driving Convictions from 2000—2003," Rhode Island Bar Journal May—June 2005

- Co-author, "The Prosecution and Defense of Chemical Test Refusal Cases," Rhode Island Bar Journal, November—December 2004

- Co-author, "Drunk Driving Statutes, Rhode Island and Massachusetts," Rhode Island Bar Journal, November 2001

- Co-author, "Drunk Driving: Recent Developments in the Law," Rhode Island Bar Journal, May 1999

- Co-author, "The Thickening Briar Patch of Legal Malpractice," Rhode Island Bar Journal, April 1998

- Co-author, "Drunk Driving Law Update," Rhode Island Bar Journal, October 1994

- Author, "Checklist for the Prosecution: How to Prove a DWI," Rhode Island Bar Journal, March 1995

- Author, "Punishment Before Conviction: The Effect of Automatic Post-Arrest Incarceration for Drunk Driving," Rhode Island Bar Journal, May 1993

- Author, "Defending Dual Prosecutions - The Driver Who Has Refused the Chemical Test," Rhode Island Bar Journal, April 1992

- Author, "The Midnight Call - Advising the Client to Submit to a Chemical Test," Rhode Island Bar Journal, March 1991



Rhode Island Bar Foundation.

Areas of Practice (14)

  • Driving While Intoxicated - DWI
  • Chemical Test Refusal
  • Social Host Liability
  • Dram Shop Liability
  • Drunk Boating
  • Construction Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Driving Under the Influence - DUI
  • Insurance
  • Personal Injury
  • Litigation
  • Admiralty Law
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Professional Discipline

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
508-689-5496  Phone
401-624-8180  Fax
University Attended:
Connecticut College, B.A., 1980
Law School Attended:
Franklin Pierce Law Center, J.D., 1983
Year of First Admission:
1983
Admission:
1984, U.S. District Court, District of Rhode Island; 1991, U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts; 1993, U.S. District Court, District of Maine; 1991, U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit; 1983, Rhode Island; 1990, Massachusetts; 1993, Maine; 1987, U.S. Supreme Court
Memberships:

Newport County Bar Association; Rhode Island Bar Association; Maine State Bar Association; American Bar Associations; Rhode Island Trial Lawyers Association; American Arbitration Association.

Birth Information:
Fall River, Massachusetts, May 24, 1958
Reported Cases:
International Brotherhood of Police Officers, Local No. 302 v. Town of Portsmouth, 506 A.2d 540 (R.I. 1986); Newport Auto Salvage, Inc. et al. v. Town Council of the Town of Portsmouth Acting as Board of License Commissioners et al., 502 A.2d 339 (R.I. 1985); State v. Carcieri, 730 A.2d 11 (R.I. 1999); State of Rhode Island ex rel. Town of Middletown v. Alden C. Kinder, 769 A.2d 614 (R.I. 2001); H.R.M., Inc. v. S/V Venture VII et al. 972 F.Supp. 92 (D.R.I. 1997); French v. Isham et. al., 801 F.Supp. 913 (D R.I. 1992).
ISLN:
906305223
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard and American Express
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Fees Available
  • Minority - Owned

Peer Reviews

Client Reviews

  • 4.7/5.0 (5 reviews)
  • 100% (5 recommendations)
  • Silver Client Champion
  • Communication

    4.6/5.0
  • Responsiveness

    4.6/5.0
  • Quality of Service

    4.8/5.0
  • Value for Money

    4.6/5.0
  • Recommended 5.0/5.0 Rated on 02/18/11 in General Practice.

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  • Recommended 5.0/5.0 Rated on 02/17/11 in Criminal Law.

    Rich has been the best referral I have received from day one. His consideration and knowledge eased my tension almost immediately and his firm's top-notch performance never left me guessing if I had made the right decision in choosing his firm's repr... Read more

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    Rich has been the best referral I have received from day one. His consideration and knowledge eased my tension almost immediately and his firm's top-notch performance never left me guessing if I had made the right decision in choosing his firm's representation; it actually gave me a peace of mind. From friends, to acquaintances, to police and court officers Rich's name has continually come up as the best lawyer possible for this type of case, and I couldn't be more satisfied with my results. Read less

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