Location: Cranston, Rhode Island
Email: Email Me


Professional Honors
Certificate of Commendation from volunteers Lawyers Program for the Poor, Citation from the Governor and the RI Coalition for the Homeless for providing free Legal Services to the homeless.


Areas of Practice

  • Tax Law
  • Elder Law


Bar Admissions

  • Rhode Island, 1981
  • Massachusetts, 1981



  • Suffolk University Law School, Boston, Massachusetts
  • Boston University School of Law, Boston, Massachusetts
    Educ. LL.M.
    Major: Taxation
  • Providence College, Providence, Rhode Island
    Major: Political Science
  • Bryant College
    Masters in Taxation Program


Honors and Awards

  • Magna Cum Laude Dean’s List
  • America Jurisprudence Award for Professional Responsibility & Ethics


Past Employment Positions

  • Mayor of the City of Cranston, 2007 – 2009
  • Municipal Court Judge City of Cranston
  • Municipal Court Judges Association, Former President, 1999 – 2006
  • Former Institution of Wills, Trusts & Probate, Estate & Gift Taxes, Estate Planning, 1982 – 1985