Membership Benefits

Membership with RIAJ benefits you and your practice....

List Server - members can communicate instantly with peers. Network online with some of the most experienced and successful attorneys in the state. This free service is provided to pre-approved members only.

TrialSmith - access to the nation's largest online deposition database.

Expert Witness Materials - RIAJ has deposition materials on commonly used defense expert witnesses.

CLE - RIAJ provides outstanding continuing legal education programs taught by the state's finest practitioners and nationally known speakers. Substantial member discounts on seminars, make joining RIAJ a worthwhile investment in your career.

Legislative Representation - no other organization represents the interests of the trial bar at the Capitol. RIAJ fights to preserve your right to adequately represent your clients in Rhode Island. RIAJ has evolved into a strong political voice for individual, victim and consumer rights.

Amicus Curiae Committee - this committee carefully reviews and selects significant cases pending before the Rhode Island Supreme Court. When necessary, RIAJ intervenes by filing an amicus brief on behalf of the Plaintiff's Bar and Rhode Island consumers.

Technology - RIAJ has available for rental an LCD projector, screen and document camera for use at trials, arbitrations or mediations.

Meeting Space - use the conference room at our professional office when you need a central meeting location with your clients or for depositions. We are conveniently located just off Route 10 in Providence.

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