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  1. Litigation: 50%
  2. Criminal Defense: 50%

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MacFadyen, Gescheidt & O'Brien

101 Dyer Street
3rd Floor
Providence, RI, 02903

John A. Macfadyen, Esq

115 Howland Rd
Westport, MA, 02790-5114

Westport, MA, 02790



RIAuthorized to practice law197409/29/2015

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Avvo Contributions
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Award NameGrantorDate Granted
N/ARhode Island Lawyers Weekly Magazine2009
ListedBest Lawyers in America2009
Rhode Island's 10 Best LawyersSuper Lawyers Magazine2009
ListedBest Lawyers in America2008
Rhode Island's 10 Best LawyersSuper Lawyers Magazine2008
ListedBest Lawyers in America2007
Rhode Island's 10 Best LawyersSuper Lawyers Magazine2007
ListedBest Lawyers in America2006
ListedBest Lawyers in America2005
Association NamePosition NameDuration
International Academy of Trial LawyersFellow2006 - Present
American College of Trial LawyersFellow1997 - Present
American Academy of Appellate LawyersFellow1995 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMemberN/A
Publication NameTitleDate
Suffolk University Law Reviewefense Discovery: The Keys to the Storehouse of Relevant Fact1985
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Boston University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1974
Harvard CollegeN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1970

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