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Joseph M. Rameaka

Practice areas:

Family, Criminal Defense, Personal Injury, Probate

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1977

  1. Family: 40%
    37 years, 1.2 thousand cases
  2. Criminal Defense: 30%
    37 years, 500 cases
  3. Personal Injury: 20%
    37 years, 500 cases
  4. Probate: 10%
    37 years, 150 cases



Hourly ($200-300/hour), Contingent (30-33%), Retainer (Always), Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Joseph. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Carol L. Ricker

    Joe is a hardworking and tireless advocate for his clients. His 34 years of experience in a wide range of litigation areas affords him a perspective not shared by many other lawyers. I highly recommend him to any individual or entity that needs an attorney in the litigation arena.


    Carol Ricker Family Attorney
    Relationship: Worked for lawyer

Contact Info

873 Warwick Avenue
Warwick, RI, 02888


RIAuthorized to practice law197706/23/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PrincipalLaw Office of Joseph M. Rameaka2000 - Present
Partner - LitigationGelfuso & Lachut1989 - 1999
Bail CommissionerRI Judiciary1989 - Present
Chief Special CounselRI Department of Transportation1986 - 1989

Association NamePosition NameDuration
RI Bar AssociationN/AN/A

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
New England School of LawN/AJuris Doctor1977
Holy Cross CollegeHistoryBachelor of Arts1973