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Daniel J. Neal is a litigation attorney for Brederson Law Center in Providence, Rhode Island. Dan is responsible for appearances on the daily court calendars in Rhode Island and Massachusetts for Criminal, Traffic, Civil, Family and Workers Compensation (DIA in MA). Dan is also responsible for client statements, depositions, mediations, and arbitrations. 


He earned his Bachelor's Degree in Criminal Justice from Roger Williams University School of Law in 2013. He is admitted to practice in the State of Rhode Island and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. 


Prior to his current position as a litigation attorney for Brederson Law Center, Dan had previously operated as a solo practitioner operating under the firm name of Daniel J. Neal, Attorney at Law. As a solo practitioner, Dan provided services to client in multiple areas of law including, but not limited to criminal, traffic, real estate, estate planning, probate, and guardianships. Prior to founding Daniel J. Neal, Attorney at Law, Dan worked as a Law Clerk for Kevin O. Hagan, Attorney at Law, conducting research and writing motions for criminal defense cases including, but not limited to DUI, Possession of Drugs, Assault, Animal Cruelty, Larceny, Receiving Stolen Goods, and more. Dan also provided contract assistance to Kevin O. Hagan, Attorney at Law including assistance with arraignments, pre-trial conferences, dismissals, and expungements and other matters throughout Rhode Island. Prior to working as a law clerk, Dan worked as a Rule 9 Student Attorney for the Rhode Island Attorney General's Office in the Juvenile Prosecution Unit and Courtroom 9 Probation Violation Unit prosecuting, arraigning, and reviewing juvenile cases and presenting defendants on probation violation cases.


Dan is currently accepting new personal injury, workers compensation, family law, criminal defense and traffic tribunal cases.


Practice Areas


  1. Personal Injury: 35%
    0 years
  2. Family: 20%
    0 years
  3. Workers Compensation: 20%
    0 years
  4. Criminal Defense: 15%
    2 years
  5. Other: 10%
  6. More 



Hourly ($200-250/hour), Contingent (33%), Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Sean Cleary

    I wholeheartedly endorse this lawyer. A brilliant, trustworthy and highly respected attorney in the legal community.


    Sean Cleary Car Accidents Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Zachary Gager Pendleton Esq.

    Attorney Neal and I have been friends and colleagues for the past four years. He is one of the most zealous advocates I have ever had the pleasure to meet. Mr. Neal is the definition of integrity and his clients, I am sure, are given the highest levels of service, professionalism, and quality representation. Mr. Neal is the definition of integrity. It has been my experience in working with him that he consistently produces a high quality work product, represents his clients effectively, and that he gets results. As both a friend and colleague, I cannot recommend Attorney Neal highly enough for individuals in need of skilled representation.


    Zachary Pendleton Business Attorney
    Relationship: Friend

Contact Info

Brederson Law Center, LLC

950 Smith St.
Providence, RI, 02908


RIAuthorized to practice law201309/29/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Eagle ScoutBoy Scouts of America2003
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Litigation AttorneyBrederson Law Center, LLC2015 - Present
AttorneyDaniel J. Neal, Attorney at Law2014 - 2015
Volunteer AttorneyRhode Island Center for Law and Public Policy2014 - 2015
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Rhode Island Bar AssociationN/A2013 - Present
Massachusetts Bar AssociationN/A2013 - Present
American Bar AssociationN/A2013 - Present
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Roger Williams University, Ralph R. Papitto School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2013
Monmouth UniversityCriminal JusticeBA - Bachelor of Arts2008