Michael R. McElroy, Esq., is the managing partner of the Providence law firm of Schacht & McElroy. A graduate of the University of Rhode Island, he earned his law degree (with honors) from Boston University School of Law and his Masters Degree in Taxation (with honors) from Bryant University. He is admitted to practice in Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and Tennessee, as well as various United States District Courts, Courts of Appeal, and the United States Supreme Court.
He is a Past President of the Rhode Island Bar Association, a former three-term Chairman of the Superior Court Bench/Bar Committee, and a member of the House of Delegates. He is a Fellow and a member of the Board of Directors of the Rhode Island Bar Foundation. He is a member of the Rhode Island Association for Justice. He is a former Special Assistant Attorney General and was Legal Counsel to the Rhode Island Personnel Appeal Board for 22 years.
Areas of Practice
Public Utility Law
Property Tax Law
Auto and Truck Accidents
Nursing Home Neglect
Trials and appeals in federal and state courts
General corporate and commercial practice
The Rhode Island Supreme Court licenses all lawyers in the general practice of law. The court does not license or certify any lawyer as an expert or specialist in any particular field of practice.
Schacht & McElroy - Attorneys at Law
21 Dryden Lane, Post Office Box 6721
Providence, Rhode Island 02940-6721
Phone: (401) 351-4100 • Fax (401) 421-5696
Map & Driving Directions
Conveniently located close to Route 95 with plenty of free parking.
Licensed since 1976
Hourly ($330/hour), Contingent (33%)
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|RI||Authorized to practice law||1981||08/29/2015|
|Partner||Schacht & McElroy||1981 - Present|
|Trial Attorney||Tennessee Valley Authority||1976 - 1981|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Rhode Island Bar Association||President||2012 - 2013|
|Bryant University||Taxation||Master of Science in Taxation||1985|
|Univeristy of Rhode Island||Political Science||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1973|