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Rhode Island attorney Robert H. Humphrey has over 20 years of legal experience in the general practice of law. Whether clients need representation for their personal injury accident, or have been arrested for a DUI offense or criminal crime, clients of his firm have come to expect solid legal counsel, aggressive representation, and dependable support. The Law Offices of Robert Humphries have proved that it is the Rhode Island firm that can handle small DUI cases to serious criminal crimes. Whatever your legal needs may be, attorney Humphrey has represented countless clients arrested for DUI and other criminal law matters, and proudly serves Barrington, Newport, Middletown, Warwick, and other surrounding areas in Rhode Island.


With extensive judicial experience as a Newport County Bail Commissioner since 1996, he has proven his knowledge of criminal defense proceedings. His unique prosecutorial experience as a Special Prosecutor for various criminal offenses is beneficial to his clients as well. Because he knows how the prosecution works and what they must prove in order to attain a guilty sentence, he can defend his clients even stronger and with more tenacity.



Since1994, Attorney Humphrey has published 16 articles in the Rhode Island Bar Journal, addressing multiple topics in criminal defense. In addition, he is a frequent lecturer for the Rhode Island Bar Association and other educational programs. With such vast and valuable experience, Attorney Humphrey is more than accomplished! He is the Rhode Island lawyer you need for personal injury representation and aggressive criminal defense. Contact his firm at any hour of the day for more information! 


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Practice areas


  1. DUI & DWI: 50%
  2. Criminal Defense: 30%
  3. Personal Injury: 20%



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  • Donald Arthur Woodbine

    I endorse Attorney Humphrey. The fact that he handles civil and criminal cases impresses me. My own dealings with him have always been pleasant and professional. Any client seeking his services will be well-served.


    Donald Woodbine Car accident Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Law Offices of Robert H. Humphrey

8 Neck Road
Tiverton, RI, 02878


RIAuthorized to practice law199207/12/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2014
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2013
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2012
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyLaw Offices of Robert H. Humphrey2008 - Present
MemberRhode Island Sex Offender Board of Review2006 - 2014
Municipal JudgeTriverton Municipal Court2003 - 2005
Assistant SolicitorTown of Portsmouth2002 - 2005
Bail CommissionerNewport County1996 - 2014
Assistant SolicitorTown of Little Compton1994 - 2008
Association namePosition nameDuration
Rhode Island Bar AssociationN/AN/A
American Bar AssociationN/AN/A
National College of DUI DefenseN/AN/A
Newport County Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Rhode Island Association of Criminal Defense LawyersN/AN/A
Publication nameTitleDate
Rhode Island Bar JournalRhode Island DUI Conditional Hardship Licenses2015
Rhode Island Bar JournalDrunk Driving and Warrantless Blood Tests2014
Rhode Island Bar Journal6th Amendment's Confrontation Clause Evolution2013
Rhode Island Bar JournalRefusal Cases Beyond the Basics2011
Rhode Island Bar JournalCyber Crimes: Bullying, Stalking, Sexting & Texting2011
Rhode Island Bar JournalDrunk Driving Beyond the Basics2010
Rhode Island Bar JournalSocial Host Liability2009
Rhode Island Bar JournalEffects of Revised Regulations on Drunk Driving and Refusal Cases2008
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of New Hampshire School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1992
Hartwick CollegeHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1989
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Seminar"Cyber-Crimes & Sex Crimes Investigation"2015
Rhode Island Bar Association Annual Meeting"Refusal Cases & Hardship Licenses"2015
CLE"The Changing Science & Technology of DUI Cases"2015
CLE"The Changing Science & Technology of DUI Cases"2015
Training"Standardized Field Sobriety Tests Training"2014
Seminar"Drunk Driving: Detection, Prosecution and Defense"2014
Seminar"Cyber-Crimes & Sex Crimes Investigation"2014
Rhode Island Bar Association Annual Meeting"Refusal Cases: Beyond the Basics"2014
Law Day"Students' First Amendment Rights"2014
CLE"Drunk Driving: Detection, Prosecution & Defense"2014
Seminar"Drunk Driving: Detection, Prosecution and Defense"2013
Seminar"Sex Crimes in Rhode Island"2013
Rhode Island Bar Association Annual Meeting"Refusal Cases: Beyond the Basics"2013
Law Day"Police Questioning"2013
Seminar"Drunk Driving: Detection, Prosecution and Defense"2012
Seminar"Sex Crimes in Rhode Island"2012
Rhode Island Bar Association Annual Meeting"Refusal Cases: Beyond the Basics"2012
Law Day"Freedom of Speech and Internet Crimes"2012
CLE"Successful Prosecution and Defense of DUI Cases"2012
Seminar"Drunk Driving: Detection, Prosecution and Defense"2011
Rhode Island Bar Association Annual Meeting"Refusal Cases: Beyond the Basics"2011
Law Day"Cyber-Bullying, Sexting and Internet Crimes"2011
CLE"Successful Prosecution and Defense of DUI Cases"2011
CLE"Handling First DUI Case"2011
CLE"Effective Case Presentation at Trial"2011