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Kevin D. Heitke, Esq. is an Honors Scholar from The University of Michigan, graduating in 1985 with a B.A. in Political Science. Kevin was accepted into Southwestern University School of Law's SCALE program in 1985 and graduated with his J.D. in 1987.


Kevin worked as an Associate with Morgan, Wenzel & McNicholas in Los Angeles from 1987 through 1990, whereafter he became a partner of Portnoy, Craven & Heitke in Providence, RI, where he concentrated in Family Court and insolvency issues.


Kevin started his own firm in 1996 and added a partner and an associate in 2011. The firm continues to focus on the intersection of Family Court and Debtor/Creditor litigation, obtaining a high number of referrals from attorneys throughout the State relative to this niche area. Kevin was elected to the Burrillville Town Council in 2008 and has served as Council liason to the Zoning Board, Planning Board and Extended Care Program. Kevin also serves as a Board Member on the Austin T. Levy Board of Administration.


Kevin currently serves on the Attorney Advisory Committee to the US Bankruptcy Court for the District of Rhode Island.  Kevin also is a member of the Committee's Loss Mitigation Subcommittee.


Practice areas


  1. Family: 50%
    26 years
  2. Bankruptcy: 50%
    26 years


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Heitke Law Office, LLC

365 Eddy Street
Providence, RI, 02903


RIAuthorized to practice law199007/12/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Member/ManagerHeitke Law Office, LLC1996 - Present
PartnerPortnoy Craven & Heitke1990 - 1996
AssociateMorgan, Wenzel & McNicholas1987 - 1990
Association namePosition nameDuration
Rhode Island Bar AssociationN/A1990 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
JEC RealtyConfirmed Chapter 11 case
In re Thierry DelosMSJ filed by Wife was granted and debt determined non-dischargeable
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Southwestern University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1987
University of Michigan Law SchoolPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1985
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
2011 Rhode Island Annual Bar ConferenceIntersection of Domestic Blvd & Debtor Ave2011