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Mark A Fay

Personal injury Attorney at Providence, RI

5.0   2 reviews
  • Licensed for 34 years
    State RI
    Acquired 1989
    Active No misconduct found

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Practice areas
  1. Personal injury
    Murphy & Fay LLP is a Personal Injury and Criminal Defense law firm with law offices in Providence, Rhode Island and South Kingstown Rhode Island. Our attorneys have over 50 years of combined experience handling complex cases. We offer an extensive range of services for both your personal, as well as business needs. We have the experience, knowledge, and financial resources to aggressively fight for our clients throughout the state of Rhode Island.

  2. Medical malpractice
    Unfortunately, surgical errors, hospital mistakes, misdiagnosis and other cases of medical negligence can occur. If we can establish that there was a breach of the standard of care and that breach resulted in the injury for which you now have, you will have a good medical malpractice case. If you have been injured due to poor or negligent care, you need a knowledgeable Rhode Island medical malpractice lawyer to ensure you get the compensation you deserve.

  3. Business

  4. Corporate and incorporation

  5. Litigation

  6. Real estate

Hi. I’m Mark Fay. I’m a partner with the law firm Murphy and Fay. I have been a partner here for the last 14 years. I have been a practicing attorney for 25 years, all in civil litigation, all in trial work, all in either representing or defending individuals and personal injury cases. One of the benefits that I have in my trial background is that from my first 11 years of practice, I represented insurance companies. I was representing the defendants. I was the person that was helping the insurance companies to determine which cases will not go to a trial, which ones going to a trial, who’s gonna get how much money and how soon. I know how the defense side works, believe me because I was in it for 11 years. For the last 14 years, I’ve done all plaintiff’s work which means now I’m representing all the individuals that were injured. The insurance companies know me. They know I can try cases. They know I can evaluate cases and they know if they decide to go up against me in a trial, that I’m gonna do a good job. How does this help you? This helps you because part of the evaluation any insurance company makes in regarding how much they’re gonna pay on a case is whether or not the attorney is gonna do a good job at trial. I know because I made that decision for 11 years. If a plaintiff’s attorney can do a good job at trial, the insurance companies are more likely to pay you the maximum amount of settlement as possible to avoid a worst result during trial. If they know the plaintiff’s attorney has no trial experience or little trial experience or is not willing to go to trial, if the case is worth 50 then they’ll offer him 25. If it’s worth a hundred, then they’ll offer him 50. That’s a very important component. I have that. I have that trial experience. I have the insurance defense background. I can help you.

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Murphy & Fay LLP
127 Dorrance Street #200
Providence, RI, 02903
Murphy & Fay LLP
1220 Main Street
West Warwick, RI, 02893
Murphy & Fay LLP
36 South County Commons Way
Building 4 Suite C-3 R
South Kingstown, RI, 02879
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Posted by Andrew | April 2, 2019
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| Consulted Attorney
Best Attorney!
Mark was great! He made everything go smoothly and I could not have asked for a better attorney! I highly recommend Mark
Posted by Brian | October 13, 2017
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| Hired Attorney
Amazing work
Mark fay is a great attorney, he always kept me up to date on things going on in my case. He got me more money than I was expecting and I'm a timely manner. Great personality, great team that works for him, I've used other lawyers in the past and no one comes close to meeting his standards. I've never seen or had a lawyer that worked as hard as he did to get me what I deserved. Hands down the best attorney in rhode island, I would 100 percent recommended him if you are looking for a lawyer to get you what you deserve he is the man to see!
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Work Experience

  • Company Owner, Title and Escrow Agent
  • Murphy & Fay Title and Escrow LLC
  • 2005 - Present
  • Partner
  • Murphy & Fay LLP
  • 2000 - Present
  • Senior Associate Attorney
  • Rice Dolan & Kershaw
  • 1992 - 2000
  • Associate Attorney
  • Gidley, Sarli, & Marusak, LLP
  • 1989 - 1992
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  • Syracuse University College of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1989
  • Providence College
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1986


  • Providence College Alumni Board
  • Board Member
  • 2009 - Present
  • Rhode Island Bar Association
  • Member
  • 1989 - Present
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Member
  • 1989 - Present
  • Trial Lawyers Association
  • Member
  • 1989 - Present
  • American Bar Association
  • Member
  • 1989 - Present
  • Masonic Temple Condominium Association
  • President
  • 2010 - 2016
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Distinguished
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2019
  • Featured Attorney
  • Lawyers of Distinction
  • 2019
  • Featured Attorney
  • Lawyers of Distinction
  • 2018
  • 10 Best
  • American Institute of Personal Injury Lawyers
  • 2018
  • Featured Attorney
  • Lawyers of Distinction
  • 2017
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Providence Personal injury Lawyer Mark A Fay
Mark A Fay
Personal injury Attorney
Providence, RI
Licensed for 34 years