As a trial attorney, Cassandra L. Feeney represents clients in both state and federal courts in Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and Connecticut, as well as before administrative and licensing boards. Cassandra specializes in medical-malpractice defense, product liability, construction and premises liability, toxic-tort claims, appellate law, employment law, education law, and personal injury. She provides legal representation to both plaintiffs and defendants.
Previously, Cassandra served as a Rhode Island Supreme Court Law Clerk for the Honorable Francis X. Flaherty, as well as the Rhode Island Supreme Court Law Clerk Department. She is actively involved in serving the community, including coordinating the firm’s pro bono work through the Roger Williams University School of Law’s Pro Bono Collaborative. She volunteers and holds leadership positions on Boards of multiple organizations, including Providence Community Health Centers, Rhode Island Women’s Bar Association, Roger Williams University School of Law, the Rhode Island Bar Association, and the Rhode Island Supreme Court Committee on Character and Fitness (by appointment of Chief Justice Paul A. Suttell of the R.I. Supreme Court).
For more information or to schedule an appointment, please contact Cassandra at [email protected] or 401-455-3800.
|RI||Authorized to practice law||2011||06/08/2021|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Rhode Island Super Lawyers Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2021|
|Excellence in the Law||Rhode Island Lawyers Weekly||2020|
|Rhode Island Super Lawyers Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2020|
|Professional Excellence||Rhode Island Monthly Magazine||2020|
|Rhode Island Super Lawyers Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2019|
|Rhode Island Super Lawyers Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2018|
|Rhode Island Super Lawyers Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2017|
|Rhode Island Super Lawyers Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2016|
|Rhode Island Super Lawyers Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2015|
|Award for Ethical Practice of Law||Association of Corporate Counsel||2011|
|Partner||Hamel, Waxler, Allen & Collins||2021 - Present|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Leadership Rhode Island||Member, Rho II Core Program||2021 - Present|
|Roger Williams University School of Law Pro Bono Collaborative||Member Advisory Commitee, Member Host Commitee Member||2015 - Present|
|Rhode Island Women's Bar Association||Member||2011 - Present|
|Rhode Island Bar Association||Member||2011 - Present|
|25 Roger Williams U. L. Rev. 372||The Long and Winding Road: Pursuing Gender Equality in Rhode Island||2020|
|45 NEW ENG. L. REV. 685||Are You 'In Good Hands?': Balancing Protection for Insurers and Insured in First-Party Bad-Faith Claims with a Uniform Standard||2011|
|New England School of Law||JD||N/A|
|Rhode Island Bar Association Annual Meeting||Lawyer Well-Being||2020|
|Rhode Island Bar Association, Annual Meeting||Overcoming Obstacles to Diversity||2018|
|Massachusetts Defense Lawyers Association Annual Meeting||Recent Developments in Civil Litigation Regarding Social Media||2018|
|Federal Bar Association||Ethics of Pro Bono Practice||2017|
|By Invitation, Bradley Hospital||Legal Rights Overview||2016|
|By invitation, Kent County Memorial Hospital||Medical Malpractice Mock Trial||2015|
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