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Attorney Tracy J. Hermann was born and raised in New York, NY. She moved to Boston in 1999 to attend Boston University, where she studied Political Science and was the full time Assistant Director of Boston Mobilization, a community action group.


In 2003, Tracy moved to Rhode Island to attend the Roger Williams University School of Law. Tracy was a member of the RWU School of Law Honors Program and a recipient of the Presidential Honors Scholarship. While at RWU, Tracy advanced to the quarter-finals in the 2004 Esther Clark Moot Court Competition and became the Intra-School Competition Co-Chair. During her final year of law school, Tracy clerked for the Honorable Justice Paul A. Suttell, now Chief Judge of the Rhode Island Supreme Court.


In 2006, Tracy was admitted to practice in Rhode Island, Massachusetts and the U.S. District Court for the District of Rhode Island and since then has focused her practice on Family Law and Bankruptcy.


Tracy has helped numerous clients address complex financial and emotional situations in divorce and has assisted both individuals and small business owners in eliminating and reorganizing debt. Tracy has been successful in assisting homeowners modify their existing mortgages, both in and out of bankruptcy court, in order to prevent foreclosure and regain their financial stability.


Tracy is an active member of the Rhode Island Bar Association, Massachusetts Bar Association, Rhode Island Association for Justice, Family Court Bench Bar Committee and Family Law Inn of Court. Tracy has contributed countless pro-bono hours to the Volunteer Lawyer Program and Reduced Fee Program.


Tracy recently completed a review of the revised Rules of Civil Procedure, Rules of Practice and E-Filing Guidelines in the Rhode Island Courts and has lectured across Rhode Island on the implementation of these rules. Tracy has personally consulted with multiple attorneys, assisting in their transition to electronic filing.


Tracy enjoys running, and has completed multiple races for various charitable organizations. In September, 2014, she completed her first half-marathon!

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Family: 100%

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Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Angelina Helen Landi

    Tracy Hermann is a fantastic attorney. She has an exceptional ability to communicate with clients. She takes the time to explain complicated concepts in a way that is easy to understand and works with each client to define their goals craft a strategy to achieve them.

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    Angelina Landi Divorce and separation Attorney
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  • James Scott Gilbreath

    Tracy is an outstanding lawyer

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    James Gilbreath Family Attorney
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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MAActive200606/26/2016
RIAuthorized to practice law200607/12/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 10 Under 40National Academy Of Family Law Attorneys2015
Top 10 Attorneys Under 40National Academy Of Family Law Attorneys2014
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2011
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyRhode Island Legal Services2016 - Present
AssociateTJC•ESQ2015 - 2016
AssociateHeitke Law Office, LLC2010 - 2014
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Rhode Island Family Law Inn of CourtMember2008 - Present
Rhode Island Bar Association, Family Court Bench/Bar CommitteeMember2007 - Present
Rhode Island State BarMember2006 - Present
Massachusetts Bar AssociationMember2006 - Present
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Roger Williams University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2006
Boston UniversityPolitical ScienceBS - Bachelor of Science2003
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
E-Filing: The BasicsE-Filing in Rhode Island2014
E-Filing: Beyond the BasicsE-Filing in Rhode Island2014