About us

Our law firm is at the heart of this community. We are located on Washington Square, in the middle of downtown Newport – just steps away from the Newport County courthouse. We are proud of our record of working with some of the areas most respected businesses, civic organizations, and individuals.

“Our professional responsibility is to define the client’s problems, and to achieve successful resolution in the most effective, efficient, ethical, and economical manner.”
Brian G. Bardorf

Conference1Our Primary Practice Areas:

Real Estate and Development Law
  • Condominium law
  • Zoning and land use
  • Tax appeals
  • Multi-family construction law
  • Mixed-use construction law
  • Residential and commercial real estate
Business and Commercial Law
  • Contract litigation, plaintiff, and defense
  • Business organizations
  • Entrepreneurial law
  • Boat and yacht manufacturers’ representatives
  • Artisan and craftsmen’ representatives
Estate Planning and Probate
  • Wills and trusts
  • Will contest litigation
  • Probate and estate administration
  • Wealth protection
  • Estate Executors

We Represent:

Developers • Businesses • Entrepreneurs • Restaurants • Hotels • Individuals • Artisans • Sailors • Marinas • Non Profits • Families

Whether your business sails from Newport, Middletown or Portsmouth, or whether you make port in Tiverton, Little Compton, or Jamestown, we serve clients throughout Rhode Island including Bristol County, Kent County, and Washington County.