Louis M. Pulner

Bar Affiliation

 

Family Court Inns of Court - Barrister, 1997 - Present

Family Court Bench Committee, 1989 - Present

Federal Court, District of Rhode Island, Admitted 1983

Rhode Island Bar, Admitted 1983

 

 

 

Professional History

 

Sole Practitioner: 1989 - Present

Concentration in litigation areas of Family Law, Superior, District and Supreme Courts

 

Town of Bristol, RI:  2012 - Present

 

Town of Barrington, RI:  1989 - Present

 

Lipsey & Skolnik, Inc: 1987 - 1989

 

Rhode Island Department of Attorney General: 1983 - 1987

 

 

Additional Experience & Achievements

 

WPRI TV - Channel 12 and WPRO 630 Radio, 1996 - Present

On-air legal expert/analyst, covering legal matters of state and national import

 

Boards & Committees

 

Rhode Island Legal Services:  2008 - Present

 

Commission of Judicial Tenure & Discipline:  2001 - 2007

 

Judicial Performance Evaluation Committee:  2-year term

 

Awards

 

Pro Bono Publico Award

Recipient of Rhode Island Bar Association award for outstanding public service through the Rhode Island Volunteer Lawyer Program

 

Continuing Services Award, 2004

Recipient of award for steadfast and distinguished services for the Rhode Island Bar Association Volunteer Lawyer Program

 

 

 

Education

 

Suffolk University Law School, Boston, MA, J.D., 1983

Providence College, Providence, RI, B.S., 1979

 

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