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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




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






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

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


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