Kas R. DeCarvalho

Kas R. DeCarvalho

Johnston, Rhode Island
866-353-3310 (Toll Free)

Kas R. DeCarvalho is a Partner with Pannone Lopes Devereaux & O'Gara LLC and a member of the firm's Corporate & Business Team. He has more than 15 years of experience as a corporate attorney and business leader. His practice focuses on corporate and transactional law, financing and mergers and acquisitions, commercial real estate, intellectual property, international transactions, business ethics and compliance, arts and entertainment law and education law. His clients include individuals, and for-profit and nonprofit organizations. Attorney DeCarvalho is a co-founder of Original Innovative Concepts LLC, a product development and licensing venture, and Rhode Island Martial Arts, Inc.

Mr. DeCarvalho is an active community volunteer and has served on the boards of multiple nonprofit and business development organizations, including the Quonset Development Corporation, the Providence Economic Development Partnership, Thurgood Marshall Law Society, United Way of Rhode Island, the Greater Providence YMCA, Providence Athenaeum, the Providence Public Library, Community Works RI, Engage RI, the International Institute and Progresso Latino. He is also a member of the Rhode Island Commission on Judicial Tenure and Discipline, the Rhode Island Commodores and is a graduate of Leadership Rhode Island. Attorney DeCarvalho was a founding board member of the International Charter School, Inc., and is on the Board of Directors of The Metropolitan Career and Technical Center (The MET School).

Mr. DeCarvalho earned his J.D. from the University of North Carolina School of Law and his B.A. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He has been named in the New England Super Lawyers publication and was twice named to Providence Business News' "40 Under Forty."

Areas of Practice

  • General Corporate and Transactional Law
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Intellectual Property
  • International Business Ethics and Compliance
  • Arts and Entertainment Law
  • International Transactions
  • Business Planning and Formation
  • Education Law
  • Nonprofit Organizations

Bar Admissions

  • Rhode Island


  • University of North Carolina School of Law, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
    • J.D. - 1999
  • University of North Carolina
    • B.A. - 1994

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Rhode Island Bar Association

Pro Bono Activities

  • Quonset Development Corporation, Board Member
  • Providence Economic Development Partnership, Board Member
  • United Way of Rhode Island, Board Member
  • Greater Providence YMCA, Board Member
  • Leadership Rhode Island, Alumni
  • Rhode Island Commodores
  • Thurgood Marshall Law Society of Rhode Island, Past Chair
  • Progresso Latino, Board Member
  • Rhode Island Commission on Judicial Tenure and Discipline
  • Providence Athenaeum
  • Providence Ethics Commission
  • Community Works, Board Member