Samantha M. Vasques

Samantha M Vasques

Samantha M. Vasques

Associate

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P 401-824-5100
866-353-3310
F 401-824-5123
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    • Samantha M. Vasques is an Associate with Pannone Lopes Devereaux & O'Gara LLC and a member of the Estate and Trust Planning, Administration and Litigation, Corporate & Business and Litigation Teams. She concentrates her practice on providing legal support, advocacy and counsel representing clients including performing pre-trial investigation and discovery, and motions and pleadings preparation through trial, settlement and the appeal process. Attorney Vasques is the co-author of "A New Hope: Tortious Interference with an Expected Inheritance in Rhode Island," which was published in the Roger Williams University Law Review.

      She earned her J.D., summa cum laude, from Roger Williams University School of Law, and was Assistant Editor of the Law Review (2013-2014). She is a recipient of CALI Excellence for the Future Awards in several subjects, including in Business Planning, Contracts, Evidence, Property and Sales. Attorney Vasques also served as a Judicial Law Clerk for the Honorable Justice William P. Robinson III of the Rhode Island Supreme Court and as a Judicial Extern for the Honorable O. Rogeriee Thompson of the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit in Providence, RI. She graduated with a B.A. in Economics from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, summa cum laude. Attorney Vasques is admitted to practice law in Massachusetts and Rhode Island, and is a member of the Board of the Rhode Island Women's Bar Association and a member of the Rhode Island Bar Journal Editorial Board.

      Areas of Practice

      • Litigation
      • Corporate & Business
      • Trust and Estate Planning and Administration

      Bar Admissions

      • Massachusetts
      • Rhode Island
  • Education/Professional Associations
    • Education

      • Roger Williams University School of Law, Bristol, Rhode Island
        • J.D. summa cum laude - 2014
        • Honors: Valedictorian
        • Honors: CALI Awards: Business Planning, Civil Procedure I, Civil Procedure II, Community Economic Development Clinic, Constitutional Law I, Contracts I, Contracts II, Evidence, Judicial Process and Ethics, Legal Methods II, Property, Sales, Torts I, and Torts II
        • Law Review: Roger Williams University Law Review, Assistant Editor, 2008 - 2009
      • University of Massachusetts at Amherst, Amherst, Massachusetts
        • B.A. summa cum laude - 2010
        • Honors: With Honors
        • Major: Economics

      Professional Associations and Memberships

      • Rhode Island Women’s Bar Association
      • Rhode Island Bar Journal Editorial Board
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