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  • Roger Williams University School of Law (J.D., 2005)
  • Northeastern University (B.S. in Criminal Justice, 1998)

Bar Admissions

  • Rhode Island, 2005
  • Massachusetts, 2005
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Court, Rhode Island

Rui P. Alves

Rui P. Alves is an experienced Rhode Island and Massachusetts litigator and advocate in family law, criminal law and government relations matters in both state and federal court. Rui concentrates his practice on helping individuals and corporations craft solutions for complex issues related to domestic relations, criminal defense and government affairs.

Rui is a native of Portugal and speaks fluent Portuguese and Spanish. He is former legal counsel to the Rhode Island Senate’s Committee on Finance.


Rui served as a senior criminal clerk in the Rhode Island District Court.


  • Super Lawyers Rhode Island Rising Star (2009-2015).

Professional and Civic Affiliations

  • President of the Board of Directors, Samaritans of Rhode Island
  • Member, Rhode Island Bar Association.