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  • Experience. Integrity. Success.

  • Family Law

    We understand how difficult divorce can be.
    We work hard to support you every step of the way.

  • Criminal Defense

    If you have been arrested and charged with a crime,
    you need an experienced Rhode Island attorney to represent you.

Criminal Defense

We’ve successfully handled thousands of criminal matters throughout the state of Rhode Island. Call us today to see how we can help you.

Family Law

Divorce can be devastating. The Law Office of Melissa M. Braatz treats your situation with the attention and compassion our clients deserve.

Estate Planning

Feel the peace of mind that comes with planning for the future. We will customize a comprehensive plan for you based on your particular wishes and circumstances.

Personal Injury

If you’ve been injured and it’s someone else’s fault, you need the Law Office of Melissa M. Braatz to fight for your fair compensation.

Put Our Experience to Work for You

“The business of the law is to make sense of the confusion of what we call human life, to reduce it to order but at the same time to give it possibility, scope, even dignity.”
- Archibald MacLeish

The Law Office of Melissa M. Braatz is committed to providing our clients with the professional and effective legal representation they deserve. We understand that most people will find themselves in need of a lawyer at some point in their life. Whether you are contemplating divorce, facing criminal charges, making estate plans for the future or pursuing compensation for an injury, we are here to help.

Aggressive Rhode Island Criminal Defense Representation

If you have been charged with a crime, We have the experience you need to get the best results possible. We have handled close to 4,000 criminal matters in Rhode Island, including DUI, drug offenses, assault, For knowledgeable and aggressive representation, contact the Law Office of Melissa M Braatz for a free case evaluation today.

Rhode Island Divorce and Family Law Representation

Going through a divorce can be a very stressful and devastating time. Having a knowledgable and experienced attorney at your side every step of the way can help. The Law Office of Melissa M. Braatz will assist you through your contested divorce, your uncontested divorce or dealing with modifying prior orders. The division of assets and custody decisions can be overwhelming. We are committed to working with you to pursue your best interests.

Comprehensive Rhode Island Estate Planning

Our estate planning practice assists clients in the drafting and review of effective estate plans aimed at preserving assets and minimizing tax liability. The Law Office of Melissa M. Braatz believes that an effective estate plan involves a comprehensive and thorough analysis of a client's plans and goals for themselves and their families. We take the time to thoroughly discuss a client's needs and offers a plan to accomplish those needs and goals.

Representation for Rhode Island Accident Victims

If you have been injured, you may be entitled to financial compensation. In Rhode Island, if the other party is at fault, you may be able to file a claim with the goal of recovering monetary damages. You could be entitled to an insurance settlement to pay for your medical expenses and lost income, as well as to compensate you for your pain and suffering. Schedule your free consult today.

We're Available 24/7

If you are looking to hire an attorney to represent you, contact us today to set up an appointment for a free case evaluation. You can reach the Law Office of Melissa M. Braatz by phone at 401-314-4600 or by simply filling out our quick contact form at the bottom of this page. We look forward to providing immediate assistance with your legal issue.

Peace of Mind

Our law firm was founded on the principle that working with us is so much more than just hiring a lawyer. Working with us will bring you peace of mind. You will feel comfortable knowing that your legal matters are in the qualified hands of the Law Office of Melissa M. Braatz. Our experience and know how allows us to competently represent your interests and get you the best result, every time.