Law Office of Stephen J. Dennis

Firm Overview

Suffering a serious injury of any type can make you feel as if no one is on your side. You may be overwhelmed or afraid of taking action on your own against a responsible party to get the compensation you need.

At the Law Office of Stephen J. Dennis, in Providence, we stand with injured people against big insurance companies and others who try to avoid paying for the damage they caused. We have dedicated our careers to fighting for the rights of injured people in Rhode Island.

For a free consultation with our law firm, please call 401-868-4097 or toll free 877-633-9127.

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Main Office
Main Office
127 Dorrance Street
3rd Floor, Suite 7A
Providence  RI  02903
Phone
  • (401) 868-4097
Websites
Workers Compensation
How Our Firm Can Help You Move Forward
As we fight for your compensation, we know how to overcome challenges. In a workers' compensation case, your claim may have initially been denied. You may have been forced to return to work before you are ready or been harassed by your employer for reporting the injury. We do not let these actions stand. Instead, we challenge them on your behalf.

Similarly, in personal injury cases, we use an aggressive approach to bring the other side to the negotiating table. If you were injured by another's negligence in a car accident or in some other way, we will demand that you receive full and fair compensation from the person who caused the harm.

We have won numerous victories for injured people. With our experience, we can help you fight back against insurance companies and others who owe you compensation.

For a free consultation with our law firm, please call 401-868-4097 or toll free 877-633-9127.

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What distinguishes your law firm from others?

You may have mixed emotions about fighting your employer and its insurance carrier for workers' compensation benefits. Or you may have been in a car accident caused by someone's negligence and need to recover compensation for your damages in a personal injury lawsuit.

Let us help you move forward with getting the compensation you deserve for your injuries. Call 401-868-4097, toll free 877-633-9127 or contact us online to set up a free initial consultation with an experienced lawyer about your specific case.

Our work with clients and at the legislative level means that we have a unique understanding of how workers' compensation law is applied and practiced in Rhode Island. Attorney Stephen J. Dennis has worked hard to get workers' comp legislation passed, including legislation that places vocational rehabilitation claims into the judicial process and legislation providing the right to reinstatement and free access to medical records.

Stephen Dennis

For more than 20 years, attorney Stephen J. Dennis has fought to protect the interests of injured people in Rhode Island. He has a proven record of standing up to insurance companies and getting proper compensation for clients in workers' compensation and personal injury cases.

Mr. Dennis is a founding member of the Workers' Injury Law and Advocacy Group, and a member of the American Association for Justice and the Rhode Island Labor History Society. He is also a legal adviser for Injured Workers of Rhode Island.

In both workers' comp and personal injury cases, Mr. Dennis takes aggressive action to protect clients' rights and get results.

Since 1990, I have been advocating for the rights of injured workers in Providence and throughout Rhode Island. In addition to pursuing workers' compensation claims, I have:

Worked for legislation that placed vocational rehab claims into the judicial process, strengthening injured workers' ability to obtain rightful treatment.
Pushed for the right to reinstatement bill and free access to medical records.
Argued and won cases before the Rhode Island Supreme Court and Rhode Island Workers' Compensation Appellate Division.

Areas of Practice
Workers Compensation Law
Personal Injury Law
Employment
Social Security -- Disability (SSDI)
Auto Accidents
Slip and Fall
Bar Admissions

Rhode Island, 1990
U.S. District Court District of Rhode Island, 1990
Education

Tulane Law School, New Orleans, Louisiana
J.D. - 1989
Northeast Louisiana University, Monroe, Louisiana
B.B.A. - 1985

Published Works
"What if I am Hurt on the Job? A Guide to the Benefits Provided by Rhode Island Workers' Compensation Act"
Professional Associations and Memberships

Injured Workers of Rhode Island, Legal Advisor
Workplace Injury Litigation Group, Founding Member
The Fund for Community Progress, Former Member, Board of Directors

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