The RIACDL website is dedicated to providing Rhode Island’s criminal defense bar with the necessary tools to enhance the quality of representation.
RIACDL members receive access to a listserv and private members only forum complete with an extensive brief bank.
RIACDL works closely with the Rhode Island Department of the Public Defender to provide Continuing Legal Education seminars for effective criminal defense representation in the 21st Century.
For upcoming seminars make sure to visit the events page.
RIACDL represents the mission of our organization before our judiciary leaders to “ensure justice and due process for persons accused of crime, foster the integrity, independence and expertise of the criminal defense profession, and promote the proper and fair administration of criminal justice.”