Rhode Island consists of 5 counties, each with their own trial courts. The Superior Courts handle all felony criminal cases and civil cases involving damages in excess of $5,000 and it also handles the appeals from lower trial courts. Any further appellate review is handled by Rhode Island Supreme Court.
The three largest cities in Rhode Island are Providence, Warwick, and Cranston
Any complaints regarding the competency or ethics of your attorney should be made with Rhode Island Disciplinary Board. To report an attorney, call 401-222-3270 or mail a complaint form to 24 Weybosset Street, 2nd floor, Providence, Rhode Island 02903.