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Rhode Island, Southeastern Massachusetts and Eastern Connecticut Elder Law Attorney

Rhode Island Elder Law Attorney - Award Winning Elder Law Attorney

Elder Law Attorney for Rhode Island, Eastern Connecticut and Southeastern Massachusetts

RJ Connelly III is an award-winning elder law attorney practicing in Rhode Island, Connecticut and Massachusetts. Few elder law attorneys have been recognized with as many honors for outstanding achievement in legal representation, client service, and client satisfaction.

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2021 "Top Three" Estate Planning Attorneys Providence, RI

This year, the independent website "Three Best Rated" named Connelly Law Offices, Ltd. and Certified Elder Law Attorney RJ Connelly III as one of the three best estate planning attorneys in Providence, RI.  According to the website, "Three Best Rated® was created in 2014 with the simple goal of finding the top 3 local businesses, professionals, restaurants, health care providers, and everything in-between, in key cities. Every business is meticulously handpicked by our employees. We check a business's reputation, history, complaints, ratings, proximity, satisfaction, trust, cost, general excellence, reviews, and more, using our 50-Point Inspection. We only display businesses that are verified by our employees. Other places will call this “hard work” and “unnecessary”. We call it “due diligence” and “the right thing to do”. Our website is updated on a regular basis for quality and the latest business information."

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2021 Rhode Island's Best Elder Law Attorneys

This year, Attorney RJ Connelly III and Connelly Law Offices, Ltd. was chosen as one of Rhode Island’s Best Elder Law Attorneys.  Rhode Island Monthly asked Rhode Island licensed lawyers to vote for their peers in a range of law practice areas. Rhode Island Monthly contracted DataJoe Research to conduct the survey using an online ballot for collecting, vetting, and tallying votes. Any lawyer who has been disciplined for an infraction by the state regulatory board was excluded from the results.  Attorney Connelly and his team are proud to be chosen by Rhode Island Monthly.

2017  Who's Who Directory of Top Attorneys of North America

RJ Connelly III, Attorney with Connelly Law Offices, Ltd, was selected for inclusion in the forthcoming Top Attorneys of North America 2017 edition of The Who’s Who Directories. The accomplishments and achievements attained by Atty. Connelly in the field of Legal Services, warrants inclusion into the Top Attorneys of North America. RJ Connelly, III practices in the area of elder law, involving Medicaid planning and asset protection advice for those individuals entering nursing homes, planning for the possibility of disability through the use of powers of attorney for the both health care and finances, guardianship, estate planning, probate and estate administration, preparation of wills, living trusts, and special or supplemental needs trusts. The Who’s Who Directories, a New York based biographical publication company, distinguishes and profiles leading professionals who demonstrate recognizable success and leadership in their field. The directory is valued for promoting awareness of individual accomplishments and achievement within the North American community.

2017  Lawyers of Distinction Estate Planning Award

The Lawyers of Distinction announced that for 2017, RJ Connelly III had been certified as a member.  The Lawyers of Distinction is recognized as the fastest growing community of distinguished lawyers in the United States.   Membership is limited to the top 10% of attorneys in the United States.  Members are accepted based upon objective evaluation of an attorney’s qualifications, license, reputation, experience, and disciplinary history.  

2016 Elder Lawyer of the Year - Lawyer's Monthly

Lawyer Monthly announced that RJ Connelly III was the 2016 Elder Lawyer of the Year. The 2016 Lawyer Monthly Legal Awards recognized firms and individual lawyers who have dedicated their resources to innovation, built on their depth of expertise, and performed outstandingly over the year.   The Lawyer Monthly Legal Awards 2016 winners stood out from their peers by demonstrating professional achievement and excellence in their jurisdiction and sector of practice. 

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2016  Ten Best Estate Planning Attorneys

R.J. Connelly III was named one of the 10 Best Estate Planning Attorneys by the American Institute of Legal Counsel (AIOLC), an invitation-only legal organization recognizing excellence of practitioners. According to a press release, AIOLC is an impartial third-party attorney-rating organization. To qualify for this honor, Attorney Connelly had to be nominated by the AIOLC board, clients, and his peers, attain the highest degree of professional achievement in his field, and have an impeccable client satisfaction rating.  

2011 Hero Award - Alliance for Better Long Term Care 

R.J. Connelly III was awarded the Alliance for Long Term Care's Hero Award for his "unselfish dedication and service to protect elder rights".  The Alliance acts as the ombudsman for long term care and advocates for those who have been victims of abuse, neglect or financial exploitation.  

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Media and Awards

Rhode Island elder law attorney

At Connelly Law, we are committed to our clients and to doing whatever it takes to provide them with the best results possible.  We offer elite services in the area of elder law, no matter how simple or how complex the situation may be. It is our client’s best interests and the desire to provide the finest elder law and fiduciary services possible that drives us.  When you need a top elder law attorney at your side, contact Connelly Law Offices.

                                                                                                           ---- RJ Connelly III

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