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Cases Won

If you're looking for a Criminal Defense Lawyer with an excellent track record, you've come to the right place. View a selection of our cases won and dismissed below.

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    LARCENY OVER $1500 - DIVERSION PROGRAM

    October 2017

    Client charged with larceny (theft) from his previous employer totaling over $2500.00. Attorney Ken Barrett successfully negotiated Client's acceptance into a diversion program which will result in the Client having his case dismissed and record expunged after completion of the 6 month program. Read On

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    DOMESTIC ASSAULT/VIOLATION OF PROBATION - DISMISSED AND WITHDRAWAL OF PROBATION VIOLATION

    October 2017

    Client got into an argument with his girlfriend and the girlfriend subsequently called the police department. Client had ten years of exposure for the probationary period he was on. Attorney Barrett quickly enrolled the Client into counseling sessions and negotiated a dismissal of the domestic assault charge in district court and a withdrawal of the probation violation in superior court. Read On

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    NO CONTACT ORDER TERMINATION - GRANTED

    October 2017

    Client, whose spouse was charged with felony domestic assault, sought to have the court mandated no-contact order terminated contacted Attorney Ken Barrett for help. Attorney Ken Barrett successfully argued that the Client's spouse completed counseling and that the Client was not in fear of the spouse. Judge agreed to vacate/terminate the no-contact order Read On

  • Ri weapons lawyer

    FELONY ASSAULT WITH A DEADLY WEAPON - AMENDED TO SIMPLE ASSAULT (FILING)

    October 2017

    Providence Police responded to the Client's home after reports of a intoxicated male in possession of a firearm. During their investigation, the police interviewed witnesses and subsequently charged the Client with possession of firearm while under the influence and felony assault with a dangerous weapon - to wit - a firearm. Attorney Ken Barrett highlighted the absence of evidence for the possession of a firearm while intoxicated and negotiated an amendment of the felony assault with a deadly weapon to a simple assault, which resulted in an agreement to a one year filing for the Client. Read On

  • Ri drugs lawyer

    POSSESSION OF SCHEDULE I CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE – DISMISSED

    October 2017

    Client was pulled over for speeding while traveling on Route 138 in Middletown. During the stop, police detected an odor of marijuana and Client agreed to a search of the car. Police discovered hash oil and 2 ounces of marijuana, and subsequently charged the Client with Possession of a Schedule I Controlled Substance. Attorney Ken Barrett successfully negotiated a dismissal of the felony offense upon completion of 20 hours of community service. Read On

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    DUI AND REFUSAL – AMENDED TO RECKLESS DRIVING/NO LICENSE LOSS

    September 2017

    While driving home from a Providence bar, the Client struck a curb resulting in a flat tire. Warwick police initiated a traffic stop and administered field sobriety tests. Client submitted to a field sobriety test and was deemed to have failed the text and was taken into custody. At the police station, Client refused to take the chemical test and was subsequently charged with a DUI and Refusal to Submit to a Chemical Test. After reviewing the police report, Attorney Ken Barrett successfully negotiated an amendment to a Reckless Driving charge saving the Client from thousands of dollars in fees and the imposition of sanctions. Read On

  • False Statement to Fraudulently Obtain a License or Registration – Dismissed

    Client charged with obtaining a drivers license via false statement after using an alias several years ago to get a license. Outcome – case was dismissed due to statute of limitations argument made by Attorney Barrett. Read On

  • Domestic Vandalism – Dismissed

    Client got into a verbal argument with partner and police arrived on scene. Client allegedly broke a window during the verbal argument and was charged with Domestic Disorderly and Domestic Vandalism. Outcome – Both charges dismissed after completion of anger management classes negotiated by Attor... Read On

  • DUI and Refusal – Dismissed

    Client was sleeping at a park and ride with the key in the ignition and the car running when he was approached by a police officer. Client submitted to a field sobriety test and was deemed to have failed the text and was taken into custody. At the police station, Client refused to take the chemic... Read On

  • Procurement of Sex for a Fee – Dismissed

    Client was charged with soliciting sex from an undercover police officer during a prostitution sting by local police. Attorney Barrett negotiated a dismissal of the misdemeanor charge at the Clients arraignment. Read On

  • Larceny > $1500 and Access to Computer/Fraud – Referral to Diversion Program

    Client was charged with Larceny gt; $1500 and Access to a Computer For Fraud. At the first Pre-Arraignment Conference, Attorney Barrett negotiated the Clients referral to the Adult Diversion Program whereby upon successful completion of the program the charges against the Client will be dismiss... Read On

  • DUI – Amended to Reckless Driving

    Client was involved in a single car accident. Client submitted to a field sobriety test and a portable breath test where Client blew a .088. Client was taken into custody and while at the police station, Client refused to take the chemical test and was subsequently charged with a DUI and Refusal ... Read On

  • Probation Violation – Violation Withdrawn

    Client was on probation from a 2014 felony charge and failed to comply with the conditions established by the court – including substance abuse counseling and domestic violence classes. Client further was issued a bench warrant for failure to appear in court. Read On

  • Larceny – Dismissed

    Client and her boyfriend were charged with larceny (theft) after an automobile owner accused them of working jointly to steal items from inside his car. Once spotted near the car, client fled the scene and was later apprehended by the police. Client refused to cooperate with the police investigat... Read On

  • Expungement

    Client previously pled nolo contendere to a charge of possession with intent to distribute and was sentenced to probation. Client successfully completed probation and the requisite time period passed for eligibility to have her case expunged. Read On

  • DUI — Dismissed

    Client was pulled over for swerving and crossing the fog line. Client submitted to a field sobriety test and was deemed to have failed the test and taken into custody At the police station, Client refused to take the chemical test and was subsequently charged with a DUI and Refusal to Submit to a... Read On

  • Assault — Dismissed

    Client was involved in an argument with her friend (complaining witness). The complaining witness alleged that my client threw a kitchen utensil at him. The complaining witness had no sign of injury. Read On

  • Domestic Assault — Dismissed

    Client was involved in an argument with his ex-girlfriend (complaining witness). The complaining witness alleged that my client had punched her and the grabbed her by the neck. Both the client and the complaining witness had minor signs of injury. Read On

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