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Here at Marin and Barrett, Inc., our primary focus is Criminal Defense. We are one of the top criminal defense law firms in the state of Rhode Island. Learn more about the services we offer below.


One DUI (Driving Under the Influence) can completely change your life. It can mean jail, suspended drivers license, and even a hefty fine. That doesn't even take into account the personal burden it places on you and your family. If you have been arrested on a DUI charge in the state of Rhode Island, call us today to find out how we can help.


If you have been charged with a theft crime in Rhode Island, Kensley Barrett knows how to help. We are fully committed to providing people who have been arrested and charged with a theft crime with an thorough and aggressive legal defense. Contact us today to learn how we can help you with your theft charge.


Getting charged with a weapons offense in Rhode Island can be serious. “Weapons” refers to anything that can inflict bodily harm to an individual. This can be guns, tasers, knives, and more. If you received a weapons charge, you need to be represented by a lawyer that understands the intrinsics of the law. Contact the law offices of Kensley Barrett today to find out how we can help.


Have you been arrested and charged with a marijuana or drug offense? Drug law in the state of Rhode Island can be tough to navigate for individuals that have little to no experience. You want to choose an attorney that understands it thoroughly. Contact us today to learn how we can help represent you in your drug offense case.

Domestic Violence

Sometimes a small fight or argument ends up with the police being involved and someone being arrested (even if no one presses charges). Domestic violence charges can carry very stiff fines, penalties, probation, and you could even see the inside of a jail cell. Take the first step in protecting yourself by contacting us today.


A criminal record in the state of Rhode Island can destroy your life by impairing your ability to get a job and your social status. If you have paid back your debt to society through fines, community service, or jail, you may be able to have your criminal record expunged or sealed. This means no one would be able to see them. Contact us today to find out more about this process.

Sex Offenses

Have you been accused of a sex crime in the state of Rhode Island? This is not a small matter. Being convicted of a sex crime can deeply impact your life. If you have been accused of a sexual offense such as rape, incest, or child sex abuse, it is important to call an experienced sex crime lawyer as soon as possible. Call us to find out more information.

Disorderly Conduct

Have you been arrested for fighting, disturbing the public, obstructing traffic, trespassing, or causing alarm/inconvenience? Even if you feel as though you did nothing wrong, a police officer may still arrest and charge you for disorderly conduct. This is a criminal charge and can severely impact your life. Learn more about how we can help by contacting our firm today.

White Collar Crimes

White collar crimes are also referred to as federal crimes and they are much different than state-level criminal offenses. Often, they are very serious charges. To ensure the proper legal defense, you need the right Rhode Island criminal defense attorney. Contact us today to learn how we can help defend your white collar charge.

Traffic Offenses

Have you been pulled over and given a ticket or arrested for a traffic violation? We can help you understand your options and fight for your rights in the court. We handle a variety of traffic offenses including reckless driving and DUI/DWI's. Call today to learn more.


Have you been arrested and charged with prostitution? The prostitution laws in Rhode Island are severe. Don't let a prostitution charge ruin your professional or personal life. Contact us today to learn what your options are.


Have you or your child been arrested on a juvenile charge? We can help. Click below to learn how.


Vandalism includes a variety of acts that damage another persons property. If you have been charged with vandalism, it could lead to big fines or worse. We can help defend you.


If you have been charged with burglary, we can help. Burglary (also known as breaking and entering) is a serious criminal offense that can often lead to prison and hefty fines. Learn more about how we can help defend you.


Have you or someone you know been arrested for kidnapping or childsnatching? Both charges carry severe penalties if convicted. Learn how we can help defend you.


In Rhode Island, assault is one of the most common criminal charges. There are a variety of different types of assault. Learn more about how we can help defend your assault charge by contacting us today!

Resisting Arrest

Resisting arrest is an additional criminal charge that is added when an individual does not comply with the arresting officers. It can lead to much heavier sentencing. Contact us today if you have been charged with resisting arrest.

Probation Violation

If you have violated your probation in one way or another, you need to talk to a criminal defense attorney immediately. The penalties you may incur could seriously impact your life. Contact us today for a free consultation!

College & University Misconduct

Don't let a mistake during your time at college or university ruin your life. We can help defend you or your child against any criminal or non-criminal offense.

Computer Crimes

Computer crimes include offenses such as cyberbullying, cyberterrorism, cyberstalking, and more. If you have been arrested for any of these offenses, contact us today to learn how we can help.

Post-Conviction Relief

If you are re-entering civilian life from prison, your world can seem confusing and difficult. We can help make it easier. Contact us today to learn more about post-conviction relief.


If you have been arrested for setting fire to someone else's property, we can help. Contact us today to learn why we are Rhode Island's top arson law firm.

Hate Crime

A hate crime conviction can ruin your personal and professional life. Contact us today to learn how we can help.

Kensley Barrett

Our law firm was founded on the belief that working with us is more than just hiring a lawyer. Working with us will bring you peace of mind and also allow you to continue with your regular life while we attend to your legal matters. Our vast experience means that it allows us to excel in both aggressively representing your interests and generating the best possible result for you.