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Cases Won


November 2018

Client was charged with second degree child abuse when a nurse reported to the authorities that the client's child had bruises that were "consistent with child abuse".  Attorney Ken Barrett reviewed the State's evidence and conducted investigatory research to ultimately conclude that the child's bruises were not consistent with child abuse and that the client acted as any attentive parent would under the circumstances.  The State agreed to dismiss the charges and the case was subsequently expunged.

Practice area(s): Child Abuse

Court: Rhode Island Superior Court

Ken Barrett

Attorney Kensley Barrett is a skilled criminal defense lawyer with a proven track record in handling a wide range of cases in Rhode Island. Known for his strong background in trial advocacy and negotiation, Barrett is dedicated to providing personalized and effective representation for his clients. Recognized as a "Rising Star" by Super Lawyers and with a 10.0 "Superb" rating on Avvo, he consistently achieves successful outcomes, including acquittals, dismissals, and reduced charges.

Kensley Barrett

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