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Talented Rhode Island attorney and managing partner offering skilled representation

Rhode Island family law attorney Evan M. Kirshenbaum is currently Managing Partner of Kirshenbaum Law Associates, Inc. He has been practicing law at Kirshenbaum Law Associates since his graduation from law school in 1994 and has been a senior partner of the firm since 1999.  Mr. Kirshenbaum provides representation in all aspects of family law. Mr. Kirshenbaum, an experienced trial lawyer, has submitted numerous briefs to the Rhode Island Supreme Court. He has argued successfully before the state’s highest court as well as before juries in the Superior Court.  Evan Kirshenbaum was featured in the Verdict Reporter and the Rhode Island Association for Justice News Magazine for a personal injury verdict award of more than seven times the settlement offer. Family law lawyer Mr. Kirshenbaum has received an AV Preeminent rating from Martindale-Hubbell’s Peer Review, the highest rating given for ability and ethical standards, reflecting his expertise, experience, integrity and overall professional excellence. He has also received Martindale-Hubbell’s highest rating available for client reviews and is listed in the Bar Register of Preeminent Attorneys (TM) in the country. Kirshenbaum is part of a select group of lawyers recognized as a Top Lawyer in the Greater Boston Area and one of New England’s Top Rated Lawyers by LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell, as noted in The Boston Globe, The American Lawyer, Corporate Counsel, The National Law Journal and online at and He has a superb rating on AVVO, a lawyer directory. Mr. Kirshenbaum is authorized to practice law before all the courts in the State of Rhode Island as well as the Federal District Court. Mr. Kirshenbaum provides continuing education for Rhode Island family law attorneys, paralegals, psychologists, social workers, counselors and guardians ad litem. He lectures and provides reference sources on Child Custody and Visitation, Handling Divorce Cases from Start to Finish, Guiding Clients to Favorable Outcomes and the Divorce Law Guide from A to Z, for the National Business Institute’s continuing legal education series. He has served on the faculty for a seminar on Advanced Family Law for the National Business Institute and has been a guest lecturer at Brown University on Law in Rhode Island and at Rhode Island Professional Day on Financial Issues in Divorce. Mr. Kirshenbaum has served as City Solicitor, Deputy City Solicitor and Assistant City Solicitor for the city of Cranston and currently is the attorney for the Cranston City Council. He has served on many city and state committees representing the interests of the people of Rhode Island. He has been quoted numerous times in the Providence Journal and other publications on various areas of law.

Seek the expertise of a family law attorney in Providence, Warwick, Cranston and throughout Rhode Island

Evan M. Kirshenbaum of Kirshenbaum Law Associates, Inc. has the knowledge, skills and practical experience that clients need to obtain successful results in their family law and divorce or personal injury cases. To learn more about how our firm assists clients in Cranston, Warwick and Providence, as well as throughout the State of Rhode Island, contact us online or call 401-467-5300 today to discuss your case.

Associations and memberships

  • Rhode Island Bar Association
  • Rhode Island Association for Justice
  • Rhode Island Trial Lawyers Association
  • Edward P. Gallogly Rhode Island Family Law Inn of Court
  • Law Practice Management Section of the American Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice
  • Rhode Island Bar Association Volunteer Lawyer Program in Family Law
  • Rhode Island Bar Foundation   Lifetime Fellow
  • American Bar Foundation   Lifetime Fellow


  • AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell
  • AV Preeminent Client Review Rating by Martindale Hubbell
  • Martindale-Hubbell Bar Register of Preeminent Attorneys
  • Superb Rating by AVVO
  • Top 10 Family Law Attorney Award in Rhode Island in 2015
  • Chosen one of New England’s Top Rated Lawyers
  • Chosen one of the Top Lawyers in the Greater Boston Area
  • Family Law Firm of the Year by Corporate International Magazine in 2013
  • Public Commendation from the Cranston City Council
  • Juris Doctor cum laude


  • Rhode Island, 1994
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Rhode Island, 1995