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The Law Office

of John L. Calcagni, III

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"My professional reputation has also been saved and my current career as a firefighter and future aspirations for law enforcing remain intact " - J.S.

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Our firm provides personalized, experienced, and successful representation for clients in need of a Criminal Defense Attorney to represent them in matters before the Rhode Island Federal Court and Massachusetts Federal and District Courts. Our practice focuses on Criminal Defense for Misdemeanors and Felonies, Military Defense, Federal Criminal Defense, and Violent Crime matters. We also represent those suffering a personal injury. We are licensed to practice in both state and federal courts in Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New York and Florida.

- U.S. Army Officer Vindicated of AWOL After Trial by Court-Martial
- General Officer Memorandum of Reprimand (GOMOR): Locally Filed
- Rape and Indecent Assault and Battery: Dismissed
- Child Sex Assault Investigation: Case Closed Without Prosecution.
- Army Officer Charged with Sexual Misconduct Involving Female ROTC Cadets: Dismissed
- Assault and Battery: Dismissed
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As a former prosecutor with the US Army JAG Corps and a Special Assistant US Attorney, Attorney Calcagni is well versed in the prosecution and defense of all types of criminal cases. This experience is invaluable in his ability to defend accused individuals on trial for Federal and State Crimes. Military Defense Attorney Calcagni is admitted to practice in the United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces and the U.S. Army Court of Criminal Appeals, as well as the state and federal courts in Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New York, Connecticut, and Florida.

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Areas of Practice


Rhode Island Criminal Defense

Federal Courts of Rhode Island

Federal Criminal Defense

  • Narcotics Offenses
  • Conspiracies
  • Firearms Offenses
  • Sex-Related Offenses
  • Child Pornography Offenses
  • Organized Crime
  • White Collar Crimes
  • Public Corruption
  • RICO Charges
  • Tax Fraud
  • Appeals



Personal Injury

  • Medical and Dental Negligence
  • Pharmaceutical Injuries
  • Construction Accidents
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Work-Related Injuries
  • Slip and Fall Accidents
  • Dog Bites
Free Consultations Offered




Please call 401.351.5100 to arrange for a FREE consultation with a Criminal Defense Lawyer about your case. If you cannot make it to one of our offices, we will to come to your home or detention center.

Providence, RI - Office

Providence, RI

1 Custom House Street

Suite 300

Providence, RI 02903

New Bedford, MA - Office

New Bedford, MA

15 Hamilton Street

New Bedford, MA 02740

Elmhurst, NY - Office

Elmhurst, NY

40-06 Warren Street

Elmhurst, NY 11373

Satellite Beach, FL - Office

Satellite Beach, FL

297 Highway A1A

Unit 317

Satellite Beach, FL 32937

Contact Us

Free consultations offered in our offices, your home or detention facility.

Phone: (401) 351-5100

Fax: (401) 351-5101

John L. Calcagni, III