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Protecting The Rights Of Employees

We take pride in advocating for workers throughout Rhode Island and southeastern Massachusetts.

A Dedicated Voice For Employees

Your job is an essential part of your life and crucial for supporting your family. For these reasons, you may feel unable to challenge the unlawful acts of co-workers or push back against language in a contract. At Formisano & Company, we regularly assist clients who:

With more than 50 years of combined employment law experience, our attorneys provide the diligent and effective representation that our clients expect and deserve. We are a dedicated voice for workers facing employment disputes throughout Rhode Island and Southeastern Massachusetts.

Practice Areas


In a perfect world, your workplace would operate as a true meritocracy — hiring, accolades, promotions and terminations would be based solely on achievements and ability.


The workplace should be a safe space, free from harassment by law; however, this is not always the case.


Like any business contract, a separation agreement often contains dense legal language and overwhelming fine print.

Wrongful Termination

Unfair termination crosses over the line into unlawful territory when an employer breaches a contract, a law or a constitutional right.

Employment Contracts

The purpose of an employment contract is to bring two entities together in a formally established work relationship.

Results Matter

We have won millions of dollars in verdicts and settlements for our clients. Learn more about our successful cases here.

Your Answer For Assertive And Insightful Representation

Employees subjected to workplace mistreatment or retaliation are protected through various federal and state laws and regulations. If you have been mistreated by an employer then it is crucial that you speak with a skilled and experienced employment lawyer. Find out why we are the right attorneys for your legal issue.

Experienced And Trusted

Our employment law attorneys have decades of legal experience. We harness years of negotiation and trial experience to help our clients make smart, informed decisions. As a respected resource in the legal community, we handle cases in all levels of complexity. Our attorneys have represented state and federal cases advocating for clients in matters against Fortune 50 and Fortune 500 companies and municipalities, as well as state and local agencies to the federal government.

Sharp Advocacy For The Best Results

Pragmatism is integral in solving complex legal disputes. Our lawyers offer honest and practical counsel to help you make the best decisions for your case. We provide a high level of client attention, personal service and prompt communication. We are experienced litigators who are fully prepared to go to court when necessary.

Compassionate Counsel For Difficult Matters

Complicated matters involving harassment, discrimination, retaliation or mistreatment are devastating. Our lawyers understand that you may be dealing with a complex web of workplace dynamics. We offer compassionate legal counsel, and we are proud that you place your trust with our firm.

Reach Out For Guidance Today

Contact our qualified legal team, located in Cranston, Rhode Island, to schedule an initial consultation. We offer practical legal advice and quality counsel. Reach our office by calling 401-400-4402, or fill out our online contact form today.