Founded in 2006 by a team of trailblazers in the legal profession, PLDO pioneered a different type of law firm built on teamwork and innovation and a cutting-edge approach to modern legal representation. We are privileged and grateful to have earned the loyalty and trust of our clients over time that has resulted in long lasting relationships.

What Our Clients Are Saying

“In business, we are generally dealing with many issues at the same time and having a law firm that I can trust to always be prepared and ready to assist is comforting and allows me to concentrate on the business at hand.”

Bernard Lambrese, President, Infusion Resource

“What is extremely unique about PLDO is that they are great lawyers who actually care about me and my business. They make me feel as if I am the most important client in the firm and I am certain that all of their clients feel the same way.”

Michael Droitcour, President, The Droitcour Company

“The lawyers at PLDO demonstrate the qualities that are most important in business, which are integrity, expertise and confidence.

Kimberly O’Connell, President, Roger Williams Hospital

“I have worked with many of the lawyers at PLDO for more than twenty years, and they have always been prepared, highly competent and understand the business goals and legal issues.”

Leo DeRouin, CEO, Strategic Alliance Ltd.

“I would not hesitate to recommend my law firm to anyone requiring a full understanding of the complexities involved in navigating compliance issues in the non-profit world. They are great lawyers, passionate and very involved in the community.”

Jack Padien, CEO, Arc of Blackstone Valley

“The lawyers at PLDO demonstrate the highest level of professionalism and integrity in all aspects of their business. They are always well prepared, and they truly care about my business.”

John Doyle, Deloitte Financial Advisory Services LLP

“Professional, competent and compassionate would be how I describe the lawyers at PLDO.”

Joseph McEnness, Risk Manager, Diocese of Boston

“The lawyers at PLDO are highly experienced and working with their commercial lending team is always a pleasure. The work product is extremely professional, and they are always cost-effective in delivering a quality product.”

Chuck Barton, Senior Lending Officer, Commercial Team, Dime Bank

“The lawyers at PLDO are responsive and totally engaged when called upon. They make me feel like they are acting as my partner when discussing business and litigation strategies.”

Bruce Bookbinder, President and CEO, Delta Mechanical Contractors LLC

“The lawyers at PLDO provide a high level of professionalism and expertise when working with the lending team at Customers Bank.”

Steve Issa, Managing Director, Customers Bank

“I have been dealing with the lawyers at PLDO for more than twenty years and the level of responsiveness and expertise that they deliver is of the highest quality.”

Mike Flood, President, Flood Auto Group

“The lawyers at PLDO are thoughtful, extremely prepared and great to work with. Navigating the healthcare industry presents significant challenges and when working with the PLDO Healthcare Team, I am always confident in their counsel.”

Kenneth Belcher, Former CEO, CharterCARE

“I would use the word ‘genuine’ to describe the lawyers at PLDO, and I would recommend them to any of my business or personal colleagues without reservation.”

William Almon, Vice President, The Claflin Company

“The lawyers at PLDO work as a team, and as a former professional hockey player, I understand the importance of being able to rely on the person next to you at all times.”

Harvey Bennett, The Paradigm Group, LLC, Wendy’s of Rhode Island

“The lawyers and staff at PLDO are always responsive and easy to work with in addressing the issues that I confront each day.”

Dave Ruppell, President, Perspectives Corporation

“I enjoy working with the lawyers at PLDO and could not be more satisfied with their responsiveness and professionalism.”

Brian Keough, President, Providence Lacquer Inc.

“The lawyers at PLDO provide excellent service, and they are always making an effort to add value to the relationship. They have a unique group of talented lawyers who are positive and dedicated.”

Ed Belt, President, CBIZ Primarily Care, Inc.

“We place high value on providing our customers with exceptional responsiveness, service and convenience. Those qualities are what my attorneys at PLDO provide me each day.”

Customers Bank, Michael J. Solomon, SVP – Senior Relationship Manager, Commercial Lending

“The lawyers at PLDO are professional, experienced and always have a sense of urgency when dealing with our commercial lending transactions.”

Chuck Barton, Senior Lending Officer, Commercial Team, Dime Bank

“When I deal with the lawyers at PLDO, I am always confident that I am receiving the highest level of professionalism and expertise. I trust their judgment in the area of legislative strategies and business, as if they were my partner.”

Jason Fowler, Vice President / General Manager, Enterprise Holdings, Inc., RI and SE MA

“Working effectively with the local delegation on legislative matters requires a unique balance in understanding the intersection between legislation and business. The Legislative Strategies Team at PLDO understands the issues, and they are highly respected by those with whom they deal in government.”

Kathy Bilotas, Director of State Government Affairs Eli Lilly and Company