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Christopher Adam D'Ovidio

Roger Williams University School of Law -(
Contact: (401) 739-2900
Jurisdictions: Rhode Island
1st Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court


About Christopher Adam D'Ovidio
Christopher A. D'Ovidio, is a member of the Rhode Island Bar, United States District Court for the District of Rhode Island, United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit and United States Supreme Court. He is a partner in the law firm of Merolla & Accetturo and his practice focuses on land use, zoning, municipal, administrative, environmental and property law. He serves as Assistant Solicitor to the Town of New Shoreham and General Counsel to Pawtuxet River Authority. In addition to his practice of law, he is a professor of land use law at Roger Williams University School of Law. Christopher was formerly an attorney for the Conservation Law Foundation and environmental scientist and engineering technician for the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management.

With over 20 years of experience in the field of environmental and land use regulation, Christopher offers a diverse and unique professional background to his clients.
Practice Areas
  • Environmental Law
  • Municipal Law
  • Real Estate Law
Additional Practice Areas
  • Land Use
  • Zoning Law
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Rhode Island
1st Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court
Professional Experience
Professor of Law - Land Use Law, Roger Williams University School of Law -(
Professional Associations
Member, Rhode Island State Bar


Website: Website


469 Centerville Road
Suite 206
Warwick, RI 02886
Telephone: (401) 739-2900 Ext. 308
Fax: (401) 739-2906