Matthew Thomas Marin

Matthew Thomas Marin, Attorney Matthew Marin is a Rhode Island Criminal Defense Lawyer dedicated to defending the rights of those accused of criminal offenses throughout Rhode Island.  After attending law school at Roger Williams Univeristy School of Law in Bristol, RI, Attorney Marin founded the Law Offices of Matthew Marin, Esquire, Inc. which has offices located in both downtown Providence and downtown Newport.

While Attorney Matthew Marin represents individuals charged with a wide range of criminal offenses from minor misdemeanors to major felonies, Attorney Marin handles a large number ofDUI (driving under the influence), domestic violence, and drug charges.  We are available 24/7 to take your call and schedule a no hassle, confidential consultation at one of our coveniently located law offices.

In 2014, Attorney Matthew Marin was named one of the “10 Best” DUI Attorneys in Rhode Islandby the American Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys.  To stay on the cutting edge of DUI defense, Attorney Matthew Marin is Member of the National College for DUI Defense and a Member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.

To read more about recent developments in the Rhode Island Courts and criminal justice system, visit our criminal defense blog at

Languages spoken: English, Spanish

Fees: Fixed (always), Free consultation (60 minutes)

Payment types: Cash, Check, Credit card

Contact info
Law Offices of Matthew T. Marin, Esq. Inc.127 Dorrance Street
Penthouse Suite
Providence, RI, 02903

Office (401) 228-8271
Fax (401) 633-6584

State Status Acquired Updated
CT Active 2009 07/14/2016
MA Active 2008 07/31/2016
RI Authorized to practice law 2008 07/12/2016

Award name Grantor Date granted
2016 Client’s Choice Award 2016
Top 40 Under 40 Criminal Defense The National Trial Lawyers Association 2016
Rising Star Super Lawyers 2015
10 Best Under 40 Criminal Law Attorneys in Rhode Island American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys 2015
2015 Clients’ Choice Award Avvo 2015
10 Best DUI Attorneys in Rhode Island for 2015 American Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys 2015
Top 10 Under 40 National Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys 2014
Rising Star Super Lawyers 2014
2014 Client’s Choice Award 2014
10 Best DUI Attorneys in Rhode Island for 2014 American Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys 2014
Ralph Papitto Scholarship Award Roger Williams University 2005
Morton H. Sigel Award Clark University Graduate School of Management 2004

Work experience
Title Company name Duration
Owner Law Offices of Matthew T. Marin, Esq. Inc. 2008 – Present
Rule 9 Prosecutor Rhode Island Department of Attorney General 2008 – 2008
Intern / Associate The Law Offices of S. Joshua Macktaz, Esq., Inc. 2007 – 2008
Manager Gager International 2004 – 2005

School name Major Degree Graduated
Roger Williams University School of Law Law JD – Juris Doctor 2008
University of Rhode Island Business Administration M.B.A. 2008
Clark University Management BA – Bachelor of Arts 2004

Speaking engagements
Conference name Title Date
Semi-Annual Meeting Odor of Marijuana as Probable Cause to Search – Post Decriminalization 2016
Expert Testimony Workshop Expert Witness Testimony Basics and Trial Experience 2015
First Domestic Violence Case Domestic Violence Defense 2011

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