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Bruce A. Wolpert

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Business & Corporate Attorney in Providence, RI

Wolpert & Associates, Inc.
10 Dorrance Street, Suite 530
Providence, RI 02903
Phone: 401-421-8700
Fax: 401-421-3226
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2008 - 2010, 2015 - 2022
Licensed in Rhode Island Since: 1979
Practice Areas: Business/Corporate, Health Care, Real Estate: Business
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Attorney Profile

Bruce A. Wolpert is an accomplished and experienced Rhode Island lawyer. Mr. Wolpert practices extensively in the areas of corporate, business, health care and commercial real estate law. His clientele includes small- and medium-sized businesses, commercial real estate developers, physicians, pharmacists and other entrepreneurs.

The Services Attorney Wolpert Provides

Bruce Wolpert provides a broad range of legal services to his clients, including but not limited to:

·       Creation of business entities

·       Formation and dissolution of businesses and corporations

·       Internal document reviews for small- and medium-sized businesses

·       Drafting of internal documents such as buy/sell agreements

·       Preparation and review of commercial leases

·       Resolving employment-related issues

·       Advice and guidance concerning various health care compliance and regulatory matters

As a part of his practice, Bruce frequently assists physicians with the creation and maintenance of their private practices. He also often represents local entrepreneurs, including the purchase and sale of supermarkets and pharmacies.

Giving Back To The Community

Beyond his professional practice, Bruce believes strongly in giving back to his community. Bruce is a lifelong resident of Providence. He received his undergraduate degree with distinction and high honor from the University of Rhode Island. After receiving his Juris Doctor degree from Emory University in 1978, he returned to Providence to practice law and subsequently established his own law firm.

He remains active in assisting his alma mater. He is a member of the Advisory Council for the College of Arts and Sciences (formerly co-chair) at the University of Rhode Island. One of his other roles includes raising money for an endowed chair in honor of one of his former political science professors.

Bruce also is extremely active in the local Jewish community. He previously served as president of the board for the Alperin Schechter Day School. He also twice served as president of the board for the Jewish Community Day School of Rhode Island (a successor to the Alperin Schechter Day School).

Recognition By Clients And Peers

Due to his mission to consistently provide the highest level of professional services, Bruce received selections to Super Lawyers from 2008-2010 and 2015-2019. He’s also been on the Judicial Nominating Commission for the State of Rhode Island from 1999 through 2003 and the Rhode Island State Labor Relations Board from 2013 until 2015.

Bruce pays close attention to every legal matter. He prides himself on responding promptly to clients’ questions and concerns. He approaches every legal concern with the idea of creating and maintaining a longstanding business relationship with his clients.

Practice Areas
  • 60%Business/Corporate
  • 20%Health Care
  • 20%Real Estate: Business
Focus Areas

Business Formation and Planning, Limited Liability Companies, Partnership, Sub-chapter S Corporations, Contracts, Business Organizations, Health & Health Care Law, Condominiums & Cooperatives, Landlord/Tenant


11 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2008 - 2010, 2015 - 2022

About Bruce A. Wolpert

First Admitted: 1978, Georgia

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Bar/Professional Activity

  • Rhode Island, 1979
  • Member, State Labor Relations Board, State of Rhode Island, 2013-2015
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, District of Rhode Island, 1979
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia, 1978
  • Georgia, 1978
  • Member, Judicial Nominating Commission, State of Rhode Island (1999-2003)

Pro bono/Community Service

  • Past President, Alperin Schechter Day School
  • Past Co-Chair, Advisory Committee to the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, University of Rhode Island
  • Past President, Jewish Community Day School of Rhode Island

Educational Background

  • University of Rhode Island, B.A. (political science major) with high distinction., 1975

Industry Groups

  • American Bar Association
  • Rhode Island Bar Association
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Office Location for Bruce A. Wolpert

10 Dorrance Street
Suite 530
Providence, RI 02903

Phone: 401-421-8700

Fax: 401-421-3226

Last Updated: 5/15/2022

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