Mark A. Sjoberg

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Estate & Trust Litigation Attorney in Warwick, RI

Sjoberg & Votta Law Offices
200 Centerville Road, Suite 4
Warwick, RI 02886
Phone: 401-737-9696
Fax: 401-737-9119
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2007 - 2021
Licensed Since: 1980
Practice Areas: Estate & Trust Litigation (50%), Elder Law (30%), Estate Planning & Probate (20%)
Attorney Profile

Mark Sjoberg handles all aspects of estate and disability planning, administration and litigation. He co-edited A Practical Guide to Probate in Rhode Island and authored its section on Probate Litigation. He writes and lectures extensively for CLE programs and civic groups. Mark is a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel, was selected among the Top 100 National Trial Lawyers in RI for 2010, and has received the peer-reviewed AV preeminent rating by Martindale Hubbell. An Adjunct Professor of Wills & Trusts at the Roger Williams Law School (2001-2012), Mark is Secretary and a Commissioner on the Rhode Island Legislative Commission for Probate Reform.

About Mark A. Sjoberg

Admitted: 1980

Professional Webpage: http://www.sjoberglaw.com/Bio/MarkSjoberg.asp

Scholarly Lectures/Writings

  • Adjunct Professor, Wills, Trusts & Estates, Roger Williams University School of Law
  • Presentation of current developments for clerks of municipal probate courts, Lecturer, Association of City & Town Clerks, -2010
  • Annual Meeting Presentation of recent cases and update on pending legislation regarding estates and trusts, Lecturer, Moderator, Current Developments in Probate Law, RI Bar Association, -2010
  • RI Practice Series Manual, Co-editor & contributing author on probate litigation, A Practical Guide to Probate in Rhode Island, MCLE NewEngland, 2011

Honors/Awards

  • Rated AV, Martindale-Hubell
  • Top Lawyers (recognized in Estate Planning), Rhode Island Monthly Magazine, 2003
  • Top 100 Trial Attorneys in RI, National Trial Lawyers Association, 2010
  • Top Lawyers (recognized in Estate & Trust Litigation), Rhode Island Monthly Magazine, 2007

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Rhode Island Association for Justice (RIAJ; formerly R.I. Trial Lawyers Association), member, 1987
  • Rhode Island General Assembly, Statutory Legislative Commission re Probate Law and Procedure, R.I. Gen. Laws Sec. 33-26-1; Commissioner, Secretary (2001-present)
  • American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC), elected Fellow, 2000
  • Rhode Island General Assembly, House Commission to Study the Modernization of Probate Laws, Commissioner (1996-2000)
  • R.I. Bar Association House of Delegates (delegate), Continuing Legal Education Committee (member, chair) and Probate & Trust Committee (member), served variously since 1995
  • National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, member

Pro bono/Community Service

  • Justice Award, R.I. Office of Long Term Care Ombudsperson, 2002
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Office Location for Mark A. Sjoberg

200 Centerville Road
Suite 4
Warwick, RI 02886

Last Updated: 5/28/2020

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