Richard R. Beretta, Jr.

  • Undergrad School: College of Holy Cross
  • Graduate School: Tufts University
  • Law School: Northeastern University School of Law
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Firm: Adler Pollock & Sheehan, P.C.
One Citizens Plaza
8th Floor
Providence RI 02903
United States

Richard Beretta has broad experience in litigation matters where he defends insured and self-insured clients in health care litigation, construction accidents, professional liability, product liability, premises liability, transportation, corrections and community association actions, in addition to director and officer liability matters. He also represents fidelity and surety companies in the litigation of fiduciary/inventory loss and construction disputes. Skilled in governmental relations and legislative issues, Richard assists domestic and international companies to succeed and grow, in both regulated and deregulated industries, including energy and telecommunications, financial services, health care, insurance, retail, real estate development, entertainment and manufacturing. His considerable energy experience includes representing domestic and foreign energy companies in developing New England generation facilities. He served as lead counsel in the siting of Rhode Island’s largest electric generation plant.

USLAW Practice Group Affiliations

  • Business Litigation and Class Actions: Alternate 1
  • Construction Law: Primary
  • Government Relations: Primary
  • Insurance Law: Primary
  • Medical Law: Primary
  • Professional Liability: Alternate 1
  • Retail and Hospitality Law: Primary
  • Transportation and Logistics: Primary

Resources & Articles

AP&S Successfully Defends Certificate of Need  Approval for Encompass Health

AP&S Successfully Defends Certificate of Need Approval for Encompass Health

Posted September 29, 2022

After successfully representing Encompass Health in its Certificate of Need Application to establish a 50-bed Rehabilitation Hospital Center in Johnston, Rhode Island, before the Rhode Island Department of Health, Adler Pollock & Sheehan (AP&S) defended the objectors’ appeals of that CON approval ending all legal challenges.  On August 26, 2020,… Continue Reading

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