Providence, Rhode Island – October 13, 2016 – Decof, Decof & Barry,
P.C., a leading personal injury law firm in the New England area, is proud to
announce that Mark B. Decof,Esq.,the firm’s principal shareholder and senior trial lawyer, has been chosen as the
2017 Personal Injury Plaintiff «Lawyer of the Year» in Providence, Rhode Island by
U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers(r). The Lawyer of the Year recognition is
awarded to one attorney per practice area and geographic location with the highest
Mr. Decof became a practicing trial attorney at the law firm after graduating
Georgetown University in 1976 and Suffolk University Law School in 1979. He and his
late father, Leonard Decof, then founded Decof & Decof P.C. For more than 35 years,
Mr. Decof has served as lead trial counsel in state and federal courts in Rhode
Island and Massachusetts in complex medical malpractice, product liability and
general negligence cases involving serious personal injury and wrongful death.
Mr. Decof is a member of the Rhode Island Bar Association, the American Association
for Justice, the Rhode Island Association for Justice, the International Academy of
Trial Lawyers, the American Board of Trial Advocates, and the American College of
About Decof, Decof & Barry, P.C.
Originally founded in 1975, Decof, Decof & Barry,
P.C. is a leader in the New England area for personal injury law. The firm represents
clients in various practice areas, including personal injury, wrongful death,
medical malpractice, products liability/defective products, automobile, truck and
motorcycle accidents, construction accidents, aircraft crashes and airline
liability, pregnancy and birth injuries, spinal cord injuries and professional
malpractice. The firm was Rhode Island’s first law group to dedicate itself solely to personal injury.