Ryan Benharris is a determined and reliable personal injury attorney concentrating in the areas of Workers Compensation law, Social Security Disability law, longshoremen Workers Compensation, Defense Base Act claims and Municipal Accidental Disability Retirements.
Attorney Benharris is a 2001 graduate of the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and a 2005 graduate of Southern New England School of Law (now known as University of Massachusetts School of Law - Dartmouth), where he served as the President of the Student Bar Association. He currently serves as the U Mass School of Law's elected Vice-President of its Alumni Association.
Mr. Benharris is licensed to practice in Rhode Island and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and is co-chair of the New Lawyers Committee of the Workers Injury Law and Advocacy Group. He has been with the Law Offices of Deborah G. Kohl for ten years, serving as a paralegal for several years and, since 2005, as a dedicated staff attorney.
In 2008, Attorney Benharris was awarded the Stanley Rudman Award for Advocacy by Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, Inc. A panel of over twenty practicing attorneys and two Massachusetts Superior Court Judges selected Attorney Benharris, out of a group of twenty-five attorneys, to receive this distinguished award. He is also a member of the Workers Injury Law And Advocacy Group, and is Co-Chair of the New Lawyers Committee.
Mr. Benharris always welcomes new clients and may be contacted directly at: RBenharris@dgklaw.com