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Meet Jason Knight

Rhode Island Criminal Defense Lawyer With Over 15 Years of Experience

Jason Knight is licensed to practice law in Rhode Island and Massachusetts and admitted to practice in the Rhode Island and Massachusetts Federal District Court. He is a former Rhode Island state prosecutor with years of experience litigating criminal cases. He now uses his valuable experience and insight to provide our clients with zealous, persistent, and effective legal representation.

Military Background

Before becoming a lawyer, Jason was an enlisted nuclear propulsion technician in the United States Navy. After the Navy, Jason earned his undergraduate degree from Emerson College in Boston and worked for years as a theatrical production manager in the city's performing arts community.

Education

  • J.D., Suffolk Law School in Boston, Massachusetts
  • B.F.A., Emerson College

Legal Career

Jason earned his law degree from Suffolk Law School in Boston, MA in 2005. Between 2006 and 2010, Jason served as a Special Assistant Attorney General with the Rhode Island Department of Attorney General. During that time, Jason prosecuted hundreds of cases involving a wide variety of charges, including DUI and breathalyzer refusals, domestic violence, narcotics possession and trafficking, weapons charges, sexual assaults, child molestations, and homicide. In 2010, Jason began his private practice and founded The Law Office of Jason Knight.

Jason is a member of the Rhode Island Bar Association and a member of the Rhode Island House of Representatives. He represents District 67 encompassing the towns of Barrington and Warren. He is a contributing author of "A Practical Guide to DUI in Rhode Island" published by Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, Inc. Jason also lectures other lawyers on criminal law matters, law and technology issues, and is a regular guest speaker at the Roger Williams Law School criminal defense clinic. He is also a member of the 2010 class of Leadership Rhode Island. Jason is also a member of the House Committee on the Judiciary in the RI House of Representatives.

Additionally, Attorney Knight is the Representative for District 67 in the Rhode Island House of Representatives. His profile can be viewed here.

Dedicated to Your Rights & Best Interests

  • Emergency Appointments Available 24/7
  • Affordable Service & Convenient Office Hours
  • Trial-Tested & Compassionate
  • Former Prosecutor

What Sets Us Apart?

Invaluable Insight & Proven Skills
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Client Testimonials 

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    Jason's knowledge and experience leave you with less stress & more promise.

    “He put us at ease. Please add our thanks to the existing praise from those who've already benefitted from Mr. Jason Knight's skills. We are very grateful.”

    - Cary R.
    He is very knowledgeable easy to approach, speak to, and work with.

    “I'm very happy that I went to attorney Knight. His prices were reasonable and his service is 6 stars.”

    - Syed I.
    My advice to anyone is if you even think you are in need of legal representation don't hesitate to hire Attorney Jason.

    “I decided to hire him and it turned out to be a GREAT decision. Attorney Knight was always accessible.”

    - Michael M.
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