(401) 831-6966

Law Office of Kenneth J. Macksoud

Our Mission

To Fight for You and Win

We are Rhode Island’s experienced law firm.  With a reputation as a bulldog in the courtroom, we have over 40 years legal experience in family law, employment law, personal injury law, slips and falls, real estate & business law that has proven results to our clients.  Kenneth J Macksoud fights with judicial wisdom, passion, and experience unmatched while taking great pride in his ability to fight for you.

Phone: (401) 831-6966


“Nothing, and I mean nothing, compares to the experience and fight Ken brought to my case.   When others told me I had no shot, Kenneth fought for me and he won.  He is the best lawyer in Rhode Island.”
Keith S. Personal Injury Client

Family Law

We recognize that your experience in almost any family law case can be an emotional one  Too often filled with concerns and anxiety. We  provide aggressive and capable representation while maintaining a strong attorney client relationship in which our clients are fully informed of all their rights and the choices that need to be made.

Personal Injury

Experience is ammunition. It is knowledge. It is strength.  Our expiernce holds the ability to turn the tables on insurance companies when they offer unfair settlements to  victims. It is the ability to overcome all odds to get the best possible result for people like you, whether through negotiation or trial.  Auto, work, or play, if you are injured, let Kenneth J Macksoud get in the judicial ring and fight for you.

Trust & Wills

Do you need help planning for the future of yourself or your loved ones? If you need to create or modify a trust or will our attorney services have you covered.

Real Estate Law

Serious business, real estate, and trust matters demand the support of an experienced and skilled litigation attorney to protect your rights and resolve the matter. With an impressive record of success, we have the legal knowledge and experience to strongly and effectively represent you in complex business transactions and litigation, real estate transactions and litigation matters.

Accomplished – Experience Matters

Kenneth J. Macksoud Esq.

Attorney at law

is an American Army Veteran of the Vietnam War. His law experience includes five decades of practice in areas of family law matters, child custody, divorce, paternity testing, real estate transactions, criminal proceedings, and estate/probate matters.  He attended Providence College, earning an A.B. in 1961, then went on to obtain a Juris Doctorate Degree from Boston University School of Law in 1964. Attorney Macksoud was then admitted to the Rhode Island Bar in 1967.  His admission to the U.S. Supreme Court came in 1980 and the RI Supreme Court in 1967. Ken has more than three generations of clients who continue to return to his practice for all their legal needs. 

Rachel Laisne BSPS, MS

is a paralegal who earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Paralegal Studies from Johnson & Wales University in 2011.  She went on to earn a Masters of Criminal Justice Administration Degree thereafter.  Rachel has researched and written about such criminal justice topics as domestic violence, child abuse, childhood sexual molestation, sexual offenders, and the Interstate Detainers Act.  Her membership in the Rhode Island Paralegal Association provided her with exposure to some of the industries’ most professional paralegals. Rachel’s volunteer background as a domestic violence advocate provided her with an in-depth insight into the problem of anger management issues and family violence.  Her previous work as a Superior Court Secretary in Rhode Island’s Superior Court and her work in the Legal Department at the Department of Children, Youth and Families makes Rachel an exceptional Paralegal when it comes to family matters, and criminal issues involving domestic violence, child molestation, and sexual assault. Rachel now expands her experience to include minor criminal matters, real estate and estate/probate.



” The Rocky Balboa of attorneys.  When others had told me I had no shot, Kenneth Fought for my claim and won.”   Kevin T       Injury Law Client

Law Offices of Kenneth J. Macksoud, Esq.

Proudly serving Rhode Island over 40 years.  Experience matters.