Pollock Law Team
About Us

Welcome to Pollock Law Office

Pollock Law Office, Inc. is a special kind of law firm whose attorneys are all Pollock family members. We consider our staff to be our "extended family" because we have such a close working relationship and we have such great respect for each other's legal skills and personal character.

First and foremost, we truly care about our clients and we treat them just as we would want to be treated, if we were filing a legal claim. We provide zealous legal advice when taking on their case. Most of all, we are strong on communication with clients and we keep you constantly advised of all legal developments. Your case will always be very important to us.

Find out more our lawyers and staff by reviewing our personal bios:

Our Staff

Meet Our Team

Richard Pollock


Rick is from Warwick and is active in the community, having served as a manager and sponsor at the Warwick Continental Little League and having been a coach and sponsor in the West Warwick Basketball League for several years.

Practice Areas

  • Civil Litigation
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Personal Injury
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Slip and Fall


  • Admitted to the Rhode Island Bar
  • Member of Rhode Island Bar Association


  • J.D., Suffolk University Law School, 1990
  • B.S., University of Rhode Island, Business Administration, 1985

Kimberly Pollock Purvis


Practice Areas

  • Personal injury
  • Wrongful death
  • Automobile accidents
  • Slip and fall
  • Dog bites


  • Rhode Island Bar, 1987
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Rhode Island, 1989


  • J.D., Suffolk University Law School, cum laude, 1987
  • B.S., University of Rhode Island, Accounting, 1981

Kerrin Pollock


Besides working as an attorney, Kerrin is a cross-trained country, west coast swing, hustle and ballroom dancer and DJ.

Practice Areas

  • Personal injury
  • Motorcycle accidents
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Slip and fall


  • Rhode Island Bar, 1994
  • Member, Rhode Island Bar Association


  • J.D., Suffolk University Law School, 1993
  • B.S., University of Rhode Island, Business Administration, 1988

Richard J. Ethier, S.C.L.A.

Claims Adjuster/Paralegal

Richard Ethier is a graduate of Rhode Island College and has been a licensed claims adjuster in Rhode Island since 1985. He was employed at Allstate Insurance for 10 years as a claims representative evaluating and negotiating bodily injury and property damage claims. He also worked for several years in the Special Investigative Unit. He then spent 5 years at Nationwide Insurance as a claims representative before coming to Pollock Law Office more than 10 years ago.

Fran Pesce


Fran Pesce has been with Pollock Law Offices for more than 20 years. She was originally hired as a receptionist but her hard work and diligence with handling files resulted in her rapid promotions to legal assistant and ultimately to her current position as a Paralegal. Fran has extensive experience handling many types of personal injury claims including motor vehicle accidents, slip and fall claims, dog bites and wrongful death claims. Her superior organizational skills, attention to detail and warm personality enable her to provide exceptional service to our clients and have made her a tremendous asset to our firm.

Victoria Cole


Tori has recently joined the Pollock Law team as our Secretary. Her friendly disposition and competence at all tasks in the office endear both her co-workers and clients.