Robert D. Valvo, Attorney & Counselor at Law                               

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Attorney & Counselor at Law


8 Industrial Lane
Johnston, Rhode Island 02919
United States of America
Phone: 401.497.3648
Fax: 401.273.4970


Birthplace & D.O.B: Providence, Rhode Island - June 29, 1973

Citizenship: United States of America


Roger Williams University School of Law    Juris Doctorate May 1998
Bristol, Rhode Island
Honor Grades: International Business Transactions, Business Organizations, Housing & Law Revitalization Practicum, Family Law
Activities: Delta Theta Phi, Justinian Law Society, ABA-Student Division.
Skills: Trained in Westlaw, Lexis, Windows & advanced Internet research

Stonehill College    Bachelor of Arts May 1995
North Easton, Massachusetts
Major: Political Science
Minor: History & Philosophy
Honors: Cum Laude, Phi Alpha Theta
Activities: Rugby, Soccer, Chorus, Chapel, Soloist, Male Lead in production Money, Power, Murder, Lust, Revenge, & Marvelous    Clothes, JFK Society, Wing & Hall Representative, Vice President: Cardinal O’Hara Dorm Council.
Study Abroad: Thames Valley University, London, England the Fall of 1993


Admitted to practice law in Federal District Court in the State of Rhode Island & the Supreme Court of the State of Rhode Island.  State of RI Notary Public


Rhode Island Bar Association
American Bar Association


Kiernan, Plunkett & Redihan    May 1999 - December 2001 (Full Time) January 2001 - Present (Of Counsel)                                                                                                                                     
Providence, Rhode Island                                                                                                                 
Attorney at Law
Attendance in Superior and District courts, traffic tribunal, probate courts & town halls for a litigation firm dealing with plaintiff and defendant cases involving various insurance issues, personal injury, negligence, probate, contracts, commercial and business, subrogation, workers compensation, property and real estate, environmental actions, domestic relations, collections, torts, products liability, design and manufacturing defects, medical and attorney malpractice, bankruptcy, traffic disputes, select criminal offenses, 1983 civil right actions, discrimination and Constitutional violations. Prepare and serve complaints, answers, motions, responses, memorandums, briefs, interrogatories, requests for production and inspection, arbitration packages and other pleadings. Summarize and organize cases and files, depositions, complex medical reports and bills and other voluminous material. Conduct legal research and in-depth investigations. Contact and conference with clients, attorneys, judges, witnesses, insurance agents and other representatives including many local, State and Federal entities and departments. Serve medical and witness subpoenas and receive and respond to the same. Obtain and file pleadings and other documents with the appropriate offices, agencies or departments.

Business Development Manager
Head of a marketing team which is directly responsible for marketing and advertising of the firm; the team primarily focuses on developing marketing mixes which are implemented in various virtual, networking and print mediums; successfully launched web domain from the team’s actions.

Law Clerk  Summers 1991 - 1997 Fall 1997 - Spring 1999
Assist in trial preparation. Review and organize files and cases, depositions, medicals, investigative materials and other pertinent documents. Draft briefs, memoranda and pleadings. Contact and interview witnesses and clients and investigate cases. Perform and summarize legal research and cases. File and obtain documentation and information from the courts and other Federal, State and local agencies. Observe depositions, attorney interaction with Judges, attorneys, client, witnesses and other relevant individuals involved in various cases.

Futuryo LLC April 2002 - Present
Johnston, Rhode Island

Business Owner
Sole owner, member and manager of a wholesale Internet Marketing & Sales Company dealing primarily with vintage & contemporary jewelry components, jewelry and collectibles via the internet. Leading a team to market and manage an Independent Auction site. Utilize various software programs and streamline procedures to maximize profits via various Internet arenas. Determine different market conditions to successfully market various products thru the same medium.

M.L.Roberts LTD. Corporation December 1999 -Present
Johnston, Rhode Island

In House-Counsel
Advise and counsel the corporation on how to run a prudent and safe business in today’s global marketplace. Prepare, negotiate, research, review all legal related subject matter to insure all business dealings and interactions are in the company’s best interest.

Vice President Business Product Development & Marketing
ML Roberts is business-to-business raw jewelry component distribution company through numerous mediums for a global import and export company. Train and lead a team to successfully distribute their products through traditional and new technology marketing techniques to maximize and expand sales territory. Create new avenues of distribution and purchase new product lines and to enter and establish new markets new network contacts to sell the same & liquidate old inventory. Consummate domestic & international purchasing & sales of varying sizes. Responsible for the counseling and oversight of business & legal dimensions to utilize preventive procedures to proceed confidently with various transactions. Research issues and examine procedure for a range of problems while securing the businesses' best interests to ensure that liability exposure is minimized. Maintain, analyze, organize and create business entities to deal with different ventures.

Concord Company - D’oro Trademark  January 1997 - Present
Saint Petersburg, Russia

Owner & Manager
Development, manage & negotiate for a Foreign Juice & Dairy Manufacturing Plant.
Invested, developed, originated and market a juice & dairy product manufacturing plant in the New Russian Republic. Inspect and oversight of production of numerous juice and several dairy products.

The Honorable Senator Edward M. Kennedy Fall 1994
Boston, Massachusetts

Legislative Aide Assistant
Assisted in solving daily dilemmas pertaining to military affairs involving constituents.


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