Rachel Karns Kerrison
Rachel K. Kerrison was born and raised in Southern New England. She graduated cum laude from Boston College in 2003 with a Bachelors Degree in marketing. She later attended Roger Williams University Law School where she received her law degree in 2007.
Rachel is a member of the Rhode Island and Massachusetts Bars as well as admitted to practice in the United States District Court for the District of Rhode Island. Rachel is also a member of the Rhode Island Association for Justice (RIAJ), the American Association for Justice (AAJ) and the Newport County Bar Association.
Her practice areas include personal injury and Social Security Disability, and she works on a contingency fee basis (no fee unless successful). Rachel thoroughly enjoys getting to know each client and spends time familiarizing herself with her clients' medical needs. Additionally, Rachel understands how important her Social Security Disability claims are and that most need to be approved to have the financial support to be able to afford the basic necessities for life. Rachel has helped many clients obtain Social Security Disability, including clients with arthritis, back injuries, depression and even rare skin disorders.
- Roger Williams University School of Law, Bristol, Rhode Island - 2007
Boston College - 2003
- Honors: cum laude
- Major: Marketing
- Super Lawyers, 2014-2017
- Rhode Island
- U.S. District Court District of Rhode Island
Professional Associations and Memberships
- Rhode Island Association for Justice (RIAJ), Member
- American Association for Justice (AAJ), Member
- Newport County Bar Association
Car Accident Traumatic Brain InjuryI would definitely recommend Karns & Kerrison to anyone who asked - they come through for you.
- Patricia Feeley
Slipped on Greasy FloorI have no reservations whatsoever in recommending Karns & Kerrison.
- Mike Carey
Rear End CollisionNothing but positive results from consultation, to filing the legal suit, handling of a major operation, to recovery and finalizing a generous settlement.
- Larry Goldfarb
Horrible Car AccidentThey not only got me a fair settlement, they helped to get me well.
Motor Vehicle Accident - Braga BridgeIt was comforting to know I had someone watching out for me.
- Jeanie Small
Pedestrian hit by CarI did not know where to turn when I realized I needed legal help but I am very happy that I found Karns & Kerrison.