Mark Decof Selected as Providence Personal Injury Plaintiff Lawyer of the Year
Honor Bestowed by Best Lawyers®
Providence, Rhode Island – October 13, 2016 – Decof, Decof & Barry, P.C. (DD&B), a leading personal injury law firm in the New England area, is proud to announce that Mark B. Decof, Esq., the firm’s principal shareholder and senior trial lawyer, has been chosen as the 2017 Personal Injury Plaintiff “Lawyer of the Year” in Providence, Rhode Island by Best Lawyers®. The Lawyer of the Year recognition is awarded to one attorney per practice area and geographic location with the highest overall peer-feedback.
Mr. Decof became a practicing trial attorney at the law firm after graduating Georgetown University in 1976 and Suffolk University Law School in 1979. He and his late father, Leonard Decof, then founded Decof & Decof P.C. For more than 35 years, Mr. Decof has served as lead trial counsel in state and federal courts in Rhode Island and Massachusetts in complex medical malpractice, product liability and general negligence cases involving serious personal injury and wrongful death.
Mr. Decof is a member of the Rhode Island Bar Association, the American Association for Justice, the Rhode Island Association for Justice, the International Academy of Trial Lawyers, the American Board of Trial Advocates, and the American College of Trial Lawyers.