Randall L. Souza

Firm: Kelly, Souza, Rocha, & Parmenter, P.C.
Location: Providence - RI

  • 128 Dorrance Street, Suite 300
    Providence, RI 02903
  • Tel : 401.490.7334
  • Fax : 401.490.7874

Randy Souza brings to KSR&P, PC over 30 years of experience in commercial litigation, business disputes, construction matters and complex civil litigation.

Randy focuses his practice in such areas as contract disputes, business valuation proceedings, corporate dissolutions, construction disputes, receiverships and insolvencies, creditors’ rights matters, non-competition agreements, professional negligence claims, tax appeals and intellectual property matters. He has extensive experience representing contractors, business owners, corporations, shareholders, financial institutions, governmental bodies and professionals throughout Southern New England.

Randy is a member of the Rhode Island and Massachusetts Bar Associations and was admitted to practice law in all state courts in Rhode Island in 1989 and Massachusetts in 1988. He is also admitted to practice in the federal courts of Rhode Island and Massachusetts, as well as in the First Circuit Court of Appeals. He earned his J.D., cum laude, from Boston College Law School in 1988 and earned his B.A., magna cum laude, in Classics from Amherst College in 1985.

He is a member of the Rhode Island Bar Association Superior Court Bench-Bar Committee and the Ethics and Professionalism Committee. Mr. Souza has been selected by his peers for inclusion in “New England Super Lawyers” every year from 2011 to 2019. He was also named as one of the Top Lawyers in Rhode Island by Rhode Island Monthly magazine every year from 2011 to 2019.

Practice Areas

Commercial & Civil Litigation

Construction Law

Business and Corporate Law

Bar & Court Admissions

Rhode Island


U.S. District Court for the District of Rhode Island

U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts


1988 Boston College Law School, Juris Doctor, Cum Laude

1985 Amherst College, B.A. in Classics, Magna Cum Laude

1983 Stanford University, Visiting Student in Rome, Italy

Kelly, Souza, Rocha, & Parmenter, P.C.

Kelly, Souza, Rocha, & Parmenter, P.C.

Kelly, Souza, Rocha & Parmenter, P.C., Attorneys at Law (KSR&P) is a fast-growing firm focused on delivering exceptional service and successful outcomes for our clients.

The attorneys at KSRP Law have garnered the reputation of being the “go to” law firm in Rhode Island and southern Massachusetts for commercial litigation, business disputes, construction matters, land use matters, real estate permitting, zoning issues, tax appeals, business insolvencies and all types of business-related litigation.  Our attorneys are admitted in all of the state and federal courts in Rhode Island and Massachusetts and have regularly conducted successful trials, arbitrations and appeals throughout southern New England.  We are noted for our tenacious and tireless advocacy for our clients – whether in court, before administrative agencies and governmental bodies, or at the negotiating table.  We provide cost-effective and pragmatic legal services to our clients to propel our clients’ matters to successful outcomes as quickly and efficiently as possible.  We are known for our proven legal expertise, highly personalized service and a relentless dedication to our clients’ success.

All five partners at KSRP Law have been recognized by their peers and clients as Top Lawyers in Rhode Island.  Our firm is led by its founding partner, Michael A. Kelly, who has a proven track record of over 40 years of success in a full spectrum of civil litigation, real estate development and business matters.  The other partners – Randall Souza, Joelle Rocha and Jackson Parmenter and Erin Hockensmith – bring over 60 combined years of extensive experience and strong results in representing business owners, contractors, property owners, subcontractors, shareholders, closely held corporations, governmental bodies, professionals and successful individuals.  Whether your matter is a construction dispute, a subdivision approval, a commercial insurance claim, a quarrel between business partners, or a “bet the company” case, the attorneys at KSRP Law bring value and winning results.

To pursue a successful outcome to your legal matter, think “TENACIOUS” – and think KSRP Law.