Ferrucci Russo Dorsey


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Whether you have a conflict resulting from a real estate transaction, business acquisition, business restructuring or divestiture, our attorneys are focused on a timely resolution.
We frequently serve as court-appointed receivers to preserve, turnaround and/or sell distressed real estate assets and businesses.
Our expansive project development experience spans public and private projects and innovative legislation that impacts the economic development of our region.
We have been integrally involved in the purchase and sale of three acute-care community hospitals, two nursing homes, several physician practices, and a healthcare clinic.

Firm Profile

At Ferrucci Russo Dorsey, we represent and counsel clients in commercial litigation and receiverships and insolvencies. We are active in project development and construction matters for prominent real estate projects that have shaped our local landscape from casino gaming development to major energy facilities to waterfront development to infrastructure modernization to historic renovations.

We proudly announced our new firm name -- Ferrucci Russo Dorsey -- in July of 2020 to reflect the achievements and contributions of John Dorsey. A partner since 2016, and member of the firm since 2010, John has established an active receivership practice, often working collaboratively with cities, towns and land owners to develop specialized Court-supervised proceedings focused on resurrecting distressed real estate development projects. 

The principals at Ferrucci Russo Dorsey founded our firm to foster more direct contact with clients. The same lawyers you work with from day-one, go to court on your behalf, and remain accessible as your primary contact. In our experience, this approach gets results.

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The once-grand Pawtucket-Central Falls station stands covered in graffiti, filled with trash and frequented by trespassers. Over the years, a series of private owners neglected to secure the property, leaving it open to squatters and vandals. Now, a Providence lawyer is seeking proposals from developers to redevelop the historic train station that spans the two cities. See full article here. Read More >
WESTERLY — The Town Council will consider, during a meeting scheduled for Monday, committing $400,000 in anticipated federal COVID-19 relief funds toward demolishing the Potter Hill Mill. Actual commitment of the funds would be contingent upon a Superior Court judge approving an administrative lien that would give the town top priority to recover the funds. See full article here. Read More >
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