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Jimmy Burchfield, Jr.

Firm Partner

Practice Areas

Biography

Jimmy is one of the founding partners of D'Amico · Burchfield. He represents a client base that is both economically and ethnically diverse. He relies upon his education, practical knowledge and life experiences to provide solutions to the vast array of legal issues his clients encounter in everyday life.

Jimmy is also legal counsel to Classic Entertainment and Sports, Inc., a local promoter of sporting and entertainment events with a worldwide reputation in the sport of boxing. He has successfully negotiated television and promotional contracts with Dream Works, Mark Burnett Productions, Foxwoods Resort & Casino, Mohegan Sun, HBO, Showtime, ESPN, Comcast and other cable networks.

Jimmy is proud to represent and advise professional boxers including five-time World Champion Vinny Paz, The Contender alums Peter Manfredo Jr and Gary Balletto and US Olympian Jason Estrada.

Jimmy has earned the reputation as a passionate advocate; always ready and willing to fight for his clients.  He is dedicated to ensuring that people from all walks of life gain fair and equal access to the legal system.

Education

Suffolk University Law School
( J.D., 1989)

Boston University
( B.S., 1985)

Court Admissions

  • Rhode Island, 1990
  • U.S. District Court, District of RI, 1990

Selected Professional and Civic Activities

  • Rhode Island Bar Association
  • Rhode Island Association for Justice
  • Justinian Law Society
  • Rhode Islanders Sponsoring Education (R.I.S.E)

Publications

  • Author: “When Deprived Of Constitutional Safeguards, An Alien May Collaterally Attack A Previous Deportation Order In An 8 U.S.C. § 1326 Criminal Prosecution”
    12 Suffolk Transnational Law Journal 503 (1989).

E-Mail: JVB@DBLAwRI.com