Welcome New Associates Sophie Bellacosa & Breegan Semonelli

We are pleased to welcome Sophie Bellacosa and Breegan Semonelli to the D&S team.

Sophie Bellacosa is a 2018 graduate of Roger Williams University School of Law and 2013 graduate of Roger Williams University. During law school she served as assistant editor of the Roger Williams University Law Review, a member of the Honor Board, and a member of the Sports & Entertainment Law Society.

She also clerked at Duffy & Sweeney, worked as a legal extern for the Executive Counsel in the Office of the Governor, completed two summer internships at local law firms focused on civil litigation, and achieved certification as a mediator. Sophie will officially be sworn into the Massachusetts Bar in November of 2018. Contact Sophie here.

Breegan Semonelli is a summa cum laude graduate of both Roger Williams University School of Law (2017) and of Northeastern University (2013). She recently completed a one-year clerkship with Associate Justice Gilbert V. Indeglia at the Rhode Island Supreme Court.

During law school, she served as a judicial extern for Magistrate Judge Lincoln D. Almond and a judicial intern for Chief Judge William E. Smith, both of the United States District Court for the District of Rhode Island, and completed an externship with IDC, Inc. |The Newport Experience, a hospitality company based in Newport, Rhode Island.

She also worked as a research assistant at Roger Williams University School of Law for the Chair of the Clerkship Committee and also for the Assistant Dean for Experiential Education. She also received a certificate as a certified mediator.  Breegan is a member of the Rhode Island and Massachusetts bars. Contact Breegan here.