Our Team

Over 28 Years in Service

Rich Sands

Rich Sands

With over two decades in service to clients throughout Rhode Island, Attorney Rich Sands has made it his mission to use his insights, skill, and knowledge to offer compassionate assistance to those injured by the negligence of others. He leads Sands Law Offices with one simple principle: Treat others how he would want to be treated if he were in their shoes. For this reason, he always works hard in the pursuit of justice and to provide a higher standard of quality legal care.


Julie Wallentin

Julie has been with Sands Law Offices since 2008. Starting as the receptionist, Julie has provided years of devoted service to our clients. She also gained invaluable knowledge about our personal injury practice along the way. As a result of Julie’s hard work and dedication, she was promoted to the position of paralegal in 2015. Like everyone at Sands Law Offices, Julie always strives to provide 5-star customer service and be an example of caring and compassionate advocacy.


Christina Amaral

Christina has been our receptionist since early 2016. She is the pleasant voice and friendly face that greets clients when they come to our office. Prior to joining Sands Law Offices, Christina completed an internship with another local personal injury firm. She also has an impressive background working with the public in various capacities. Christina’s genuine kindness and empathy toward people fit perfectly with our firm’s philosophy to treat people the way we would want to be if we were in their shoes.

Why choose
Sands Law?

  • icon Highest ratings in legal industry for professional excellence
  • icon Free case evaluations
  • icon No fees or costs until you win your case
  • icon 28+ years of experience
  • icon Practice devoted entirely to Injury Law
  • icon Millions recovered for our clients
  • icon Compassionate and caring advocacy
  • Super Lawyers
  • Avvo Rating - Top Attorney
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • The National Trial Lawyers