(401) 849-6200

About Us

We provide legal advice and representation in the areas of land use and zoning, real estate, estate planning, probate, elder law, business and commercial law, administrative law, landlord/tenant, and civil litigation in Rhode Island. 

Client RelationshipsFirst


At Silva, Thomas, Martland, & Offenberg, we pride ourselves on developing long-lasting client relationships. Our partners are directly responsible for all client matters, and we often collaborate and use our collective experience and knowledge to develop innovative legal strategies, resolve our clients’ legal issues, and provide efficient representation. We promptly return all phone calls and provide case updates when significant events, including new developments in the law, arise that may affect the outcome of the case.


Experienced Attorneys

We have been representing businesses and individuals with honesty and integrity in Rhode Island since 1976.

We have worked hard to build our reputation as attorneys who work efficiently to accomplish their clients’ goals and committed to providing quality legal representation.

 Call 401-849-6200 when you need an experienced attorney who: 

-    Knows their clients beyond a mere business relationship

-    Committed to personal service

-    Honors your trust and respect

-    Have many long-standing community relationships


Our Practices

Land Use and Zoning

Our attorneys possess extensive experience and knowledge in the field of land use and zoning. 

Landlord Tenant

Our attorneys possess extensive experience in working with parties regarding landlord tenant disputes. 

Real Estate

Our real estate practice includes businesses and individuals in commercial and residential closings.

Civil Law

We are on your side in matters that involve disputes such as negligence, defamation, nuisance, and breach of contract.

Estate Planning

We understand the importance of protecting your assets and creating a plan for your family. 

Business Law

We assist you through the process of legally establishing your business.

Our Team

Robert M. Silva, Esq.

Robert M. Silva, Esq.

Senior Partner

Andrew A. Thomas, Esq.

Andrew A. Thomas, Esq.


David P. Martland, Esq.

David P. Martland, Esq.


Cristina M. Offenberg, Esq.

Cristina M. Offenberg, Esq.


Let’s Work Together