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Tanya Gravel

Tanya has handled many matters in the state of Rhode Island and Massachusetts. She is a member of the Rhode Island Bar Association and the Massachusetts Bar Association.

Tanya is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts Lowell, where she earned two bachelors of science degrees in criminal justice and sociology. Tanya then went on to Suffolk University Law School, and earned her juris doctorate, concentrating in trial and appellate advocacy. As a law student, Tanya was the vice president of the Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorneys, a public service liaison for the Student Bar Association, and graduated with pro bono honors.


  • November 3, 2023

    Tanya M. has been an amazing lawyer throughout my whole process. She has been vigilant, caring, kind, extremely helpful and has always looked out for my best interest. Thank you. 
  • Divorce

    June 5, 2024: I seeked Attorney Gravel to represent me in a divorce settlement. She was thorough and explained the process in full detail. Thank you for your service! Have a great Summer!!
  • Divorce/Family Law

    June 6, 2024: First of all, Tanya is a kind and caring soul right off the bat. She listens thoroughly with patience and explains every step of the process with ease and provides all options/ potential outcomes. Tanya is extremely prepared, timely, detail-oriented and communicates consistently!
  • Julio recommends Attorney Tanya Gravel

    September 21, 2017:  I was in there for a minute and Tanya handled it all, I didn't even have to say anything. I felt so much more comfortable, confident, and safe walking in the court with Tanya. 
  • Quick, straightforward results

    October 7, 2017:  I contacted Ms. Gravel to handle a case in the Traffic Tribunal. Her work was to-the-point and she kept me updated when necessary. We had talked about what was likely going to happen. The final result ended up being a bit cheaper than I expected, which was a pleasant surprise.
  • Tanya Gravel is an excellent lawyer

    November 29, 2017:  I was in search of an attorney for an incident I had which was going to impact my employment, and my livelihood. Tanya was the only one to get back to me in a timely manner and immediately set up an appointment. Within a few weeks everything was basically dismissed and I only ...
  • Family Situation

    November 30, 2017:     Lawyer Tanya Gravel represented me at my family court matter and she was awesome! She kept her word and did her best to get me the best outcome possible. I would definitely hire her again for any matter that I may have in the future. She is very pleasant, professional, and ...
  • Highly Recommend

    December 16, 2017:  I was in a very tough situation with my license almost being suspended and when I handed over multiple cases in regards to it to Tanya, she did not disappoint me. She is very truthful, reasonable, and professional. Thank you!
  • Professional and Helpful

    December 19, 2017:  Tanya represented me at a court matter. She's very easy to get in touch with. Provided detailed reply for all my questions. Very professional and helpful. Thank you!
  • Excellent Lawyer!

    January 4, 2018:  Tanya was a lawyer I hired for a traffic violation. She was very detailed in explaining my options and very committed to helping receive the best outcome possible. She did not disappoint. She was timely and made the process carefree for myself. I greatly appreciate all the time ...
  • Quick, prompt, and honest

    January 10, 2018:  I had received a ticket for no insurance, no inspection, and registration, I thought I WAS doomed after receiving that ticket, however I called Tanya explained my situation and she set the expectation on what she was going to do and delivered on what she said. She eased all my ...
  • Excellent Lawyer

    March 14, 2018: Tanya represented me when I was arrested for failure to stop for a police officer. Because of the heavily wooded area and late time of the night I was proceeding to a safe spot with better lighting in a more public area with better cell service. She was able to have the unnecessar...
  • Very good experience, was easy as could be- good price

    March 15, 2018:  I had 2 texting while driving tickets and was facing an automatic suspension having pled guilty to 1 of them already. saw Tanya in her office. She told me exactly how it would be handled and everything she stated happened just that way. Price was very reasonable... and I literall...
  • Great lawyer!!

    April 3, 2018:  Great lawyer knows what she's doing and will get your case fixed in no time. She's very kind knowledgeable and easy to get along with. I don't think anyone could have done it better than she did. I would recommend her 100%
  • Great lawyer

    April 4, 2018:  She did a great job handling my case. She got my registration and inspection fixed and I only had to meet with her one time. I didn't have to miss any work to make a court appearance and she texted me all the updates with my case so I was aware of everything. Highly recommended at...
  • Terrific Experience

    June 19, 2018:   I got a speeding ticket early this year and there was a possibility of my license getting revoked.. I consulted Tanya and I am glad I did that.. She was awesome in handling everything and I never have to worry about anything. Not only she was able to dissolve everything but also ...
  • Excellent Attorney

    June 21, 2018:   Attorney Gravel defended my domestic abuse case effortlessly and effectively. She has such a calm demeanor that made me feel very reassured that everything would be alright. She has my highest recommendation. It took her 15 minutes to resolve my issue in court. May God continue a...
  • Domestic Violence Charge Dismissed

    August 1, 2018:   Tanya Gravel is an excellent attorney. She defended me against domestic charge charges and they were dismissed without trial. She was always present before court began for any questions, and went out of her way to meet up with me before between court dates. Her attorney fees are...
  • Definitely my new Lawyer for anything!

    August 24, 2018:I started looking for an Attorney to help me with 2 citations I received from the state police that were not just. I have a perfect drivers record and wanted it to stay that way seeing as I drive for a living. I looked online for a week or two at reviews and asked around, and Atto...
  • OUI Charge with Jury trial NOT GUILTY Verdict!!!!

    September 15, 2018: My boyfriend was charged with and OUI and Tanya was recommended to us. From the first meeting, she was kind, professional and very knowledgeable. Tanya made us comfortable, communicated immediately and kept us informed. The case went to a trial jury and she was amazing and the...
  • Traffic Court

    October 2, 2018: Tanya helped me with my handful of traffic violations. She did a fantastic job with my case! She was able to get 3 out of 4 of my citations dismissed! Lovely lady! Will definitely be contacting her again if I need help in the future.
  • Happy Client

    October 11, 2018: Tanya had a gps monitor removed from me two years before it could be removed .she contacted people who needed to give her some letters and came to court very well prepared and i was very happy it was removed i would recommend her services to anyone .i am one happy person i chose...
  • Traffic Tribunal

    October 23, 2018: Today I had a traffic court, in the court belonging to the state of Rhode Island for a violation, thank you to the lawyer, Tanya Gravel, after several months of work. Today we had a great result where the judge declared me not guilty of the case. Very good lawyer.
  • Tanya was excellent!

    November 5, 2018: Tanya handled my traffic tribunal case from start to finish and really listened to what I had to say in order to understand what I was looking for as far as a desired outcome and and why it was so inportant to me. She was thorough in communicating information to me, and most imp...
  • Dismissed restraining order

    January 9, 2019: I highly recommend Tanya Gravel for criminal defense and family court cases. After being suited with a restraining order, which could have affected my green card application process and personal life, I found myself in need of an attorney to help me solve the problem. Dr. Tanya G...
  • Family Court (DCYF)

    January 27, 2019: Tanya is very good lawyer take care my case very professional answer all my call email always. She investigated my case very well professional with much enthusiasm. The result was a success to my defense. Thank you very much Tanya. You will have a lot of success in you career.
  • Traffic Tribunal case

    January 29, 2019: Tanya was very helpful. I was not able to meet with her as I was no longer living in RI, but her communication via phone/email/text was excellent. She was able to lower several traffic fines of mine significantly and ended up helping me out a ton.
  • Traffic Ticket

    February 4, 2019: Tanya I appreciate your personal deliverance of high quality legal representation and pristine Professionalism. Thank you !
  • Excellent Lawyer! Highly Recommend!

    March 14, 2019: I hired Attorney Tanya Gravel to represent me in my child custody case. She did an excellent job and delivered. She was very professional and clear and thorough every step of the way. She took time to answer all my questions and made sure I understood everything. I am glad I chose...
  • Tanya M Gravel

    March 20, 2019: I hired Tanya M Gravel as my defense attorney. thank you for an outstanding job! very Professional and took you time to hear me out. very easy to talk to. I had bad Anxiety about the whole situation. you made me feel at ease. I appreciate your compassion and patients. you resolved...
  • Tanya Gravel

    April 18, 2019: TANYA was exceptional from our first meeting for help with traffic tickets. Explained everything we needed to know and what to expect for an outcome. TANYA was very professional and thorough
  • Lawyer

    April 30, 2019: Tanya has been dealing with my case for over a year. She has been very helpful and has a lot of knowledge in guiding me with the case I was dealing with. She is very pleasant and patient . Highly recommend !
  • Great Job Dismissing a Traffic Ticket

    June 21, 2019:  Tanya did a great job dismissing my ticket. Since i was out of state, my only option was for her to take all steps alone, including showing up to the court. At the end the ticket got dismissed, which was a relief in light of my unfamiliarity with the system.
  • Martha recommends Attorney Tanya Gravel

    June 24, 2019: Highly recommend! Thanks for all your hard work and dedication with my case, which was ultimately dismissed!
  • Great Lawyer

    June 24, 2019: I was charged with permit injury to child and reckless endangerment. With the help from Tanya Gravel the case was dismissed! Thanks for all your hard work and dedication.
  • Professional and very helpful!

    July 1, 2019: I had to go to traffic court for multiple speeding tickets which could of landed me a 1 year license suspension along with 60 hours community service, 60 hours driver retraining, and $1000 in fines. She was able to help me escape with only a 30 day suspension and $500 fine. Not only...
  • Completely satisfied

    July 17, 2019: Ms. Gravel represented me for 2 camera speeding violations and was helpful, considerate and honest. Both violations were dismissed due to complete professionalism exhibited by Ms. Gravel... I would recommend her services and will continue to utilize her services when needed.
  • The Best Dual State Attorney in New England

    August 15, 2019: Ms Tanya Gravel was highly recommended to me for my Child support case. Ms Gravel was very professional, caring and had extensive knowledge of all laws relating to family court support laws. Ms. Gravel worked my case from beginning to actual going in front of the Judge. She negot...
  • Great lawyer!

    September 11, 2019:  Tanya was a very organized, always stayed in touch to keep me updated on my case; she fought to the very end and I walked away free!!!
  • Handled everything

    November 24, 2019: Tanya helped me with my issue and I never had to step foot a courtroom, very responsive and answered any questions promptly would recommend !
  • Amy recommends Attorney Tanya Gravel

    December 31, 2019: The best lawyer I have. Returns emails and calls in a timely manner. Puts 100% effort in to her case. Proud to say she helped me out with mine. Reasonable prices.
  • Great Lawyer

    January 17, 2020: I highly recommend Tanya as she is professional, truthful, and organized. When I lost my license she was helpful and explained what I had to do in order to get my license back. Thank you Tanya!
  • Hired for speeding ticket defense

    January 21, 2020: I talked to Tanya about a speeding ticket I had received in Massachusetts. She was very professional with me throughout the consultation. She explained the court process and her planned defense. Her fees were made clear and easy to pay. On the day of the court hearing, she showe...
  • Tanya is great!

    January 28, 2020: I was previously working with a lawyer that had a lot of years of experience, but he kept telling me I did not have enough evidence against my son's mom to get placement of him. I talked to Tanya and she filed an emergency motion and I was awarded placement of my son immediately...
  • Brayan recommends Attorney Tanya Gravel

    February 24, 2020: Not the fist time I work with Tanya. I have nothing but good things to say about her, definitely would tell my friends and family if needed about her, very reasonable price. Very smart, prompt, professional and most important she with get you the results you're expecting.
  • M recommends Attorney Tanya Gravel

    December 3, 2020: Was in danger of getting the Collin Foote penalty unfortunately due to an dishonest officer... No worries I called Tanya and she set expectation on what was going to happen. She made it happen again this is the second time I've hired Tanya and she has yet to disappoint. Thank Yo...
  • Danielle recommends Attorney Tanya Gravel

    December 4, 2020: Tanya is very down to earth, hard working, won't fill your head with lies just to take your money. She's very honest and willing to help whenever possible. Highly recommend! Never made me feel guilty when other male lawyers did. I have nothing but POSITIVE things to say about Ta...
  • Custody and Child Support

    December 10, 2020: Tanya helped us develop a custodial contract in an amicable way that made sense for both of our schedules. She also assisted me in the child support hearing by clarifying what documentation was needed and the impact it would have on the overall spend. She was candid throughout ...
  • Child Custody and Support

    April 19, 2021: I not only recommend attorney Tanya M. Gravel, but I guarantee once you have used her service you too will look no further. She responds in an extreme timely matter, she is a very knowledge, trustworthy person. There is no other attorney that will work as hard for you. I used Mrs....
  • Great Lawyer

    May 4, 2021: Very up front with the judge and personal gets what u need done and very nice . I recommend her to anyone.100 percent on time and ready to fight for ur needs
  • Dont rush the process Trust the process

    May 6, 2021: When I first met Tanya I was several years deep into this divorce battle. I am a very intense individual who is at times alot to handle however working with Tanya showed me that if you are patient and trust her instructions and take her advice you will get the outcome you deserve. Sh...
  • Tanya Gravel

    May 21, 2021: Tanya Gravel was excellent she exceed my expectations made sure everything was fair and gave her honest Opinion oh and I would never go to another lawyer she will be My permanent lawyer thank you Tanya Gravel you have made my life a lot easier
  • Dedicated to her work/clients

    July 30, 2021: I'm beyond satisfied, with the work Attorney Gravel did for me. She's very attentive, and responsive. She's patient, and listens. Ensures that you fully understand, absolutely everything going on, at every step. I couldn't be happier, with the outcome of my case. So glad I made the...
  • She's #1 in New England. Excellent Attorney

    August 25, 2021: Hiring you to represent me during my divorce process was the best thing that ever happened to me. From the beginning to the end you did just excellent. You make me won big in everything. You are really awesome and amazing Attorney. You always there to answer my questions 24/7. So...
  • Attorney Tanya M. Gravel

    August 25, 2021: Tanya is caring, compassionate and attentive to every detail. She fought for me, and worked with me. She is a top notch family attorney.
  • Experience

    December 13, 2021: Tanya Melissa Gravel is an amazing educated Lawyer. Every case she works is handled in the best way possible. She strives for positive out comes. She is very experienced in the Legal and Law system. If I had to recommend a defense attorney it will definitely be Tanya. I appreci...

    June 2, 2022: I had a very complicated divorce case for a relatively long time in RI. Ms Gravel helped me through the process. What I liked most about her was her openness to my suggestions. She is young and energetic and not afraid of exploring many avenues in complicated cases. She would always...
  • Custody Hearing

    October 29, 2022: Tanya is representing me in a custody hearing and in my opinion she is honest direct and fair. I was able to overhear a lot of the "conference" between herself the opposing lawyer and the judge and she did not back down or give an inch in the way of making sure I was treated fai...
  • In it for the long haul

    January 9, 2023: I had two cases going at the same time with two different people both had me quit distorts there were times over the year and a half almost two that I was ready to give in completely if it were not for Tanya I would have settled and lost everything. I asked around and got Tanya's...