Practice Groups:
Business and Civil Litigation
Commercial Loan Recovery
Construction Law
Corporate and Business
Domestic Relations and Family Law
Labor and Employment
Land Use and Zoning
Personal Injury
Public Sector/Governmental Services
Receivership and Business Insolvency

Dean J. Wagner, Partner

Email: dwagner@savagelawpartners.com
Phone: 401.238.9736
Fax: 401.648.6748


Co-Chair – Construction Law Practice Groups

With almost 25 years of experience in all areas of business and civil litigation, Mr. Wagner focuses his practice in commercial and business litigation, shareholder disputes, construction litigation, employment litigation, real estate litigation, environmental litigation, receiverships, bankruptcy and adversary proceedings, commercial loan recovery, lender liability, health care law, energy law, contract disputes, condemnation, professional liability, products liability, insurance litigation and land use and zoning.  Mr. Wagner represents clients in federal and state courts, arbitrations, mediations and before regulatory agencies in Rhode Island, Massachusetts and New Hampshire.  He also provides counsel to businesses on corporate and employment matters.  Mr. Wagner is admitted to practice law in all state and federal courts in Rhode Island, Massachusetts and New Hampshire, as well as the First Circuit Court of Appeals.  Mr. Wagner obtained his J.D. from the University of Connecticut School of Law in 1995, where he served as the Articles Editor of the Connecticut Journal of International Law.  Mr. Wagner earned his B.A., cum laude, from the University of Rhode Island in 1989.  Mr. Wagner was selected by his peers as a Rhode Island and New England Super Lawyer in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018.

  • 1995 University of Connecticut School of Law, Juris Doctor
  • 1989 University of Rhode Island, B.A., Cum Laude
  • Rhode Island
  • Massachusetts
  • New Hampshire
  • Rhode Island Bar Association
  • Massachusetts Bar Association
  • Jamestown Zoning Board of Review
  • Conanicut Island Land Trust