Ashley J. Hornstein


Ashley Hornstein represents people and families suffering from mesothelioma and other asbestos-related diseases caused by occupational, environmental and household asbestos exposure, as well as victims of lead poisoning and other toxic environmental exposures.

Ashley began working with Motley Rice as a law clerk in 2010, supporting various trial teams in their efforts to hold major corporations accountable. She contributed legal research and case preparation for litigation against C.R. Bard claiming defective medical devices, and Georgia-Pacific for claims of asbestos-related diseases caused by asbestos exposure.

Ashley also represents individuals who suffered from various health problems after taking Ozempic® and/or Wegovy®.

In 2013, Ashley joined the firm as an attorney focusing on illnesses and injuries caused by toxic exposure.


J.D., Roger Williams University School of Law, 2012

B.A., University of Kansas, 2008

Licensed In

  • Rhode Island

Admitted to Practice Before

U.S. District Court for the District of Rhode Island


American Association for Justice

Rhode Island Association for Justice

Rhode Island Bar Association

Rhode Island Women’s Bar Association

Awards and Accolades

Providence, RI
2021–2024  Ones to Watch list: Product liability litigation–plaintiffs

2022-2023 Civil Plaintiff–Top 40 under 40 Trial Lawyer list, Rhode Island