Angela Carr Named Secretary of the Board of Directors of Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ocean State

Angela L. Carr was recently named as secretary of the Board of Directors of Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ocean State.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ocean State provides mentors to the youth of Rhode Island who will motivate and empower them to make positive decisions, improve academic results, avoid risky behaviors and grow in a way that will positively impact the community.

Carr, a partner in the firm’s Providence office, is an experienced civil litigator, focusing her trial practice on professional liability defense, employment law, and business litigation. She regularly provides risk consulting for hospitals and practice groups in Rhode Island and Massachusetts. In addition to her involvement with Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ocean State, Carr is president of the Providence College Greater Providence Alumni Club, serves on the Providence College President’s Council, is vice president of the board of directors of Defense Counsel Rhode Island, and co-chairs the Medical Malpractice Subcommittee of the Massachusetts Defense Lawyers Association. In 2015, she completed the Leadership Rhode Island (Lambda II Class) community leadership program.

Providence Business News selected Carr to its 2014 class of 40 Under Forty. She was named by Super Lawyers as a Rhode Island Rising Star in 2012- 2014 and a Super Lawyer in 2015, and a Massachusetts Super Lawyer in 2017.

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