Barton Gilman welcomes new associate

PROVIDENCE (Oct. 24, 2014) – Derek M. Gillis recently joined the Providence office of Barton Gilman LLP as an associate and will focus on civil litigation matters.

Prior to joining the firm, Gillis was a judicial law clerk for Rhode Island Supreme Court Justice Maureen McKenna Goldberg and for Rhode Island Superior Court Judge Michael A. Silverstein.

“Derek is a welcome addition to the firm, and he will strengthen our ability to serve clients in Rhode Island, Massachusetts and elsewhere,” said Providence administrative partner Steve Adams.

Gillis graduated magna cum laude from Suffolk University Law School.

About Barton Gilman

Barton Gilman is one of New England’s leading civil litigation law firms with offices in Boston and Providence. Its experienced trial attorneys appear regularly in the federal and state courts of Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut. The Providence Business News has named the firm one of Rhode Island’s Best Places to Work in 2014.