Eleven Barton Gilman attorneys named 2013 New England Super Lawyers

BOSTON/PROVIDENCE (Oct. 21, 2013) – Eleven Barton Gilman attorneys have been chosen 2013 New England Super Lawyers, a directory of leading attorneys who are evaluated on various measures of peer recognition and professional achievement.

John J. Barton and Francis A. Connor III were named 2013 Rhode Island Super Lawyers, and Pamela S. Gilman and Edward D. Shoulkin were honored as 2013 Massachusetts Super Lawyers. Gilman is a repeat honoree, having been named in  2012.

Angela L. CarrMatthew R. Plain, Timothy J. Groves, Sara E. Sweeney, Elizabeth R. Merritt and Kristen M. Whittle were honored as 2013 Rhode Island Rising Stars. For Carr, Plain, Groves and Merritt, this marks the second consecutive year being honored as Rising Stars.

Brendan T. Malvey was honored as a 2013 Massachusetts Rising Star.

The selection process for Super Lawyers includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. Super Lawyers is published as a special section in leading city and regional magazines across the country, including the November 2013 issues of BostonMagazine and Rhode Island Monthly.

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 five consecutive years as one of Rhode Island’s Best Places to Work (2008–2012)