Firm joins alliance of non-profit organizations

PROVIDENCE (Dec. 7, 2012) – The firm recently joined the TANGO alliance of non-profits as the exclusive Rhode Island provider of legal services to members of the group. Following a thorough review process, the firm was selected to participate in…

Adams participates in Education Summit hosted by PBN

PROVIDENCE (Nov. 30, 2012) – Steve Adams recently participated in a panel discussion that included prominent Rhode Island government, education and business leaders as part of an Education Summit hosted by the Providence Business News. The event addressed the “skills gap” facing Rhode Island employers…

Five firm attorneys named 2012 New England Super Lawyers

BOSTON/PROVIDENCE (Oct. 22, 2012) – Five attorneys of the firm have been chosen 2012 New England Super Lawyers, a directory of leading attorneys who are evaluated on various measures of peer recognition and professional achievement. Pamela S. Gilman was named a 2012 Massachusetts Super Lawyer….

Three firm attorneys selected to Best Lawyers in America 2013

BOSTON/PROVIDENCE (Sept. 6, 2012) – Three attorneys of the firm were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2013. Pamela S. Gilman and Frank Connor were selected for a second consecutive year, and Andrew Weiner was selected for the first time. Best Lawyers is…

Plain named to Fund for UCAP board of directors

PROVIDENCE (June 15, 2012) – Matt Plain was recently chosen to serve on the board of directors of the Fund for the Urban Collaborative Accelerated Program (UCAP). UCAP is an alternative public school in Providence serving middle school students who are at risk for…

Firm obtains duty to defend summary judgment

BOSTON (March 21, 2012) – Jennifer L. Rousseau recently persuaded a federal judge in Massachusetts to rule that a liability insurance policy and related umbrella policy did not preclude a carrier’s duty to defend a major food industry franchisor in…

Firm obtains defense verdict for nurse practitioner

BOSTON/PROVIDENCE (March 2, 2012) – Angela Carr recently persuaded a Massachusetts Superior Court jury that a nurse practitioner and her medical practice employer provided proper care and treatment to a woman who eventually died of lung cancer. In the wrongful death case,…