Facts

  • Founded in 1995 (origin of firm traces back to 1984)
  • Co-managing Partners: Francis A. Connor, III and Edward D. Shoulkin
  • 36 attorneys: 13 Partners (10 male/3 female), 16 Associates (10 female/6 male) and 7 Of Counsel (4 male/3 female)
  • Offices in Boston, Providence and New York City
  • Attorneys are licensed in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New York and New Jersey, and appear regularly in federal and state courts, as well as before various administrative agencies
  • Over 25 legal service areas available to clients
  • Named a 2020 Best Law Firm by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers
  • For seven years, the firm has been named a Best Place to Work in Rhode Island by Providence Business News
  • Three attorneys named 2020 Best Lawyers in America
  • Ten attorneys named in the 2019 Professional Excellence in the Law directory by Rhode Island Monthly
  • Twelve attorneys named 2019 New England Super Lawyers
  • Five attorneys rated AV-Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell National Law Directory
  • One attorney named 2011 Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly Top Woman of Law and 2014 Fortune Magazine Woman Leader in the Law
  • Two attorneys named Women to Watch in Professional Services by Providence Business News
  • One attorney name an Up & Coming Lawyer by Rhode Island Lawyers Weekly
  • Four attorneys named to 40 Under Forty by Providence Business News
  • In the area of pro bono and philanthropy, the firm has been honored with the 2015 AFPRI Outstanding Philanthropic Business award, the 2018 Champions of Justice Community Partner award, and the 2019 Rhode Island Monthly Common Good award