Adams appointed to Rhode Island House special commission on education

PROVIDENCE (Nov. 4, 2013) – Steve Adams was recently appointed by Rhode Island Speaker of the House Gordon D. Fox to serve on the Special House Commission to Study All Education Hearings at the Rhode Island Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.

Adams devotes a significant portion of his practice to education law. He advises educational institutions and education professionals on employment and labor matters, collective bargaining, legal compliance issues, budgets and fiscal matters, special education disputes, and discipline concerns.

He oversees the School Law Bulletin, Barton Gilman’s e-newsletter on education and school law topics.

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).