PROVIDENCE (June 17, 2016) – Barton Gilman was recently named as one of the 2016 Best Places to Work in Rhode Island, marking the eighth time that the firm has been recognized since 2008.
The competitive statewide survey conducted by the Providence Business News and the Best Companies Group identifies the best places of employment in Rhode Island. The 2016 Best Places to Work in Rhode Island list is comprised of sixty companies, all of which were honored at a June 16 awards ceremony at the Crowne Plaza in Warwick, R.I.
Companies from across Rhode Island completed the confidential two-part survey process. The first part, worth about 25 percent of the total evaluation, assessed each nominated company’s workplace policies, practices, philosophy, systems and demographics. The second part measured the employee experience via anonymous employee surveys. This part of the process was worth approximately 75 percent of the total evaluation. The combined scores determined the top companies and the final ranking.
“Our primary responsibility is to deliver excellent service to our clients, and creating a team of smart, professional, caring people is essential to fulfilling that promise,” said Frank Connor, the firm’s co-managing partner. “We encourage a culture of open, honest communication and we all share in appreciating the hard work done for our clients, regardelss of tenure or title.
About Barton Gilman LLP
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. Providence Business News has named the firm a 2016 Rhode Island Best Places to Work, marking the eighth time it has received the recognition in the past decade.