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 dropping out of school. The Fund for UCAP, established in 2007, is a private non-profit corporation that raises, holds, and invests funds for UCAP student programs, capital needs, staff incentives, and special initiatives.

“I am honored to serve on the Fund for UCAP board of directors,” said Plain, who maintains an active school law practice. “UCAP serves a vital role in assisting at-risk students, and I am pleased to help in any way I can.”

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