Ten Barton Gilman Attorneys Named 2014 New England Super Lawyers

BOSTON/PROVIDENCE (Oct. 17, 2014) – Ten Barton Gilman attorneys have been chosen 2014 New England Super Lawyers, a directory of leading attorneys who are evaluated on various measures of peer recognition and professional achievement.

John J. Barton and Francis A. Connor III were named 2014 Rhode Island Super Lawyers, and Pamela S. Gilman and Edward D. Shoulkin were named 2014 Massachusetts Super Lawyers. Gilman is a four-time honoree, having been first named in 2011, and Barton, Shoulkin and Connor were first named to the Super Lawyers directory in 2013.

Angela L. Carr, Matthew R. Plain, Kristen M. Whittle, and Rui P. Alves were honored as 2014 Rhode Island Rising Stars. Alves is a six-time honoree (2009-14), Plain a four-time honoree (2011-14), Carr a three-time honoree (2012-14), and Whittle a two-time honoree (2013-14).

Andrew R. Weiner and Brendan T. Malvey were honored as a 2014 Massachusetts Rising Stars. Malvey is a two-time honoree (2013-14).

The selection process for Super Lawyers includes independent research, peer nominations, and peer evaluations. Super Lawyers is published as a special section in leading city and regional magazines across the country, including the November 2014 issues of Boston Magazine and Rhode Island Monthly.

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 named the firm as one of Rhode Island’s Best Places to Work in 2014.