Barton Gilman welcomes three experienced litigators

BOSTON/PROVIDENCE (Feb. 29, 2016) – Richard E. Quinby, Kevin M. Hensley, and Raphaella Poteau have joined Barton Gilman LLP, expanding and adding significant expertise to the firm’s insurance defense and litigation practices.

Quinby joins the firm as a partner, bringing extensive experience to the firm in all aspects of civil litigation, including professional liability, insurance, tort and business disputes. He has tried over 400 cases and has served as a mediator and arbitrator in numerous disputes. Quinby is a Massachusetts Super Lawyer and has received the highest AV Preeminent rating by Martindale Hubbell. He earned his J.D. from Case Western Reserve University and his B.A., cum laude, from Whittenberg University.

Also joining Barton Gilman as a partner, Hensley has significant experience at both the trial and appellate levels, and has had more than 115 trials in state and federal court. His practice focuses on litigation, insurance defense and insurance coverage. Like Quinby, Hensley is a Massachusetts Super Lawyer and has an AV Preeminent rating by Martindale Hubbell. He earned his J.D., magna cum laude, from Boston University School of Law, and his B.A., magna cum laude, from Princeton University.

Poteau joins the firm as an associate focusing her practice on all aspects of civil and complex commercial litigation matters on behalf of Fortune 500 and Fortune 100 companies, and closely-held businesses, including national retailers, financial institutions, insurance companies and brokerage firms. Poteau earned her J.D from Temple University Beasley School of Law and her B.A. from George Washington University.

“We are excited to have the opportunity to add these terrific attorneys, who bring tremendous subject matter expertise. Each will help our firm meet the growing demands of our clients in the Boston legal market,” said co-managing partner Pamela Slater Gilman. “The addition of Rick, Kevin, and Raphaella strengthens our commitment to deliver excellence in all aspects of our legal services to clients throughout New England,” said co-managing partner Frank Connor.

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 one of Rhode Island’s Best Places to Work from 2008–2012 and again from 2014–2015.