Carr appointed to Board of Directors of Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ocean State

PROVIDENCE (Jan. 11, 2017) – Angela Carr was recently appointed to the Board of Directors of Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ocean State.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ocean State provides mentors to the youth of Rhode Island who will motivate and empower them to make positive decisions, improve academic results, avoid risky behaviors and grow in a way that will positively impact the community.

Carr, a partner in the firm’s Providence office, is an experienced civil litigator, focusing her trial practice on professional liability defense, employment law, and business litigation. She regularly provides risk consulting for hospitals and practice groups. In addition to her involvement with Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ocean State, Carr serves on the President’s Council at Providence College, and on board of directors of the Providence College Providence Alumni Club, the Defense Counsel of Rhode Island and the Manton Avenue Project. In 2015, she completed the Leadership Rhode Island (Lambda II Class) community leadership program.

Providence Business News selected Carr to its 2014 class of 40 Under Forty. She was named by Super Lawyers as a Rhode Island Rising Star in 2012- 2014, and as a Super Lawyer in 2015.

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. 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.