Carr Named a 2021 Top Woman in Law

Angela L. Carr has been named a 2021 Top Woman in Law by Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly.

The Top Women of Law celebrates the achievements of exceptional women lawyers who are pioneers, educators, trailblazers, and role models. An event in celebration of the honorees will take place on November 17, 2021 at the Copley Marriott in Boston.

An accomplished civil litigator and trial attorney, Carr focuses her practice on medical and professional liability defense. She advises medical professionals, hospitals, medical practices, and other healthcare-related organizations in all stages of the litigation lifecycle. Carr provides skilled representation to health care providers before federal and state courts, administrative agencies, and licensing boards in Massachusetts and Rhode Island. In addition, she routinely consults with hospitals and healthcare practice groups on risk management and patient safety. Carr also represents students involved in Title IX investigations at local colleges.

Carr serves as the president of the Defense Council of Rhode Island and as a member of the Executive Committee of the Providence College President’s Council as well as a board member of the Greater Providence Providence College Alumni Club .  In 2015, Carr completed the Leadership Rhode Island (Lambda II Class) community leadership program.

Carr was named a 2019 Woman to Watch in Legal Services and a 2014 40 Under Forty by Providence Business News, a Lawyer of Professional Excellence in the Law in Medical Malpractice Defense by Rhode Island Monthly in 2020-2021, a Rhode Island Super Lawyer Rising Star from 2012-2014 and Super Lawyer in 2015, and a Massachusetts Super Lawyer in 2017-2020.

About Barton Gilman

Barton Gilman serves clients throughout the Northeast with offices in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New York, Pennsylvania, and Connecticut, offering legal services in a wide variety of matters, including medical and other professional liability defense, premises liability and business litigation, as well as education law, employment, family law, insurance coverage, trusts and estates, criminal defense, corporate formation and intellectual property. The firm and its attorneys have received numerous awards and accolades, including Best LawyersBest Law FirmsBest Places to Work Rhode IslandOutstanding Philanthropic Business, the Common Good Award, and Super Lawyers.

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