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E. Colby Cameron has been chosen as a 2017 "Super Lawyer" in the area of Business and Corporate Law.

Nancy Fisher Chudacoff has been chosen as a 2017 "Super Lawyer" in the area of Estates and Probate.

Karen G. DelPonte has been chosen as a 2017 "Super Lawyer" in the area of Estates and Probate. This is the 10th consecutive year Karen has been awarded this honor.

Richard S. Mittleman has been chosen as a 2017 "Super Lawyer" in the area of Business and Corporate Law.

Bridget L. Mullaney has been chosen as a 2017 "Rising Star" in the area of Estates and Probate.

Justin T. Shay has been chosen as a 2017 "Super Lawyer" in the areas of Business Litigation.

Cameron & Mittleman LLP is pleased to announce that Karen G. DelPonte has again been selected for inclusion in the 24th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America (2018) in the practice area of Trusts and Estates.

Cameron & Mittleman LLP is pleased to announce that Rob Migliaccio has again been selected for inclusion in the 24th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America (2018) in the practice area of Banking and Finance Law.

Cameron & Mittleman LLP is pleased to announce that Nancy Fisher Chudacoff has again been selected for inclusion in the 24th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America (2018) in the practice area of Trusts and Estates.

Karen G. DelPonte was recently appointed by the Rhode Island Supreme Court to its Disciplinary Board. It is the goal of the Board to process disciplinary complaints filed against Rhode Island attorneys as expeditiously and fairly as possible. The Board also oversees the Office of Disciplinary Counsel, which reviews and investigates all allegations of attorney misconduct. The Disciplinary Board and its Counsel also work with the members of the Rhode Island Bar to improve legal ethics in this state

Cameron & Mittleman LLP is deeply saddened by the unexpected passing on Saturday, May 6, of one of its former partners, Jim McGuirk. In addition to being an outstanding lawyer, Jim was the consummate storyteller. Not a day went by where he did not have someone in the hallway laughing at one of his anecdotes. All of us here at C&M extend our most sincere and heartfelt condolences to Jim’s family.

Justin T. Shay has once again been appointed Chairman of the General Rules Subcommittee of the Local Rules Review Committee for the United States District Court for the District of Rhode Island.

Justin T. Shay will be a presenter at National Business Institute's seminar entitled, Legal Descriptions, Title Insurance and Surveys in Real Estate Transactions, on March 16, 2017, being held at The Hilton Garden Inn Providence Airport/Warwick.Seven attorneys at Cameron & Mittleman LLP have been named to the 2016 Rhode Island Super Lawyers and Super Lawyers Rising Stars.  Congratulations to the following attorneys:

E. Colby Cameron has been chosen as a 2016 "Super Lawyer" in the area of Business and Corporate Law.

Nancy Fisher Chudacoff has been chosen as a 2016 "Super Lawyer" in the area of Estates and Probate.

Karen G. DelPonte has been chosen as a 2016 "Super Lawyer" in the area of Estates and Probate.

Richard S. Mittleman has been chosen as a 2016 "Super Lawyer" in the area of Bankruptcy.

Bridget L. Mullany has been chosen as a 2016 "Rising Star" in the area of Estates and Probate.

Justin T. Shay has been chosen as a 2016 "Super Lawyer" in the areas of Business Litigation.

W. Thomas Humphreys has been selected as a 2016 "Rising Star" in Rhode Island in the practice area of Business and Corporate Law.

Cameron & Mittleman LLP is pleased to announce that Bridget L. Mullaney has been named to Rhode Island Foundation's Professional Advisory Council.

Cameron & Mittleman LLP is pleased to announce that Justin Shay has been elected to a three year term on the Board of Governors of the Hope Club.

Justin T. Shay will be presenting at two upcoming NBI (National Business Institute) seminars:

     3/7/16 – Ultimate Guide to Commercial Real Estate Law

     4/1/16 – Boundary Issues:  Resolving Client Conflicts

Cameron & Mittleman LLP is pleased to announce that it has again received a Tier 1 Ranking in the 2016 Edition of U.S. News - Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms.”

Five attorneys at have been named to the 2015 Rhode Island Super Lawyers and Cameron & Mittleman LLPSuper Lawyers Rising Stars.  Congratulations to the following attorneys: 

E. Colby Cameron has been chosen as a 2015 "Super Lawyer" in the area of Business and Corporate Law. 

Karen G. DelPonte has been chosen as a 2015 "Super Lawyer" in the area of Estates and Probate. 

Richard S. Mittleman has been chosen as a 2015 "Super Lawyer" in the area of Bankruptcy. 

Bridget L. Mullaney has been chosen as a 2015 "Rising Star" in the area of Estates and Probate. 

Justin T. Shay has been chosen as a 2015 "Super Lawyer" in the areas of Business Litigation.

Cameron & Mittleman LLP is pleased to announce that the following attorneys, once again, have been selected for inclusion in the 22nd Edition of The Best Lawyers in America (2016):

E. Colby Cameron - Corporate Law

Robert A. Migliaccio - Banking and Finance Law

James R. McGuirk - Corporate Law, Banking and Finance Law, and Public Finance Law

Cynthia J. Warren - Health Care Law

Joseph F. Whinery, Jr. - Corporate Law and Real Estate Law

Cameron & Mittleman LLP has been selected as one of the 2015 Best Places to Work in the small business category (15 - 49 employees).  This honor was earned based upon surveys of our employees.  Fifty Rhode Island companies were selected, in three categories, and the winners in each will be ranked at a special event at the Crown Plaza on June 16, 2015.

Justin T. Shay will  be a panelist at an upcoming NBI (National Business Institute) seminar entitled Title Law From Start to Finish, on June 9, 2015  from 8:30am to 4:30pm.  It will be held at the Sheraton Providence Airport Hotel, 1850 Post Road, Warwick, RI 02886. 

Cameron & Mittleman LLP is pleased to announce that it has again received a Tier 1 Ranking in the 2015 Edition of U.S. News - Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms.”

Cameron & Mittleman LLP is pleased to announce the selection of the following attorneys for inclusion in the 21st edition of The Best Lawyers in America (2015):

E. Colby Cameron in the practice area of Corporate Law.

Karen G. DelPonte in the practice area of Trusts and Estates Law.

Sandra M. Mack in the practice area of Public Finance Law.

James R. McGurik in the practice areaas of Banking and Finance Law, Corporate Law, and Public Finance Law.

Robert A. Migliaccio in the practice area of Banking and Finance Law.

Richard S. Mittleman in the practice areas of Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law.

Cynthia J. Warren in the area of Health Law.

Joseph F. Whinery, Jr. in the areas of Corporate Law and Real Estate Law

 Justin T. Shay has once again been appointed  for a three-year term to the Local Rules Review Committee for the United States District Court for the District of Rhode Island.

 Five attorneys at Cameron & Mittleman LLP have been named to the 2014 Rhode Island Super Lawyers and Super Lawyers Rising Stars.  Congratulations to the following attorneys:

E. Colby Cameron has been chosen as a 2014 "Super Lawyer" in the area of Business and Corporate Law.

Karen G. DelPonte has been chosen as a 2014 "Super Lawyer" in the area of Estates and Probate.

Richard S. Mittleman has been chosen as a 2014 "Super Lawyer" in the area of Bankruptcy.

Bridget L. Mullany has been chosen as a 2014 "Rising Star" in the area of Estates and Probate.

Justin T. Shay has been chosen as a 2014 "Super Lawyer" in the areas of Business Litigation.

Susan Kiernan has been selected as a 2013 "Rising Star" in Rhode Island in the practice area of Bonds/Government Finance.
 
Cameron & Mittleman LLP has been selected as one of the 2014 Best Places to Work in the small business category (15 - 49 employees).  This honor was earned based upon surveys of our employees.  Fifty Rhode Island companies were selected, in three categories, and the winners in each will be ranked at a special event at the Crown Plaza on June 16, 2014.

Justin T. Shay will be a panelist at two upcoming NBI (National Business Institute) seminars, both to be held at the Wyndham Garden Providence, 220 India Street, Providence, RI  02903.

             May 6, 2014,    9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m, Practical Guide to Zoning and Land Use Law; and

            June 10, 2014,  9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Resolving Title Issues: From Surveys and Liens                                                                          to Restrictions and Authority

Karen G. DelPonte recently attended the 50th Annual Conference of the National Association of Estate Planning Councils in Las Vegas, Nevada.  Members of estate planning councils include professionals such as attorneys, accountants, life insurance advisors, certified financial planners, trust officers and other professionals with a large portion of their practice dedicated to estate planning. As the representative from the Rhode Island Council, Karen met with representatives from other councils nationwide to share ideas about programming and educational opportunities.  The conference also included two full days of educational seminars by national experts regarding various estate planning subjects.

 
Cameron & Mittleman LLP is pleased to announce that it has received a Tier 1 Ranking in the 2014 Edition of U.S. News - Best Lawyers' “Best Law Firms.”
 

E. Colby Cameron has been selected for inclusion in the 20th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America for 2014 in the practice area of Corporate Law.

Karen G. DelPonte has been selected for inclusion in the 20th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America for 2014 in the practice area of Trusts and Estate Law.

Sandra M. Mack has been selected for inclusion in the 20th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America for 2014 in the practice area of Public Finance Law.

Robert A. Migliaccio has been selected for inclusion in the 20th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America for 2014 in the practice area of Banking and Finance Law.

Richard S. Mittleman has been selected for inclusion in the 20th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America for 2014 in the practice area of Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law.

Cynthia J. Warren has been selected for inclusion in the 20th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America for 2014 in the practice area of Health Law

Joseph F. Whinery, Jr. has been selected for inclusion in the 20th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America for 2014 in the practice areas of Corporate and Real Estate Law.

Lynn E. Riley has been appointed Chairperson of the Continuing Legal Education Committee for 2013-2014 by the Rhode Island Bar Assocation.

Karen G. DelPonte has been selected by American Lawyer Media and Martindale-Hubbell™ as a "2013 Top Rated Lawyer in Trusts & Estates."  She will be profiled as such in the July issue of The American Lawyer & Corporate Counsel magazine.
 

Lynn E. Riley will once again be a guest on The Money Pros, on April 14, 2013 at 11:30 A.M.  The topic will be "Life Insurance Choices and Planning Considerations."  The Money Pros can be seen on FOX Providence.

Cameron & Mittleman LLP is once again included in the 2013 “Best Law Firms” Rankings issued by U.S. News & World Report.

Justin T. Shay will be presenting a National Business Institute seminar entitled Boundary Issues and Easement Law on May 6, 2013 from 8:30am to 4:30pm at the Sheraton Providence Airport Hotel in Warwick, Rhode Island.  Attorney Shay will be speaking on the topic of "Creating and Enforcing Easements."

Lynn E. Riley will serve as Moderator for Recent Developments in the Law 2012, on Friday, October 26, 2012,  at the Crown Plaza in Warwick, Rhode Island. The event is sponsored by the Rhode Island Bar Association. 

Five attorneys at Cameron & Mittleman LLP have been named to the 2012 Rhode Island Super Lawyers and Super Lawyers Rising Stars. Colby Cameron was once again designated as one of The Top 10 lawyers in Rhode Island.

Congratulations to the following attorneys:

Rhode Island Super Lawyers 2012

E. Colby Cameron, Business/Corporate Karen G. DelPonte, Estate Planning & Probate Richard S. Mittleman, Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights Justin T. Shay, Business Litigation

Rhode Island Super Lawyers Rising Stars 2012

Bridget L. Mullaney, Estate Planning & Probate

Karen G. DelPonte has been named a Rhode Island Five Star Wealth Manager in Estate Planning for 2013.  Karen has earned this distinction for the past three years and will be featured in the Janaury,2013 edition of  Rhode Island Monthly.

Lynn E. Riley will serve as Moderator for Recent Developments in the Law 2012, on Friday, October 26, 2012,  at the Crown Plaza in Warwick, Rhode Island.  The event is sponsored by the Rhode Island Bar Association.

Justin T. Shay will be presenting at a National Business Institute seminar entitled Title Law in Rhode Island  on November 15, 2012 from 8:30am to 4:30pm at The Sheraton Providence Airport Hotel in Warwick, Rhode Island.  Attorney Shay will be speaking on the topics of “Ethical Considerations.”

Karen G. DelPonte  is the recipient of the 2012 Rhode Island Bar Association Florence K. Murray Award for Exemplary Achievement in the Advancement of Women in the Law

Lynn E. Riley will be a presenter at a seminar given by the Rhode Island Bar Assocation entitled Planning For And Administering An Estate,  on May 10, 2012 from 9am to 3pm at the Crown Plaza Hotel in Warwick, RI.

Justin T. Shay and Sally P. McDonald served as panelists at the National Conference of Law Reviews sponsored by Roger Williams University School of Law in Providence on March 29 and 30, 2012.

Karen G. DelPonte was recently a presenter at a seminar held by the Rhode Island Society of Certtified Public Accountants (RISCPA) on Thursday, January 19, 2012.  She presented in the area of estate tax planning.

Cameron & Mittleman LLP  has been recognized in the 2011 – 2012 U.S.News – Best Lawyers®  “Best Law Firms” – Rhode Island in the following areas of practice:

Banking and Finance Law

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights

Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Corporate Law

Health Care Law

Real Estate Law

Trusts & Estates Law

E. Colby Cameron was recently named Best Lawyers’ 2012 Providence Corporate Lawyer of the Year.

Karen G. DelPonte was recently named Best Lawyers’ 2012 Providence Trusts and Estates Lawyer of the Year.

Scott F. Bielecki was named a 2011 Rising Star in the area of Civil Litigation Defense on the Rhode Island Super Lawyers Annual List.

E. Colby Cameron was named a 2011 Super Lawyer in the area of Business/Corporate law on the Rhode Island Super Lawyers Annual List. For the second consecutive year, Colby was also named to “The Top 10″ list of lawyers in Rhode Island.

Justin T. Shay has been appointed  for a three-year term to the Local Rules Review Committee for the United States District Court for the District of Rhode Island.

Karen G. DelPonte has been named a 2011 Rhode Island Five Star Wealth Manager in Estate Planning by Rhode Island Monthly.

Sally P. McDonald has been elected to one of the five open positions on the RWU Law Alumni Association Board of Directors. This is a three-year term commencing on July 1, 2011.

Cameron & Mittleman LLP will be sponsoring the Roger Williams Law School 12th Annual Law Alumni Assocation Golf Tournament which is being held on Sunday, August 21, 2011 at the Cranston Country Club. All proceeds from the event benefit the RWU Law Alumni Association Scholarship Fund.

River Day-6

Attorneys and Staff of Cameron & Mittleman LLP particpated in the River Clean-Up on April 14, 2011.  The event, sponsored by the Narragansett Bay Commission, is an excellent way to give back to the community in which we work while helping to enhance the environment. 

Justin T. Shay is the 2011 recipient of the Rhode Island Bar Association Joseph T. Houlihan Lifetime Mentor Award.  This award honors individuals who during their careers have consistently demonstrated an extraordinary commitment to successfully mentoring in the Rhode Island legal community.  The award was established to recognize an attorney who serves as a role model to other lawyers in Rhode Island and who has excelled as a mentor and contributed to the ideals of ethics, civility, professionalism and legal skill.

Attorney Shay will receive his award at the Annual Bar Association Dinner which is being held on Tuesday, June 16, 2011 the the Rhode Island Convention Center.

Justin T. Shay will be presenting at a National Business Institute seminar entitled Practical Guide to Zoning and Land Use Law on June 9, 2011, from 8:30am to 4:30pm at The Providence Marriott, One Orms Street, Providence, Rhode Island. Attorney Shay will be speaking on the topics of “Constitutional Limitations on Zoning Actions” and “Challenging or Appealing an Administrative Zoning Decision.”

Justin T. Shay will be presenting at a National Business Institute seminar entitled Resolving Title Issues: From Surveys and Liens to Restrictions and Authority on June 15, 2011, from 8:30am to 4:30pm at The Providence Marriott, One Orms Street, Providence, Rhode Island. Attorney Shay will be speaking on the topics of “Issues Realting to Encumbrances on the Title” and “Issues on Foreclosures.”

Lynn E. Riley has authored a chapter of Practical Guide to Probate in Rhode Island, a comprehensive one-volume guide to Rhode Island probate practice, published by Massachusetts Legal Continuing Education (MCLE) and released on March 8, 2011.  Lynn’s chapter is entitled, “Probating the Will.”

Lynn E. Riley will be presenting Estate Planning in Uncertain Times, on  February 17th, 2011 at the RI Law Center, 115 Cedar Street, Providence, RI. She will be speaking from 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm. This seminar is hosted by the Rhode Island Bar Association. Attorney Riley will address how recent changes in the federal gift, estate and generation skipping transfer tax laws, and state estate tax laws, should impact the planning and advice attorneys and advisors give their clients. Join her for this timely update.

Lynn E. Riley will be a speaker at the Rhode Island Bar Association’s seminar entitled Planning For and Administering an Estate on March 15, 2011, from 9am to 3pm at the Crown Plaza Hotel, Warwick, RI.