Barton Gilman promotes Vanden-Eykel, Chiulli and Hoffman as partners
Lawyers Greg Vanden-Eykel, C. Alexander Chiulli and Gregory N. Hoffman have been promoted to partners at Barton Gilman LLP.
Vanden-Eykel represents clients in Massachusetts and Rhode Island in the areas of long-term care, medical malpractice, employment, insurance coverage, education and general civil litigation. He has successfully represented healthcare providers, businesses, schools and individuals before federal and state courts and administrative agencies, including the Massachusetts Board of Registration of Nursing Home Administrators, the Massachusetts Board of Registration of Chiropractors, US Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights, US Department of Health and Human Services Office of Civil Rights, Massachusetts Bureau of Special Education Appeals, Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination, Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance, Rhode Island Department of Health, Rhode Island Department of Education, and Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training. Vanden-Eykel has been named a “Rising Star” by Massachusetts Super Lawyers since 2016. He received his JD, magna cum laude, from Suffolk University and a BA from George Washington University.
Chiulli provides legal advice to individuals, emerging businesses, non-profit organizations and educational institutions regarding intellectual property, internet law, privacy and information law, entrepreneurship and the First Amendment as well as education law, general liability, employment, contracts and corporate affairs. He frequently presents and publishes articles on issues related to emerging and small business owners. Chiulli was named in 2021 “To Watch in Intellectual Property Law” by Best Lawyers, a “Rising Star” by Rhode Island Super Lawyers since 2017, and honored with “Professional Excellence in Intellectual Property Rights” by Rhode Island Monthly since 2019. He is President of the Justinian Society and serves on the Board of Directors of the Rhode Island Council for the Humanities and the Rhode Island Center for the Book. Chiulli received her JD from Suffolk Law School, Honors in Intellectual Property, and a BS from Fairfield University.
Hoffman is well regarded for his representation of clients in all aspects of family and estate law in Rhode Island and Massachusetts, including complex divorce disputes. He also devotes a significant portion of his practice to complex litigation and investigations in the areas of criminal defense, personal injury and contract litigation, as well as representing individuals, trustees, personal representatives, administrators and beneficiaries. in probate and inheritance disputes. Hoffman is the current Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Roger Williams University School of Law Alumni Association and most recently served as Secretary of the Board of Trustees of Blithwold, Inc. He was appointed in 2021 “Up and Coming Lawyer By Rhode Island Lawyers Weekly, a “Family Law Watch to Watch” in 2021 by Best Lawyers, a “Rising Star” by Rhode Island Super Lawyers since 2017, and honored with “Professional Excellence in Adoption Law, Marriage and Family ”by Rhode Island Monthly since 2019. Hoffman received his JD, magna cum laude, from Roger Williams University School of Law and a BA from Juniata College.
“In recognition of their hard work, dedication, loyalty and overall excellence to the client, we are delighted to announce that Greg Vanden-Eykel, Alex Chiulli and Greg Hoffman are now our partners at Barton Gilman. We are confident that their transition to a partnership will continue to propel BG forward and make us better and stronger as a company, ”said Angela L. Carr, Recruiting Partner.
About Barton Gilman
Barton Gilman serves clients throughout the Northeast with offices in Boston, Providence and New York, providing legal services in a wide variety of matters including medical defense and other professional liability, premises liability and litigation commercial, as well as education law, employment, family law, insurance coverage, trusts and estates, criminal defense, incorporation and intellectual property. The firm and its lawyers have received numerous awards and honors, including Best Lawyers, Best Law Firms, Best Places to Work Rhode Island, Outstanding Philanthropic Business, Common Good Award and Super Lawyers.