Firm News

July 09, 2020

Join Attorney Bill Keville on July 23, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. EST as He Presents a New England Region of Society of Construction Law Webinar

On July 23, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. EST, Attorney Bill Keville will present a New England Region of Society of Construction Law webinar on new technologies in construction. This webinar will focus on how new construction technologies play an important role in risk mitigation and dispute resolution.
June 26, 2020

Melick & Porter Welcomes Whitney Barrows

Melick & Porter is very pleased to announce that Whitney Barrows is joining the firm. Whitney is a graduate of Wellesley College and Suffolk University Law School.
June 23, 2020

Attorney Brian LeBlanc Discusses Supreme Court's Recent Expansion of Title VII Protection to LGBTQ Employees

In the U.S. Supreme Court’s landmark decision of Bostock v. Clayton County, Georgia, the Court held that an employer who fires an individual because they are gay or transgender violates Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
May 29, 2020

Melick & Porter Secures Summary Judgment for Rhode Island Client in Real Estate Professional Liability Claim

Melick & Porter Partner Syd Saloman obtained summary judgment on behalf of a real estate agency in a professional liability claim in Newport County Superior Court. The claim arose out of a bidding war for an exclusive waterfront condominium in Newport.