Firm Profile

Adler Pollock & Sheehan P.C.

Headquarters

One Citizens Plaza, Eighth Floor
Providence, RI 02903-1345
United States
(401) 274.7200

Firm Details

Founded in 1960 as a general business, litigation and labor relations firm, Adler Pollock & Sheehan (“AP&S”) has grown into a full service, regional law firm with a sophisticated corporate practice and a nationally recognized litigation department.

The firm is comprised of more than 60 highly skilled attorneys who service clients in over 26 practice areas. We represent interests across a broad spectrum of industries and a diverse client base, ranging from large and small companies to families and individuals. Our clients include Fortune 100 and 500 companies, publicly traded companies and privately held companies, REITs, public and quasi-public agencies, governmental entities, public utilities, financial institutions, hospitals and health care organizations, colleges and universities, and not-for-profit organizations and associations. AP&S services clients throughout New England, across the country and around the world from locations in Rhode Island, Massachusetts and New Hampshire.

Among the largest and most experienced in New England, our Litigation Department is recognized nationally for its high quality work and cost-effective approach. The firm has litigated cases in 44 jurisdictions throughout the country.

Our Corporate Department has a practice which is local, regional and global in reach. It offers a broad range of sophisticated business counseling and transactional services to a diverse clientele, including individuals, entrepreneurs, family-owned business, emerging companies, governmental and economic development agencies, public companies and multinationals.

Our attorneys bring resourceful problem resolution and proven expertise to work closely with each client as a strategic partner to achieve legal and business objectives. Simply stated, AP&S has been the choice of numerous clients because of the outstanding quality of legal work and service we provide, the fact that AP&S partners all have significant first chair trial experience, and most importantly, because we pride ourselves on being extremely accessible and responsive to each client.

Management

Robert P. Brooks
Managing Partner

Top Listed State Awards

  • Top Listed in Rhode Island in Administrative / Regulatory Law with 2 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Rhode Island in Appellate Practice with 2 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Rhode Island in Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law with 4 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Rhode Island in Criminal Defense: White-Collar with 2 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Rhode Island in Government Relations Practice with 2 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Rhode Island in Litigation - Real Estate with 3 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Rhode Island in Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants with 4 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Rhode Island in Product Liability Litigation - Defendants with 3 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Rhode Island in Public Finance Law with 2 lawyers

Top Listed City Awards

  • Top Listed in Providence in Administrative / Regulatory Law with 2 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Providence in Appellate Practice with 2 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Providence in Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law with 4 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Providence in Criminal Defense: White-Collar with 2 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Providence in Government Relations Practice with 2 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Providence in Litigation - Real Estate with 3 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Providence in Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants with 4 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Providence in Product Liability Litigation - Defendants with 3 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Providence in Public Finance Law with 2 lawyers

Contacts

Patricia K. Rocha
Administrative Law
401.274.7200
Richard R. Beretta
Administrative Law
401-274-7200
Joseph Avanzato
Appellate
401-274-7200
Joseph Avanzato
Bankruptcy Law
401-274-7200
Stephen Geanacopoulos
Business & Corporate Law,
401-274-7200
Sarah T. Dowling
Commercial Finance
401-274-7200
Richard R. Beretta
Construction Law
401-274-7200
Alan M Shoer
Energy & Telecommunications
401-274-7200
Mark O. Denehy
Environmental Law
401-274-7200
David T. Riedel
Financial & Estate Planning
401-274-7200
E. Hans Lundsten
Financial & Estate Planning
401-274-7200
Richard R. Beretta
Governmental & Legislative
401-274-7200
Victoria M. Almeida
Governmental & Legislative
401-274-7200
Patricia K. Rocha
Health Care
401-274-7200
Sarah T. Dowling
Higher Education
401-274-7200
Victoria M. Almeida
Higher Education
401-274-7200
Mark O. Denehy
Insurance
401-274-7200
Jeffrey K. Techentin
Intellectual Property
401-274-7200
Paul A. Campellone
Intellectual Property
401-274-7200
Robert P. Brooks
Labor and Employment Law
401-274-7200
Patricia K. Rocha
Litigation
401-274-7200
Paul A. Campellone
Mergers & Acquisitions
401-274-7200
Stephen Geanacopoulos
Mergers and Acquisitions
401-274-7200
John A. Tarantino
Products Liability Law / Toxic Tort Law
401-274-7200
Paul A. Campellone
Public Finance
401-274-7200
Robert I. Stolzman
Real Estate
401-274-7200
Stanley J. Kanter
Real Estate
401-274-7200
Stephen Geanacopoulos
Securities Law
401-274-7200
E. Hans Lundsten
Tax Law
401-274-7200
Joseph Avanzato
Technology Law
401-274-7200
Stephen Geanacopoulos
Venture Capital
401-274-7200

Firm Practice Areas

  • Administrative / Regulatory Law
  • Appellate Practice
  • Arbitration
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • Civil Rights Law
  • Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Energy Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Gaming Law
  • Government Relations Practice
  • Health Care Law
  • Insurance Law
  • International Arbitration - Governmental
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Land Use and Zoning Law
  • Litigation - Banking and Finance
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy
  • Litigation - Construction
  • Litigation - Environmental
  • Litigation - Labor and Employment
  • Litigation - Land Use and Zoning
  • Litigation - Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Litigation - Securities
  • Litigation - Trusts and Estates
  • Litigation and Controversy - Tax
  • Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants
  • Mediation
  • Mergers and Acquisitions Law
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Public Finance Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Sports Law
  • Tax Law
  • Trusts and Estates

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Office Locations

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Massachusetts

Massachusetts

Boston, MA

175 Federal Street, 10th Floor

Boston, MA 02110-2210

United States

(617) 482.0600

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Rhode Island

Rhode Island

Providence, RI

One Citizens Plaza, Eighth Floor

Providence, RI 02903-1345

United States

(401) 274.7200

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