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Renee A.R. Evangelista Is Recognized As One of New England's Top 50 Women in Law for the Second Year in a Row

Posted November, 06 2015 | Providence, RI

Providence Trusts & Estates boutique Howland Evangelista Kohlenberg LLP proudly announces that Renee Evangelista has been recognized as one of New England’s Top 50 Women in Law.  Renee was one of only three women attorneys recognized in Rhode Island.  This accolade honors a select group of women for their significant accomplishments in law, advocacy and business.

Renee and her colleagues formed Howland Evangelista Kohlenberg LLP in March 2014. Renee’s practice involves sophisticated estate planning and estate settlement techniques to save clients gift, estate and income taxes, while ensuring that their property passes according to their wishes.  Renee is a trustee of numerous private trusts and has routinely served as executor of client estates and manager of limited liability companies.  Renee regularly appears in Superior Court representing trustees and trust beneficiaries on accounting actions and trust reformations.

Prior to launching HEK, Renee practiced for twenty-two years at Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP, now Locke Lord, where she served as co-managing Partner of the Providence office for eight years and was a member of the firm’s Policy Board and Partnership Nominating Committee.

Published both as a special supplement in Boston Magazine and as a stand-alone magazine distributed to attorneys, corporate counsel, and law school libraries, Super Lawyers was first released in 1991. Research and selection are performed by Law & Politics and is based on such criteria as verdicts and settlements, experience, transactions, representative clients, lectures and publications, pro bono work, and honors and awards.

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