CCK is a private Public Interest law firm with a focus on disabled military veterans and their families, as well as a wide range of other individuals who have been denied life, health, and disability benefits.  Harvard Law School has defined Public Interest law firms as those who “work for under-represented groups or specialize in issue-oriented work.”  Based in Providence, Rhode Island, CCK has a national practice and reputation, representing clients all over the country as well as overseas.

WORKING AT CCK

  • Named one of Rhode Island’s Best Places to Work for 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018 by the Best Places to Work Group and Providence Business News
  • Named to U.S. News & World Report’s list of Best Law Firms
  • AV Rated by Martindale Hubbell
  • Recognized by Super Lawyers ®
  • CCK enjoys quarterly firm events to encourage inter-office comradery, fun, and teamwork
  • Ongoing professional development and training to ensure a dynamic and enriching work experience
  • Dynamic, collaborative, and team-oriented approach to the practice of law, dedicated to excellence and successful results for our clients
  • Meaningful public interest work improving the lives of our clients without compromising our core values of integrity, excellence, respect, professionalism, and teamwork

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Leaders in Veterans Law

“I remember I went to a NOVA [National Organization of Veterans Advocates] Conference six months after I had started here. And I remember commenting to Cathy, the office manager, ‘Wow, I didn’t realize how well-known CCK is in this field.” – Courtney, Attorney

Collaboration at CCK

“At the end of the day, we’re all sharing the same goal. And if you’re sharing the same goal, there’s no reason that you shouldn’t get together as a team and work collaboratively and creatively to get the just result that we are all seeking.” – Zachary Stolz, Partner

Training & Growth

“The best way to learn is to handle cases. You can’t absorb it any other way than becoming engaged.” – Robert Chisholm, Founding Partner

“There seems to be a lot of opportunity here for both growth and diversifying your skillset. I’m now on my fourth different job, but all at CCK.” – Mike, VA Accredited Claims Agent

Wellness & Benefits

“We want to make sure we’re taking care of ourselves and each other, while we’re taking care of our clients.” – Scott Kilpatrick, Founding Partner

Work Culture & Community

“It’s a good group of people, working hard for a class of people that deserve it. And through that process, you do make friends here. Friends that I’ve had for years and that I’ll have… for the rest of my life, most likely.” – Mike, VA Accredited Claims Agent

Events & Outings

“The philosophy behind it being, it is good for all of our team to get to know each other a little bit as human beings and not just as workmates and not just as colleagues, but to grow our team spirit, which is really the underpinning of our entire approach to our legal work here at CCK.” – Zach, Partner

Work-Life Balance

“We have people on our team who are in college, who are parents. And they’ve always told me that the schedule has been very accommodating for them.”

“I’m in the National Guard right now. I’m the company commander of an infantry unit. And I get time off to attend all my National Guard events and training. That’s never been an issue at all.” – Dan, Attorney

Impact of Working with Veterans

“I found CCK and it kind of was this perfect match between the public service, or public interest, work where I could help people and do good, so to speak, but with the backing and infrastructure of a firm.” – Jordyn, Attorney

“I love what we do. I still get excited by some of the things we do for our clients. Every day – literally, every day – we win cases for veterans and it can change their lives.” – Robert, Founding Partner

COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS

Starting salary at CCK varies by position. Full-time employees have access to an assortment of health benefits, disability, life insurance, 401k plan, paid time off, and a wellness reimbursement program.

PROVIDENCE, RHODE ISLAND

CCK is located in downtown Providence, only 700 yards from the MBTA/Amtrak station. Providence is a small but vibrant and thriving urban setting, home to several colleges and universities including Brown University, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence College, and Johnson & Wales University. Providence is home to dozens of New England’s finest restaurants, one of the country’s finest theatres (Trinity Repertory Company), the Providence Performing Arts Center (one of the first destinations for Broadway shows departing New York), Veterans Memorial Auditorium (home to the Rhode Island Philharmonic and Festival Ballet) and beautiful historic neighborhoods (East Side, Armory District, Jewelry District, West Side, and Elmwood).  In Providence, there truly is something for everyone.

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