Business briefs on Paul W. Carey, Abbie Jackman-Tallent and Camila Wendorff

Paul W. Carey of Upton, a partner in the Creditors’ Rights, Bankruptcy and Reorganization Group at Mirick O’Connell, has been selected to the 2020 Massachusetts Super Lawyers list.

Each year, no more than 5% of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor.

 Carey concentrates his practice on creditors’ rights, bankruptcy and business reorganization matters. He has extensive experience with bankruptcy and insolvency proceedings and litigation, representing creditors, debtors, creditors’ committees, trustees and receivers.

Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area.

The Super Lawyers lists are published nationwide in Super Lawyers Magazines and in city and regional magazines and newspapers across the country.

Mirick O’Connell is a full-service law firm with offices in Worcester, Westborough and Boston.


Abbie C. Jackman-Tallent has joined the staff of the Carr Funeral Home, Whitinsville

Abbie Jackman-Tallent

A third generation funeral director, Jackman-Tallent is the daughter of Joe and Jeanne Jackman and an Uxbridge native.  She is a graduate of Holy Name High School, Salve Regina University and the Funeral Institute of New England. She has been a licensed funeral director for more than 15 years.

Jackman and her family reside in Northbridge.  

Carr Funeral Home has been serving families throughout the Blackstone Valley since 1850. 


MassBay Community College recently announced that alumna, Camila Wendorff of Belmont, has been awarded the Massachusetts Biotechnology Education Foundation (MassBioEd) inaugural Henri A. Termeer Student Scholarship.

Camila Wendorff

The scholarship was presented virtually at MassBioEd’s fifth annual Champions for Biotechnology Education Award Reception on Nov.18, celebrated outstanding advocacy for and support of biotechnology educational programs in Massachusetts.

In celebration of Henri A. Termeer’s commitment to scientific discovery and mentorship of aspiring and accomplished scientists, the MassBioEd Henri A. Termeer Student Scholarship program presents one outstanding student who plans to enroll in an eligible two- or four-year life sciences undergraduate program with $2,500 for their college tuition. The chair and co-founder of the Termeer Foundation, Belinda Termeer, presented the Henri A. Termeer Student Scholarship Award.