Lawyers e-Journal

Thursday, Sep. 27, 2007
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Photograph by Jeff Thiebauth
The distinguished speakers and panelists at last year's Bench-Bar Symposium.

Four Superior Court judges and two MBA past presidents headline panel discussions at Oct. 11 Bench-Bar Symposium

Chief Justice Margaret H. Marshall to deliver Annual Address to Legal Community

The MBA is proud to present the second annual Bench-Bar Symposium to take place at the John Adams Courthouse in Boston on Thursday, Oct. 11. Supreme Judicial Court Chief Justice Margaret H. Marshall will deliver her Annual Address to the Legal Community at 2 p.m.


Panel discussions to focus on effective jury communication


Following the address, MBA President David W. White Jr. will moderate two panel discussions on jury communication. Each panel will feature four Superior Court judges and two attorneys. The first panel will focus on pre-trial issues, and the second will concentrate on jury instruction and post-trial contact with jurors.


Panelists include:

Hon. Peter W. Agnes Jr.

Hon. Carol S. Ball

Hon. Margaret R. Hinkle

Hon. Kenneth J. Fishman

Kathy Jo Cook, Esq., Keches & Mallen PC, Taunton

Kathleen M. O'Donnell, Esq., Marcotte Law Firm, Lowell

Andrew M. Perlman, Esq., Suffolk University Law School

Edward P. Ryan Jr., Esq., O'Connor & Ryan PC, Fitchburg


To reserve your space at this free event, R.S.V.P. to membership or call MBA Member Services at (617) 338-0530.

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