Thursday, Feb. 11, 2010
Clockwise from top left: MBA Acting Executive Director and General Counsel Martin W. Healy and MBA Past Presidents Wayne A. Budd, Leo V. Boyle and Michael E. Mone Sr.
MBA's Healy named to Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly's "The Power List"
Massachusetts Bar Association General Counsel and Acting
Executive Director Martin W. Healy and three past presidents were
named to "The Power List" published in the Dec. 28 issue of
Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly. The MBA past presidents
include Leo V. Boyle (1990-91), Wayne A. Budd (1979-80) and Michael
E. Mone (1993-94).
Counsel of the largest statewide bar association for more than 20
years, Healy is one of 81 on the roster of the state's most
influential attorneys. He was named "the person to see" about
getting lawyer-friendly legislation passed on Beacon Hill.
"Marty Healy was an easy choice for our Power List," said David L.
Yas, publisher of Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly. "With his
professional, likable style, Marty has built a countless number of
relationships on Beacon Hill in advocating for attorneys. In lawyer
circles, he's the one guy to go to when you want the law changed.
That spells respect, and it spells power."
In addition, Lawyers Weekly highlighted key accolades of
Boyle, Budd and Mone:
- Leo V. Boyle, Meehan, Boyle, Black &
Bogdanow, Boston - Renowned for his Association of Trial
Lawyers of America bar leadership after 9/11; runs highly respected
plaintiffs' firm in Boston and recently won settlement for victims
of the Big Dig collapse.
- Wayne A. Budd, Goodwin Procter,
Boston - Former U.S. attorney is known to rub shoulders with
Barack Obama; decision-maker at state's largest law firm.
- Michael E. Mone Sr., Esdaile Barrett
- Long a key legal insider, was recently tapped to lead search
committees for U.S. attorney and U.S. marshal; represents lawyers
and judges in disciplinary matters, including former Judge Ernest
Lawyers Weekly consulted with attorneys, judges,
political figures and others to create a list of the state's most
powerful practitioners. Among the noted attorneys are Gov. Deval L.
Patrick, U.S. Reps. William D. Delahunt and Barney Frank, Attorney
General Martha Coakley, Secretary of State William F. Galvin and
Supreme Judicial Court Chief Justice Margaret H. Marshall.