Three Massachusetts Bar Association volunteers were honored for
their involvement and 10 50-year members were recognized at the
Volunteer Recognition Dinner on July 26 at Lombardo's in
"Because of your contributions to our vibrant organization, the
Massachusetts legal community as a whole is enhanced; the public
needing legal services are better served; and access to justice is
better preserved for those who need it most," said MBA President
Denise Squillante, whose term ended Aug. 31.
Kevin Diamond of Shea & Diamond LLP in Holliston, a member
of the MBA's Executive Management Board, was honored for his work
on the MBA Centennial Fundraising Committee acquiring significant
sponsorships for the MBA centennial celebration.
Samantha Morton, executive director of the Medical-Legal
Partnership | Boston, a member of the MBA Health Law Section
Council, was honored for her role in spearheading MBA Pro Bono
Prescription, which strives to promote the health and wellbeing of
Frederick L. Nagle Jr., who operates a solo practice in
Haverhill, was honored for his contributions as the Probate Law
Section Council's legislative liaison. He met with legislators and
testified at statehouse hearings on the Uniform Probate Code and
other probate-related issues.