Lawyers Journal

MBA members appointed by SJC to Committee to Study the Massachusetts Code of Judicial Conduct

The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court justices have announced their appointment of the members of the Committee to Study the Massachusetts Code of Judicial Conduct. The committee has been formed to review the current Massachusetts Code of Judicial Conduct adopted in 2003 in comparison with the current Model Code of Judicial Conduct adopted by the American Bar Association in 2007. Associate Justice of the Massachusetts Appeals Court Cynthia J. Cohen has been appointed chair of the Committee.

MBA members appointed include:

  • Hon. Cynthia J. Cohen, 
Appeals Court;
  • Hon. Peter W. Agnes Jr., 
Appeals Court;
  • Hon. Kenneth V. Desmond Jr., Boston Municipal Court;
  • Hon. Judith Fabricant, Superior Court;
  • Hon. Linda S. Fidnick, Probate & Family Court;
  • Michael S. Greco, K & L Gates LLP;
  • Hon. Diana H. Horan, Housing Court;
  • Hon. Angel Kelly-Brown, District Court;
  • Hon. Mark D Mason, District Court;
  • Hon. James F. McHugh, Appeals Court (retired);
  • Hon. Karyn F. Scheier, Land Court Chief Justice; and
  • Hon. John S. Spinale, Juvenile Court.
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