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2019-20 House of Delegates

OFFICERS

President
John J. Morrissey
Morrissey, Wilson & Zafiropoulos LLP

President-elect
Denise I. Murphy
Rubin and Rudman LLP

Vice President
Thomas M. Bond
Kaplan/Bond Group

Treasurer
Grace V.B. Garcia
Morrison Mahoney LLP

Secretary
Damian J. Turco
Turco Legal PC

PAST PRESIDENTS

Christopher A. Kenney
Kenney & Sams PC

Christopher P. Sullivan
Robins Kaplan LLP

REGIONAL DELEGATES

Barnstable/Dukes/Nantucket (Region 1)
Robert A. Brown
Brown & Barbosa PC

Plymouth County (Region 2)
Michael B. Ready
Ready, Kiernan & McNally LLP

Bristol County (Region 3)
Denise Squillante
Law Office of Denise Squillante

Berkshire/Franklin/Hampshire (Region 4)
Jack E. Houghton Jr.
The Law Offices of Jack E. Houghton Jr.

Hampden County (Region 5)
Jeffrey J. Trapani
Robinson Donovan PC

Essex County (Region 6)
Lloyd D. Godson
Godson Legal Group PC

John J. Vasapolli
Vasapolli & Ricciardelli

Middlesex County (Region 7)
Lee J. Gartenberg
Middlesex Sheriff’s Office

Hon. Bonnie H. MacLeod (Ret.)
JAMS

Patricia Ann Metzer

Norfolk County (Region 8)
Francis C. Morrissey
Morrissey, Wilson & Zafiropoulos LLP

Richard J. Sweeney
Sweeney & Associates LLC

Suffolk County (Region 9)
Stephen Y. Chow
Hsuanyeh Law Group PC

Martin F. Kane, II
McGrath & Kane Inc.

Victoria Santoro Mair
Meehan, Boyle, Black & Bogdanow PC

Paul E. White
Arent Fox LLP

Worcester County (Region 10)
Leonardo A. Angiulo
Attorney at Law

Richard J. Rafferty
Eden Rafferty

AT-LARGE DELEGATES
Jason E. Armiger
Gesmer Updegrove LLP

Anthony J. Benedetti
CPCS Boston

Robert F. Callahan Jr.
Robins Kaplan LLP

Georgia K. Critsley
Massachusetts Trial Court

Peter T. Elikann
Law Office of Peter Elikann

Marsha V. Kazarosian
Kazarosian Costello LLP

Robert A. Mellion

AFFILIATED BAR ASSOCIATIONS

Barnstable County Bar
Holly Ann Harney
Law Office of Holly A. Harney

Berkshire County Bar
Vicki Donahue
Cain Hibbard & Myers PC

Boston Bar Association
Christine M. Netski
Sugarman Rogers, Barshak & Cohen PC

Bristol County Bar
John P. Masella

Dukes County Bar
Martin V. Tomassian Jr.
Tomassian & Tomassian

Essex County Bar
Jeffrey T. Scuteri
Goddard Scuteri & Delaney

Franklin County Bar
Benjamin Simanski
Franklin Superior Court

Hampden County Bar
Kathleen A. Cavanaugh
Attorney at Law

Hampshire County Bar
Jesse M. Adams
Adams & Koknonowski LLC

Middlesex County Bar
Robert M. Saltzman

Nantucket County Bar
Steven L. Cohen
Cohen & Cohen Law PC

Bar Association of Norfolk County
James M. O’Sullivan
O’Sullivan & Connolly PC

Plymouth County Bar
Anita J. Comerford 
Sullivan & Comerford PC

Worcester County Bar
Lynette Paczkowski
Bowditch & Dewey LLP

Asian American Lawyers Association of Mass.
Christina Chan
Attorney General's Office

Federal Bar Association, MA Chapter
Jonathan I. Handler
Day Pitney LLP

Justinian Bar Association
Mario C. Capano
Law Office of Mario C. Capano

Juvenile Bar Association
Emilie Curtis, co-president
Curtis Law Offices

Jillian G. Ellis, co-president
Law Office of Jillian G. Ellis

Mass. Academy of Trial Attorneys
Kathy Jo Cook
KJC Law Firm

Mass. Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Victoria Kelleher

Mass. Association of Hispanic Attorneys
Jose Junior Lopez
Avalon Law Offices

Mass. Association of Women Lawyers
Jennifer Silva
Mavrides Law

Mass. Black Lawyers Association
Paige Scott Reed
Prince Lobel

Mass. Defense Lawyers Association
John Felice
Hermes, Netburn, O’Connor & Spearing

Mass. Employment Lawyers Assn.
Beth R. Myers, Esq.
Powers, Jodoin, Margolis & Mantell LLP

Mass. LGBTQ Bar Association
Brian D. Huber, co-chair
Gunderson Dettmer Stough Villeneuve Franklin & Hachigian LLP

Mario D. Nimock, co-chair
Coughlin Betke

Massachusetts Municipal Lawyers Association Inc.
Peter L. Mello
Murrphy, Hesse, Toomey & Lehane LLP

Mass. Nat'l Academy of Elder Law Attys
Karen B. Johnson
Madge & Johnson PC

Real Estate Bar Association for Mass.
Paula M. Devereaux
Pierce Atwood LLP 

South Asian Bar Association
Keerthi Sugumaran
Jackson Lewis PC

Women's Bar Association
Jennifer M. Saubermann
Massachusetts Technology Collaborative

MASSACHUSETTS BAR FOUNDATION

Harvey Weiner
Peabody & Arnold LLP

ABA STATE DELEGATE

Alice E. Richmond
Richmond & Associates

YOUNG LAWYERS DIVISION

Meghan H. Slack
Law Office of Meghan Slack 

SECTION COUNCIL CHAIRS

Access to Justice
Andrew P. Cornell, chair
Andrew P. Cornell, Attorney at Law

Business Law
Maria Davis, chair
Todd & Weld LLP

Civil Litigation
Paul J. Klehm, chair
Krasnoo, Klehm & Falkner LLP

Civil Rights & Social Justice
Genevieve C. Nadeau, chair
Protect Democracy

Complex Commercial Litigation
Matthew J. Ginsburg, chair
Ascendant Law Group LLC

Criminal Justice
Nina L. Pomponio, co-chair
Massachusetts Probation Service

Charu A. Verma, co-chair
Committee for Public Counsel Services

Dispute Resolution
Sarah E. Worley, chair
Sarah E. Worley Conflict Resolution PC

Family Law
Kimberley J. Joyce, chair
Law Office of Kimberley J. Joyce

Health Law
Kathryn M. Rattigan, chair
Robinson & Cole LLP

Judicial Administration
Michael H. Hayden, chair
Morrison Mahoney LLP

Juvenile & Child Welfare
Holly T. Smith, chair
Committee for Public Counsel Services/Youth Advocacy Division

Labor & Employment
Kavita M. Goyal
Rosen Law Office PC

Probate Law
Maureen E. Curran, chair
Law Office of Maureen Curran LLC

Public Law
Susan G. Anderson, chair
Office of the State Treasurer

Real Estate
Sheldon C. Toplitt, chair
Sheldon C. Toplitt, Esq.

Solo/Small Firm Law Practice Management
Susan Letterman White, chair
Law Office Management Assistance Program

Taxation Law
Thomas Greg Collins, chair
McCarter & English LLP

Workers' Compensation
Shenan Pellegrini, chair
Calnan, Freeley & Pellegrini