CLE Program

MUPC Basics: An Overview of the New Massachusetts Uniform Probate Code


Date: Friday, April 27, 2012
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Massachusetts School of Law
Meeting Room
500 Federal Street
Andover, MA, 01810

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MBA Member : $150.00
Non-member : $250.00

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The Massachusetts Bar Association stands committed to helping attorneys acquire a working knowledge of the MUPC. Join our premier panel including Chief Title Examiner Edmund A. Williams, Esq. of the Massachusetts Land Court as he explains the Land Court’s newly implemented policies and procedures under the MUPC. This day-long comprehensive overview of the MUPC includes:

  • Up-to-the-minute news and tips from the court regarding the implementation process and procedures;
  • The most important changes to make your estate planning documents state-of-the-art under the MUPC;
  • How the MUPC impacts real estate closings and title issues;
  • Up-to-date status on the newly proposed Uniform Trust code; and
  • How to complete filings and instruments using sample court and MUPC forms.


John Dugan, Esq., Program Co-chair
Doherty, Ciechanowski, Dugan & Cannon PC , Franklin
Janice C. Nigro, Esq., Program Co-chair
Nigro, Pettepit & Lucas LLP , Newburyport
Elizabeth Barton, Esq., Panelist
Westcor Land Title Insurance Company , Norton
Thomas P. Jalkut, Esq., Panelist
Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP , Boston
Mark Leahy, Esq., Panelist
Burke, Whittum & Leahy, LLC , Hingham
Evelyn J. Patsos, Esq., Panelist
Probate and Family Court , Boston
Lisa M. Rico, Esq., Panelist
Rico, Murphy & Diamond LLP , Millis
Timothy Sullivan, Esq., Panelist
AndoverLaw PC , Andover
Edmund A. Williams, Esq., Panelist

Sponsoring Sections:

Probate Law Section

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