CLE Program

31st Annual Family Law Conference


Start: Friday, October 28, 2022, 11:00 a.m.
End: Saturday, October 29, 2022, 12:00 p.m.


Chatham Bars Inn
297 Shore Rd.
Chatham, MA, 02633

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Program Options:

Attend On Site


MBA Members : $250.00
Non-Member : $350.00

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Note: Only 161 seats are still available


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The Massachusetts Bar Association’s Family Law Section Council invites you to its 31st Annual Family Law Conference, which will be returning to the Chatham Bars Inn on Oct. 28 and 29.

Enjoy two days of learning and networking with judges and colleagues in a beautiful setting on the outer Cape! Conference highlights include:

  • Annual State of the Court Address from Probate and Family Court Chief Justice John D. Casey
  • Pandemic Lessons from the Bench, Bar and Registry
  • Trending Financial Issues
  • Trial Techniques
  • Annual Judicial Roundtable

Hotel Accommodations: Attendees can make reservations with the Chatham Bars Inn by calling 1-800-527-4884 and mentioning to the agent that you are part of the MassBar.

Additional faculty and full agenda to be announced.


Kimberley J. Joyce, Esq., Conference Co-chair
Law Office of Kimberley J. Joyce, Wellesley Hills
Marc A. Moccia, Esq., Conference Co-chair
Kazarosian Costello LLP, Haverhill
Crissa A. Morton, Esq., Conference Co-chair
Michael I. Flores PC, Orleans
Hon. John D. Casey, Keynote Speaker
Probate & Family Court Department, Boston
Hon. Jennifer Allen, Panelist
Probate and Family Court, Boston
Hon. Theresa Bisenius, Panelist
Essex Probate and Family Court, Salem
Hon. Jacqueline Burchill, Panelist
Probate & Family Court Department, Boston
Hon. Kevin Connelly, Panelist
Plymouth Probate and Family Court, Plymouth
Hon. Melanie Gargas, Panelist
Middlesex Probate and Family Court, Cambridge
Hon. Patricia Gorman, Panelist
Norfolk Probate and Family Court, Canton
Hon. Nan Sauer, Panelist
Probate & Family Court Department, Boston
Hon. Roxann Tetreau, Panelist
Worcester Probate and Family Court, Worcester
Hon. Claudine Wyner, Panelist
Hampden Probate and Family Court, Springfield
Benjamin D. Garber, Ph.D., Panelist
Family Law Consulting PLLC, Nashua
Jason Pierce, CPA, Panelist
Held LLC, Boston
Karen W. Stuntz, Esq., Panelist
McEvoy & Stuntz LLP, Concord

Sponsoring Sections:

Family Law Section

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