Lawyers Journal

The MBA's bi-monthly newspaper includes association news, practical columns and Section Review articles.

Issue July 2005

Court reform on track, following Monan Report

Two years after the Visiting Committee on Management in the Courts issued its Monan Report, and one year after the appointment of the Court Management Advisory Board, judges, lawyers and management experts are pleased with the progress of court reform initiatives.

O’Donnell and others urge judiciary committee to increase pay for public counsel, forgive loan debt

Massachusetts Bar Association President Kathleen M. O’Donnell joined a chorus of lawyers, academics and legislators at a packed Statehouse hearing on June 14 in urging legislators to raise wages and forgive loans for attorneys serving the public.