On September 18th, 2015 nearly 1,200 attorneys, business leaders, and legislators joined the BBA for the Annual Meeting Luncheon. To kick off the event, guests packed the Seaport World Trade Center for a welcome reception.

Hon. Fernande Duffly, Supreme Judicial Court; Hon. Mark Green, Massachusetts Appeals Court and Hon. Paula Carey, Chief Justice of the Trial Court Betsy Soule of Metrowest Legal Services, Carol Starkey of Conn Kavanaugh Rosenthal Peisch & Ford, LLP and Jaquelynne Bowman, Greater Boston Legal Services greeted Attorney General Maura Healey.
Al Wallis of Brown Rudnick LLP, Sandy Moskowtiz of Davis, Malm & D'Agostine, P.C., Kathy McGrath of Liberty Mutual Group, the Chief Justice of the Massachusetts Land Court Robert Foster, Land Court Judge Howard Speicher, Hon. Edward Ginsberg (Ret.), Senior Partners for Justice and Al Fortier of Rackemann, Sawyer & Brewster.

President Lisa Arrowood thanks the event Co-chairs Suma Nair, Goulston & Storrs PC, and Peter Haley, Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP.
President Arrowood presented Speaker of the House Robert DeLeo with the Presidential Citation for his steadfast commitment to civil legal aid and the judiciary. Chairman John Fernandes received the Distinguished Legislator award for his work as a member of the BBA Statewide Task Force on Expanding Civil Legal Aid in Massachusetts, and his work as House Chair of the Joint Committee on the Judiciary.
Governor Charlie Baker delivered the keynote speech. Following his speech Governor Baker continued a tradition near and dear to the BBA by declaring October Pro Bono Month in Massachusetts.

See more from the event in this year’s program book or in our full event photo album.

Thank You to our 2015 Sponsors:

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