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Seeking Volunteers for Coast Guard Yellow Ribbon Event

The Boston Bar Association is seeking volunteers to assist with an upcoming pre-deployment event for approximately 250 Coast Guard personnel and their families on Saturday, July 20th.  

When: 9:00AM-12:30PM or 12:30PM-4:00PM
Where: Marriot Hotel, 1000 Marriott Drive, Quincy, MA.

We are seeking volunteers in a variety of practice areas, particularly in the areas of family law, wills, and estate planning.  

If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Katie D’Angelo, Public Service Program Coordinator, at

Administration of Justice Committees

  • BMC ADR Program
    The Boston Municipal Court/Boston Bar Association Alternative Dispute Resolution (BMC/BBA ADR) Program allows volunteers to use their ADR skills to help litigants at the BMC. There, volunteers provide both pretrial case conferencing and mediation. For more information, contact Sonia Shah, Public Service Manager, at or 617-778-1976.
  • Court Funding Work Group
    The Section produces an annual report on funding for the Courts. To inquire about opportunities, please contact the Section Co-Chairs.
  • Steering Committee
    The leadership committee of the Section organizes programs and discusses policy. To inquire about opportunities, please contact the Section Co-Chairs.