May 18, 2022
May 25, 2022
June 1, 2022
Hybrid Event: Trinitarian Congregational Church, 54 Walden St, Concord, MA (In Person) and Zoom

Join our experts for this hybrid event. 

Time: 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm. (In-person event will be until 7:00 p.m.)


A three-evening seminar designed to give new attorneys the fundamental skills they need to effectively represent divorce clients.

A three-evening seminar designed to give attorneys the fundamental skills they need to effectively represent divorce clients. This comprehensive course will provide you with the substantive knowledge that you need to handle any divorce case.

For new attorneys who want to learn about divorce law or experienced practitioners who want a refresher course, this training is for you!

Family law judges, court personnel and experienced family law attorneys will take you step-by-step through the divorce process. You will learn what statutes, rules and laws govern divorce proceedings. You will learn how to prepare and file your complaint, motions, contempts, pre-trial and much more.

Speakers include (partial list):

Honorable Jennifer Allen- Middlesex Probate & Family Court

Honorable Maureen Monks - Middlesex Probate & Family Court, First Justice

Honorable Edward Donnelly - Middlesex Probate & Family Court

Stephen Burns, Esq. -- Burns Law Office, P.C.

Richard Biller, Esq. -- McLaughlin, Richards, Biller, Schindel & Winter

Colleen Cunnally, Esq.-- Cunnally Law Group, LLC

Calvin Heinle, Esq. -- Gibbs, Heinle & Mainona, LLP

James Lukowiak, Esq. -- Law Office of James D. Lukowiak

Heather O'Connor, Esq. -- O'Connor Family Law

William Mayer, Esq. -- Mayer, Antonellis, Jachowicz & Haranas

Kimberlie Sweet, Esq. -- Barron & Sweet, LLP


COST OF TRAINING: The cost of this training is your commitment to take two family law cases from MetroWest Legal Services within the next year.  Use of office space, computers, mentors and other perks available to all Pro Bono Volunteers! For more information call or email Cheryl Palmieri at or 508-620-1830 ext. 243.
 To register email Cheryl Palmieri at

PLEASE NOTE: The training is held over three evenings, May 18h, 25th, and June 1st, 4:30-6:30 pm . Each evening will cover different topics.