February 11, 2016

HOD approves Access to Justice Award winners

Each year the MBA's Access to Justice Section Council offers nominees for the Access to Justice Awards, which are presented at the MBA's Annual Dinner. The Massachusetts Bar Association's House of Delegates (HOD) voted to support this year's slate of nominees, which includes:

MWLS Attorney Margaretta H Kroeger

  • Rising Star: Margaretta H. Kroeger, MetroWest Legal Services, Framingham
  • Legal Services Attorney: Valerie Fisk, Cambridge
  • Pro Bono Law Firm: Nutter, McClennan & Fish LLP, Boston
  • Pro Bono Publico Attorney: Charles R. Casartello Jr., Springfield, and Ingrid Martin, Boston
  • Defender: Benjamin H. Keehn, Boston
  • Prosecutor: Ellen Berger, Springfield
  • Lifetime Achievement Award: T. Richard McIntosh, South Coastal Counties Legal Services (awarded posthumously)