Our Meetings

Our meetings are open to the public and we invite anyone who is interested to attend. Meetings for 2020-2021 are currently scheduled to be held virtually, but we will update should circumstances change.

Current Commissioners

  • Honorable Serge Georges, Jr., Associate Justice, Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court, Co-Chair
  • Marijane Benner Browne, Esq., Director of Lateral Partner Recruiting, Ropes & Gray LLP, Co-Chair
  • Laura Gal, Esq., Managing Attorney, Family Law Unit, Greater Boston Legal Services, Co-Chair
  • Adrian Angus, Esq., Public Defender, Worcester Public Defender Office District and Superior Court
  • Honorable Julie Bernard, Associate Justice, Massachusetts District Court
  • Krietta Bowens Jones, Esq., Associate General Counsel, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
  • Jacquelynne J. Bowman, Esq, Executive Director, Greater Boston Legal Services
  • Esme Caramello, Esq., Faculty Director, Harvard Legal Aid Bureau
  • Jeffrey N. Catalano, Esq., Partner, Todd & Weld LLP
  • Elizabeth Cerda, Esq., (ex officio) Director, Access to Justice Initiatives, Trial Court
  • Russell Engler, Esq., Professor of Law and Director of Clinical Programs, New England Law, Boston
  • Elizabeth Ennen, Esq., (ex officio) ChairPro Bono Committee, Supreme Judicial Court
  • Honorable Dina E. Fein, Administrative Office of the Trial Court; First Justice, Housing Court, Western Division
  • Joel H. Feldman, Esq., Partner, Heisler, Feldman, McCormick & Garrow, P.C.
  • Honorable Robert Fields, Associate Justice, Western Division of the Massachusetts Housing Courts
  • Benjamin Golden, Esq., Health Law Clinical Fellow, Suffolk University Law School
  • Lisa Goodheart, Esq., Partner, Sugarman Rogers
  • Rochelle Hahn, Esq., Co-Director, Massachusetts Legal Aid Websites Project, Co-Managing Attorney, Civil Legal Aid for Victims of Crime Initiative, Massachusetts Law Reform Institute
  • Richard Johnston, Esq., Chief Legal Counsel, Office of the Attorney General
  • Jonathan L. Mannina, Esq., Executive Director, Community Legal Aid
  • Honorable Richard McMahon, Associate Justice, Bristol County Probate and Family Court
  • Jennifer Grace Miller, Esq., Counsel to the Massachusetts Senate
  • Leemarie Mosca, President/Executive Director, Rosie’s Place
  • Susan Nagl, Esq., Executive Director, South Coastal Counties Legal Services
  • Anthony Owens, Clerk Magistrate, Boston Municipal Court Dorchester Division
  • Sheriece Perry, Esq., Co-Director of Support Services, Massachusetts Trial Court
  • Mary K. Ryan, Esq., Partner, Nutter, McClennen & Fish LLP
  • James D. Smeallie, Esq., Partner, Holland & Knight
  • Gladys Vega, Executive Director, Chelsea Collaborative
  • Honorable Valerie Yarashus, Justice, Massachusetts Superior Court


  • Carolyn Goodwin, Esq., Director, Access to Justice Commission