Grand Rounds in the Suffolk Probate and Family Court

  • 8:45 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • By: Volunteer Lawyers Project of the Boston Bar Association LSC funded
  • Edward Brooke Courthouse
  • Source: Massachusetts > Volunteer Lawyers Project of the Boston Bar Association
  • Family Law

WHAT: GRAND ROUNDS is your opportunity to:  

  • hear directly from judges and other court personnel, including those from the Register’s Office,    Probation, courtroom staff. Q & A encouraged. Learn best practices, pet peeves, how to make court    appearances less stressful for your clients and yourself.
  • meet and confer with experienced family lawyers about their practice, working within the courts & your VLP cases.
  • observe and discuss trials, motion sessions or other hearings.
  • shadow an assigned case scheduled for that day and report to the group.
  • review and discuss the latest appellate decisions interpreting family law.
  • network

WHEN: March 15th, June 7th, September 6th, December 6th
Attend one session, two or all four.  Each session will offer something different!

WHERE: Suffolk Division of the Probate and Family Court Department.   

WHY: Because you want to advance your practice, protect your clients’ interests, be well-informed and prepared for any court-related situation that arises.