The 2008 Gala Dinner was held on Wednesday, Nov. 12 at the John J. Moakley U.S.
Courthouse in Boston and featured keynote speaker
Leonard L. Riskin, Chesterfield Smith Professor of
Law at the University of Florida Levin College of Law, who
discussed mindfulness in the law. The Gala also featured a special
awards presentation including the MBA Gold Medal Award and the
Chief Justice Edward F. Hennessey Award. These high honors were
presented to Lee J. Gartenberg and the
Hon. Christopher J. Armstrong (ret.)
The Gala Dinner is presented in one 52-minute video
clip, housed on the MBA's Web site as well as on Google Video. To
begin viewing the video, please click below.
The MBA is pleased
to make available via YouTube, Supreme Judicial Court Chief Justice
Margaret H. Marshall's annual address to the legal community.
Marshall delivered her address as part of the MBA's third Annual
Bench Bar Symposium held Wednesday, Oct. 22, at the John Adams
Courthouse in Boston.
offered for the first time to members of the bar who were unable to
attend the Symposium, highlights the drastic budget challenges the
court system is facing as well as the progress being made on a
number of initiatives, including survey responses from attorneys,
court employees and jurors.
Marshall's address is
presented in four short video clips, all housed on the MBA's Web
site as well as on YouTube. To begin viewing Marshall's address,
please click below.
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