As we see more of a "graying" of our profession, more seasoned
attorneys will soon be turning over the reins of the profession to
younger, up-and-coming lawyers.
To prepare for this shift, the more seasoned attorneys have the
responsibility to nurture and show our less seasoned colleagues the
I am confident that as you read this message, you will remember
those persons who assisted you as you began your career and how
important their mentorship was to your professional journey. We
need to honor the legacy of those who have helped us in the past
while carrying on that tradition in the future.
Andrea R. Reid didn't get the chance to run for her building's
When a tornado ripped through Reid & Gaudet Law Group LLP's
downtown Springfield office at 969 Main St., all she could do was
dive under her desk and wait out the chaos of swirling winds,
shattered windows and flying debris.
The Massachusetts Bar Association and the Medical-Legal
Partnership Massachusetts network have joined forces to create a
new program, the MBA Pro Bono Prescription. The pioneering
initiative brings together volunteer attorneys and medical
professionals to promote the health and well-being of low-income
patients through legal advocacy.