MassBar Bulletin: Member updates

Thursday, Aug. 24, 2017


PorterMichaelMichael E. Porter has joined Hemenway & Barnes LLP as counsel. Porter brings with him more than 30 years of state and local tax experience. He will continue to concentrate his practice in the area of state and local taxation with a particular emphasis on Massachusetts tax issues. Porter has served as deputy general counsel at the Massachusetts Department of Revenue and as a principal at the accounting firm of Deloitte and a national partner at the accounting firm of Arthur Andersen.

The Massachusetts Bar Association accepts MBA member-submitted announcements for publication in the MassBar Bulletin section of Massachusetts Lawyers Journal. Get further connected with fellow MBA members by sharing your noteworthy professional and personal accomplishments. There is no cost to participate.

HOW TO SUBMIT: Send a blurb of 75 words or less to Please include your name, firm/place of work, and the town and county where you work. Photo submissions are also welcome (hi-res, 300 dpi or larger, photos). Due to space constraints, only a limited number of photos may appear in a given issue of Lawyers Journal.

Announcements accepted for consideration include individual professional accomplishments (new jobs, promotions, recent accomplishments or awards*, etc.) and personal news (weddings, engagements, birth announcements, and other notable outside-of-work accomplishments). Honor Roll Firm announcements are also encouraged.

*Awards should not include mentions in Super Lawyers, Best Lawyers, AV ratings and other list-type awards due to the large number of attorneys who receive them.