MassBar Bulletin: Member updates

Thursday, Jul. 13, 2017

Brian R. Jerome, chair of the MBA's Dispute Resolution Section, is the Community Dispute Settlement Center's (CDSC) 2017 Community Peacemaker Award honoree. Jerome is being recognized for his contributions to the field of conflict resolution and community peacemaking. Since 1991, he has served exclusively as a neutral on more than 12,000 cases, and is a recognized industry leader throughout New England. Jerome will receive this distinguished award on October 18 at the CDSC's BASH, their annual function.

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.