MBF honors Chief Justice Gants at Annual Meeting

Thursday, Mar. 9, 2017
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The Massachusetts Bar Foundation held its Annual Meeting on March 7, at the Social Law Library in the John Adams Courthouse. Chief Justice Ralph D. Gants (pictured: top) gave the keynote address and was honored with this year's Great Friend of Justice Award.

The MBF's Great Friend of Justice Award is presented annually to an individual who has demonstrated extraordinary passion for justice, consistent with the MBF's values and mission of increasing access to justice throughout Massachusetts.

In addition, the MBF honored its new Life Fellows (pictured: bottom). MBA President Jeffrey N. Catalano (pictured: middle right) praised the MBF, its fellows and grantees during the meeting. MBF President Janet F. Aserkoff (pictured: middle left) spoke about the good work the MBF has accomplished in 2016.