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
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.