MassBar Bulletin: Member Updates

Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018

Suffolk County

Kenney IADCIncoming MBA President Christopher A. Kenney, of Kenney & Sams P.C. in Boston, recently completed his term as director of the IADC Trial Academy at Stanford University Law School in Stanford, California. 

The academy is sponsored by the International Association of Defense Counsel. It includes a one-week intensive “boot camp” on how to effectively try a civil case to a jury. The faculty of 14 experienced trial lawyers selected from across the country taught a class of 90 young lawyers hailing from three different countries. 


The Massachusetts Bar Association accepts MBA member-submitted announcements for publication in eJournal. 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).

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.