MassBar Bulletin: Member Updates

Thursday, May 31, 2018

CamBulletinMay312018MBA member Camala A. Richardson, Esq., was recently honored by the Women's Bar Foundation for her dedication to representing low-income survivors of domestic violence through the WBF’s Family Law Project for Domestic Abuse Survivors. Richardson was recognized during the WBF's 25th Anniversary Whoop It Up For Women! Comedy Night on May 17.

VickieJBulletinMay312018MBA member Vicki L. Shemin, J.D., LICSW, ACSW, a partner at the Wellesley family law firm Fields & Dennis LLP, has been elected as president of the Massachusetts Council on Family Mediation (MCFM). She will be serving a two-year term.

MBA member Terrence Cromwell, Esq., recently launched his own literary website,, featuring his works of original, creative fiction. Cromwell, a Montana resident who has maintained his MBA membership for nearly four decades, has been writing creatively since the 1970s. Originally a writer of historical fiction, he now draws increasingly from personal experiences.   


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.