Issue October 2008

MBA President Edward W. McIntyre celebrates start of 2008-09 term

Members of the legal community from across the commonwealth gathered to celebrate the start of MBA President Edward W. McIntyre’s 2008-09 term at the annual President’s Reception, held in Worcester’s Mechanics Hall on Sept. 18. McIntyre began his association year by thanking fellow practitioners for their ongoing support over the years.

"How does a solo practitioner do this?" McIntyre asked. "Other members of the bar step up and help."

MBA elects Marsha V. Kazarosian vice president for 2008-09 term

Marsha V. Kazarosian brings with her decades of experience in bar leadership and running a suburban law office to her new position, vice president of the Massachusetts Bar Association for the 2008-09 association year. Kazarosian, who lives and practices in Haverhill, was elected to fill
the office that became vacant after the passing of Robert
F. Lucas Jr.

Kazarosian was elected by a majority vote at the Sept. 18 House of Delegates meeting held at Mechanics Hall in Worcester. Kazarosian received 38 votes, eight more than were needed to reach majority. She was one of five candidates for the position, which will run through Aug. 31, 2009.