Access to Justice Update, October 10, 2017

Upcoming ATJ Commission Meeting Thursday, October 12th at 3pm – Overview of Agenda

The first 2017-2018 ATJ Commission meeting will be taking place this Thursday, October 12th from 3-5pm at the Social Law Library at the Adams Courthouse in Boston. We will kick off the year by welcoming Chief Justice Ralph Gants as the returning Co-Chair of the Commission, along with Laura Gal, Esq., the new consultant to the Commission. The agenda will include updates regarding the progress of the recent Justice for All initiative, a discussion of the strategic goals for the year, the implementation of the Massachusetts Legal Answers Online tool, the rollout of the Civil Legal Aid for Victims of Crime initiative, and a presentation on the recently established Greater Boston Immigrant Defense Fund. Immediately after the meeting, we hope everyone can join us for the ATJ Fellows event in the Seven Justice Courtroom, followed by a reception in the second floor conference suite, to meet our impressive new class of Fellows!

The remaining schedule of ATJ Commission meetings for 2017-2018 is as follows: