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President's Welcome

Dear Bar Association Members:

Welcome to the Bar Association of Norfolk County. As we begin another year we welcome your participation and support as a Member of the Bar Association of Norfolk County. We also welcome your involvement in events that will take place in 2023 and 2024. Please refer to our website for information on upcoming events. Thank you and have a great year.

Very Truly Yours,
Diane M. Jeffers, President

The Bar Association of Norfolk County, founded in 1797 is said to be the oldest Bar Association in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. The objectives of the Association are to further the cause of justice; to sustain and improve the law and its administration; to ensure conformity to a high standard of professional duty; to make the practice of law efficient in the administration of justice; and to promote the professional, educational, and social interests of the Bar.

Membership Form

Don’t hesitate to become a member!

Are you interested in becoming a member of the Bar Association of Norfolk County? Contact Jackie Fagone,  Executive Director at 617-471-9693 or email at admin@norfolkbarassn.org.

Deadline to submit 2023 memberships dues is November 30, 2022.


For all programs/events, please sign up by emailing the BANC office at admin@norfolkbarassn.org or call 617-471-9693. 

BANC Annual Dinner/Meeting

Wednesday, May 10, 2023

6:00 p.m. reception

7:00 p.m. dinner

Four Points Sheraton, Norwood

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Law Day 2023

Monday, May 1, 2023, 9:30 a.m.

Superior Court, Dedham Square

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October 18, 3:30PM

Christopher Earley, Esq. / Author & ABA Columnist, Boston, MA

Effective Time Management for Attorneys: 45 minutes, via Zoom

This presentation will discuss ways we can better manage our time in order to work more efficiently and productively, make more money, and most importantly, preserve our sanity. As attorneys, time is our stock in trade and needs to be carefully guarded because once it is gone, we can never get it back. This webinar will provide real, actionable time management tips you can easily implement right away.

October 25, 6:30PM

BANC Fall Social Event – complimentary appetizers, cash bar

The Tavern Room at Granite Links, 100 Quarry Hills Drive, Quincy

Friends and colleagues are invited to join for a fun evening of socializing and networking.

November 2, 1:00PM – 2:30PM

View from The Bench Brown Bag Lunch Series through the MBA

Featuring the Honorable Beverly J. Cannone and the Honorable Joseph P. Hurley, III.

Topics to be discussed:

o  Filing Logistics (e-filing, emergency filings, color, need for paper documents, electronic service)

o  Zoom’s use in civil proceedings

o  Hybrid Court Proceedings

o  Technology in the Courtroom

o  Technology mishaps

o  Exhibits

Tuesday, November 15 4-6PM and/or Thursday, November 17 10AM-12PM

Volunteer Opportunity

BANC and the South Shore YMCA

Germantown Neighborhood Center

Wednesday, November 16th 4-6PM

Bench Bar Forum

Procedures, opportunities, & challenges in the (nearly) post-COVID era

Norfolk Superior Court, Main Courtroom

Attendance also available by Zoom: Zoom ID 160 386 7810

December 7, 6:00PM – 7:00PM

25th Anniversary Holiday Party

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BANC Meetings

Council Meeting –  Wednesday, September 20, 2023, 6:00pm

Venue: Common Market Restaurant, 97 Willard St, Quincy, MA 02169.  Upstairs in the Common Room.

Council Meeting – Wednesday, December 6, 2023   6:00pm

Venue TBD

Council Meeting – Wednesday, April 10, 2024, 6:00pm

Venue: TBD