mission of the Judicial Institute is to provide coordinated
educational services, skills training, and professional development
for judicial and non-judicial personnel of the Massachusetts
Trial Court. The Judicial Institute's mission also embodies
a commitment to improve the courts' response to change and
believes that professional development offers the means to
improve morale, communication, performance, service, and the
administration of justice.
by statute in 1988, the Judicial Institute continues to meet
its mission by developing educational and professional development
programs for judges and other Trial Court employees and by
building networks with the larger academic community.