Chief Justice Ralph D. Gants
Ralph D. Gants is the Chief Justice of the Supreme Judicial Court.
Chief Justice Gants was appointed as an Associate Justice of the Superior Court in 1997 by Governor William Weld. Governor Deval Patrick first appointed him as a Justice to the Supreme Judicial Court in January 2009. In 2014, he was appointed as the thirty-seventh Chief Justice by Governor Patrick and was sworn in on July 28.
Justice Francis X. Spina
Administered Oath October 14, 1999
Justice Robert J. Cordy
Administered Oath February 1, 2001
Justice Margot Botsford
Administered Oath September 4, 2007
Justice Fernande R.V. Duffly
Administered Oath February 1, 2011
Justice Barbara A. Lenk
Administered Oath June 8, 2011
Justice Geraldine S. Hines
Administered Oath July 31, 2014