Non-dispositive motions may be marked for hearing before the judge to whom the case is assigned.  Parties and counsel are strongly encouraged to confirm dates and times with other parties before marking non-dispositive motions for hearings.

Only non-dispositive motions may be marked for hearing by a party.  Dispositive motions under Mass. R. Civ. P. 12 (b) (1), 12 (b) (6), 12 (c) and 56 will be scheduled by the court in all cases.  See Land Court Rule 4.

To schedule a motion hearing before either Judge Foster, Judge Long, or Judge Scheier,  please email your request to their Sessions Clerks directly.  Sessions Clerk contact information can be found under Land Court Contact Information.

Wednesday, July 1210:00 a.m.Piper, J.
Wednesday, July 1910:00 a.m.Cutler, C.J.
Tuesday, July 2510:00 a.m.Piper, J.
Tuesday, August 110:00 a.m.Piper, J.
Wednesday, August 910:00 a.m.Piper, J.
Tuesday, August 1510:00 a.m.Piper, J.

• Please add the name of the judge assigned to your case on your pleadings.

• Sessions are held at the Land Court, 3 Pemberton Square, Boston.

• Courtroom assignments are posted at the Land Court Recorder’s Office (5th floor) on the day of the hearing.

• Motions in all tax lien cases may be marked for hearing any Thursday at 10:00 a.m. or 2:00 p.m.