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 or Judge Long, please email your request to their Sessions Clerks directly.  Sessions Clerk contact information is on the Land Court personnel web page.
 

DateTimeJudge
Thursday, July 1410:00 a.m.Speicher, J.
   
Wednesday, July 2010:00 a.m.Piper, J.
Thursday, July 2110:00 a.m.Sands, J.
   
Tuesday, July 26

10:00 a.m.

10:00 a.m.

Cutler, C.J.

Piper, J.

   
Monday, August 12:00 p.m.Piper, J.
Tuesday, August 210:00 a.m.Scheier, J.
   
Tuesday, August 1610:00 a.m.Sands, J.
Wednesday, August 1710:00 a.m.Speicher, J.
Thursday, August 1810:00 a.m.Piper, J.
   
Thursday, August 252:30 p.m.Piper, J.
   
Wednesday, August 3110:00 a.m.Speicher, J.
Thursday, September 110:00 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.