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Court Certified Training for Probate and Family Court  Fee-Generating Appointments in Categories E & F 

Mandatory Training for all persons currently approved to be on the Category E or F List

All persons currently on the Category E and F list who would like to remain on that list for 2016 and who did not take the half-day training in May 2015, must take this mandatory training session, which will feature a distinguished panel offering insights into issues of cultural diversity.

In order to remain on the Category E or F list from January 1 through December 31, 2016, a signed Certificate of Attendance at this program and a certificate of good standing from the Board of Registration that issued your license, dated within 30 days of submission, must be received at the Administrative Office of the Probate and Family Court by November 30, 2015.

If you are unsure whether you are currently approved to be on the Category E or F list, you should contact Jocelynne D. Welsh, Administrative Attorney, via e-mail:

This training is scheduled for Thursday, October 8, 2015 from 10 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. at the DCU Center in Worcester, MA

Registration for this training must be done through MCLE directly.


News Regarding Application Process for Categories E &F

The Application process and forms for Categories E & F are currently under review and we are not accepting new applications for those categories at this time. We anticipate a new procedure and forms will be available in November 2015.

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Annual Report for Fee Generating Appointments 2016  pdf format of Annual Report Fee Generating Appointments 2016

GAL Brochure  pdf format of GAL Brochure "A Voice For Children In The Courtroom"