News Notice of Vacancy on the Board of Bar Examiners

  • Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court
  • Massachusetts Court System

The Justices of the Supreme Judicial Court invite applications for appointment to the Board of Bar Examiners.  There is one vacancy. The Justices seek applications from experienced lawyers who have been members of the Massachusetts bar in good standing for a substantial number of years.  Each term is for five years.

Under G.L. c. 221, § § 35 and 36, the Justices appoint the five member Board to consider issues relating to examinations for admission to the bar and the qualifications for applicants.

Letters and one page resumes should be submitted by September 28, 2018 to Mona Hochberg at the Supreme Judicial Court, John Adams Courthouse, One Pemberton Square, Boston, MA 02108 or

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