The Board of Bar Overseers and the Office of the Bar Counsel were established by the Supreme Judicial Court in 1974 as independent administrative bodies to investigate and evaluate complaints against lawyers.
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SJC Announces New BBO General Counsel
The Board of Bar Overseers is pleased to welcome Attorney Joseph Berman as General Counsel to the Board, as we wish a fond farewell to Joe's predecessor, Mike Frederickson. You can read the SJC's press release here, and a piece in Lawyers Weekly here.