Welcome Letter from the Chair
Click here for the welcome letter from Board of Bar Overseers Chair Donna Jalbert Patalano.
No Easy Credit: Ethics Issues In Accepting Legal Fee Payments By Credit Card
"No Easy Credit: Ethics Issues In Accepting Legal Fee Payments By Credit Card" published. Click here to read the article
2016: The Year in Ethics and Bar Discipline
"2016: The Year in Ethics and Bar Discipline" published. Click here to read the article
Effective September 1, 2016, all attorneys admitted to practice in Massachusetts are required to submit their registrations online at www.massbbo.org. You must login to submit your registration.
Effective September 1, 2016, Massachusetts attorneys are required to submit their annual registrations online. You may register by clicking here. Please read the announcement here.
Practicing With Professionalism
Pursuant to S.J.C. Rule 3:16, new attorneys admitted to the Massachusetts bar must attend a course on professionalism. You may view the 2017 course calendar by clicking here.
Alert on Email Scams
The Board of Bar Overseers has received information and wishes to alert the bar about two different email scams. Please click here to review this alert.
Bar Counsel's Annual Report
Click here to review Annual Report submitted by the Office of Bar Counsel to the Supreme Judicial Court for Fiscal Year 2016. You may find the Annual Reports archive here.