News & Events
WCBa annual dinner meeting
The Annual Dinner Meeting of the Worcester County Bar Association is scheduled for Tuesday, June 14, 2016, at 5:00 p.m. at Wachusett Country Club, 187 Prospect Street, W. Boylston.
The cost is $25.00 for current members of the WCBA and $50.00 for all others to attend.  Please go to our events page to download a registration form.
Voting for the offices of president-elect and secretary/treasurer will take place that evening.  The results of the election to those officer positions, as well as for the executive committee, will be announced at the close of the program.  Our fifty year members will be recognized at the meeting and our president, Paul M. Sushchyk, will present the President's Awards.
 
election of members to serve on wcba executive committee
The ballots to elect members to serve on the Executive Committee have been mailed to all Worcester County Bar Association members.  All ballots must be received by the Worcester County Bar Association office no later than June 1, 2016 in order to be included in the election.  The election results will be announced by our Secretary/Treasurer, Anthony Vigliotti, at the annual meeting.
If you have any questions or if you did not receive your ballot, please contact the WCBA office at 508-752-1311.
 
new member benefit to wcba members
As part of your membership benefits, we are excited to be able to offer you a reduced rate on Instadocket.com - a new tool that provides automated docket updates from MassCourts.org.
Instadocket is designed to help make your practice more efficient by sending you notification emails of changes to your docket, as they occur.  It also keeps track of your upcoming court dates and automatically syncs with your calendar on outlook and other tools.
We have arranged to provide current WCBA members with one(1) FREE month of service and a reduced rate of $12.50/month thereafter.  In order to partake in this offer, you must be a current member of the WCBA.  
We hope you take advantage of this new member benefit. 
 
WCBA SUBMITS POSITION STATEMENT AND MODIFICATIONS TO THE PROPOSED PROBATE AND FAMILY COURT STANDING ORDER 16

The Family Law Section, chaired by Attorneys Barbara A. Cunningham and Penelope A. Kathiwala, presented a Position Statement and modifications to the Proposed Probate and Family Court Standing Order 16 regarding parenting coordination to the WCBA Executive Committee.  The Executive Committee at a meeting held on January 12, 2016, adopted the modifications and position statement submitted by the Family Law Section and have submitted the same to the Probate and Family Court for consideration.  Please follow the links below to review the documents.

Position Statement

Proposed Modifications

 
 
WCBA MENTOR PROGRAM

As a WCBA member you have access to our Mentor Program. We have over 75 experienced attorneys covering a wide variety of practice areas. These attorneys are available to assist you with questions you may have within a particular practice area, practical advice, and/or information on law office management, etc.

If you are a current member of the Worcester County Bar Association and you wish to utilize the services of this program, contact the WCBA office at 508-752-1311 and we will be happy to provide you with the name of an attorney to assist you. It's that simple!

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FY 2016 Sustaining Members


Carl D. Aframe
Agnelli Law Offices, P.C.
Stephen R. Anderson
Gregory J. Angelini
Michael P. Angelini
Robert J. Arakelian
Ryan P. Avery
Michael D. Badger
George A. Balko, III
L. Jed Berliner, Berliner Law
Berthiaume & Berthiaume
Stephen P. Bik
BourgeoisWhite, LLP
Stephen J. Brown
Kevin T. Byrne
Jennie L. Caissie
Christopher, Hays, Wojcik & Mavricos, LLP
James F. Connors
Richard J. Considine
Hon. John J. Conte
James F. Cosgrove, Esq.
Daniel Ward Cronin
Barbara A. Cunningham
Kevin M. David
Robert F. Dore, Jr.
Shirley Doyle
Hon. Francis R. Fecteau (ret.)
Fletcher Tilton PC
Francis A. Ford
Patrick A. Fox
Hon. Andre A. Gelinas
Hon. Geoffrey R. German
Hassett & Donnelly, P.C.
Deirdre Healy
Jan L. (Najemy) Heinrichs
Timothy S. Hillman
Margaret J. Hurley
Martin B. Kallio, Jr., Esq.
John F. Keenan
Landry & Meilus, LLP
Ellyn Lazar-Moore
Leland Law Associates, PC
Lian Zarrow
Joseph Lian, Jr.
Robert E. Longden
Hon. William J. Luby
Jonathan Mannina
Hon. John S. McCann (ret.)
Hon. Janet J. McGuiggan
Jennifer Melia, Esq.
Milton, Laurence & Dixon, LLP
Mirick O'Connell
Carolyn M. Mitchell
Richard A. Morocco, Esq.
Christine Griggs Narcisse
O'Connell & O'Connell, P.C.
Kathleen E. O'Connor
O'Connor and Ryan, P.C.
Gene O'Donnell
Lynette Paczkowski
Charles F. Proctor
Richard Ricker
Brenda M. Rivard
Maria M. Rivera-Cotto
Roncone Law Offices, P.C.
Sbrogna & Brunelle, LLP
Seder & Chandler, LLP
Timothy J. Smyth
Philip M. Stone
Law Offices of Nicole D. Sullivan & Associates, P.C.
Paul M. Sushchyk
Tashjian Simsarian LLP
William C. Tattan
Polly A. Tatum
Christopher M. Tully
Richard C. Van Nostrand
Anthony J. Vigliotti
Wickstrom Morse, LLP



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