“A View from the Bench”

Date: Thursday, May 22, 2014
Time: 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: Holiday Inn Taunton
Speaker: Honorable Anthony R. Nesi

The Bristol County Estate Planning Council (BCEPC) features Bristol County Probate and Family Court's First Justice, Judge Anthony R. Nesi, as guest speaker at its annual membership meeting on Thursday, May 22, 2014, at the Taunton Holiday Inn.  

Please join us for our Annual Meeting as the Honorable Anthony R. Nesi of Probate and Family Court gives us his View from the Bench.  

Honorable Anthony R. Nesi
Professional Employment:
 First Justice, Bristol Probate and Family Court
 2011 - present
 Associate Justice, Bristol Probate and Family Court
 2001- 2011
 Circuit Justice, Probate and Family Court
 1995 - 2001
 Court Administrator, Probate and Family Court Department
 1981 - 1995
 Child Support Coordinator/Liaison, Probate and Family Court Department
 1979 - 1981
 Law Clerk to Chief Justice, Probate and Family Court Department
 1978 - 1979

Education:

 Juris Doctor, New England School of Law, 1978

 B.A., Lehigh University, 1975

Judicial Activities:
 Chair, Education Committee, Uniform Probate Code Implementation
 Member, Procedures Committee, Uniform Probate Code Implementation
 Member, 2013 Child Support Guidelines Task Force
 Member. 2009 Child Support Guidelines Task Force
 Judicial Mentor, Probate and Family Court
 Former Project Director, MassCourts Information Technology Project
 Former Chair, Bench Bar Rules Committee
 Former Member, SJC Media Advisory Committee
 
Legal and Community Activities:

 Former Board of Directors Member, Family and Probate Inns of Court
 Chair, MCLE Massachusetts Uniform Probate Code programs
 Panelist, MCLE Judicial Forums,
 Panelist, Suffolk Law School Advanced Legal Studies programs  
Panelist, MBA Continuing Education programs
 Justice of the Peace

Notable Cases:

 AZ v. BZ, 432 Mass. 150 (2000) (Utilization of frozen pre-embryos)

Adoption of Arnold, 50 Mass.App.Ct. 743 (2001) (Termination of Parental Rights)

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