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Apr. 2015

Governor Baker Appoints Elaine M. Epstein of Todd & Weld LLP to Judicial Nominating Commission

In a Press Release dated April 9, 2015, Governor Charlie Baker of Massachusetts announced that he has appointed Elaine M. Epstein, a partner with Todd & Weld, as one of 21 members of the statewide Judicial Nominating Commission (JNC).  "This group of qualified individuals will serve Massachusetts' citizens and judicial system well by ensuring the highest caliber of appointments to sit on the Commonwealth's courts," said Governor Baker.

The JNC is a non-partisan, non-political Commission composed of distinguished volunteers, appointed from a cross-section of the Commonwealth's diverse population that will screen applications for judges and clerk-magistrate positions.  Elaine Epstein is a well-respected attorney who has served as a past President of the Massachusetts Bar Association and a founder and first President of the Women's Bar Association.