Spring/Summer Meeting 2013
On Thursday, June 20, 2013, around 175 MACDL members and guests attended the Association's Spring/Summer Meeting at the Boston Marriott Newton.
The meeting was brought to order by outgoing MACDL president, Max Stern, and closed by incoming president, Liza Lunt.
The Speer Appellate Advocacy Award was introduced by Carlo Obligato, who remembered its first recipient, Brownlow Speer. Max Stern presented the President's Award to Michael Keating, David Kluft, Daniel McFadden, and Foley Hoag, LLP (pictured above) for their valiant defense of Judge Raymond Dougan. Harvey Silverglate presented the Joseph J. Balliro Award to Norman Zalkind for decades of criminal law and civil rights work.
The keynote address of the evening was given by radio reporter, writer, and former long-time television reporter, David Boeri. Mr. Boeri commented on current events, including his ongoing coverage of the Bulger trial, and notable past cases highlighting the intersection of investigative reporting and the law.
All Photos by Tony Irving Photography (www.spontaneoussnapshots.com)