Court Advisory Committees

The United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Massachusetts has three Court advisory committees; the Committee on Local Rules, the Massachusetts Bankruptcy Court Diversity Initiative Task Force and the Pro Bono Legal Services Advisory Committee. The membership of each Committee consists of the following people:

Committee on Local Rules

  • Pierre F. Auger
  • Judge Frank J. Bailey
  • Janet E. Bostwick
  • David R. Chenelle
  • Judith P. Crossen
  • Margaret M. Crouch
  • Kathleen Cruickshank
  • Christine Devine
  • Patrick P. Dinardo
  • John P. Fitzgerald
  • Chief Judge Melvin S. Hoffman
  • Reneau J. Longoria
  • Halina E. Magerowski
  • William J. McLeod
  • Vanessa P. Moody
  • Guy B. Moss
  • Judge Christopher J. Panos
  • Denise M. Pappalardo
  • Nina M. Parker
  • Diane N. Rallis
  • Julie Ranieri
  • Patricia A. Remer
  • Kara S. Rescia
  • Stephen P. Reynolds
  • Adam J. Ruttenberg
  • Natalie Sawyer
  • Mary P. Sharon
  • Steven Weiss
  • Lynne B. Xerras

Massachusetts Bankruptcy Court Diversity Initiative Task Force

The updated 2017 – 2018 Diversity Initiative Task Force membership list will be posted shortly.

Pro Bono Legal Services Advisory Committee

  • Joanna George Allison
  • Judge Joan N. Feeney
  • Elizabeth D. Katz
  • Donald R. Lassman
  • Amy Lipman-White
  • William J. McLeod
  • Kristofer C. Munroe
  • Andrea M. O’Connor
  • Julie O’Hanley
  • Gina Barbieri O’Neil
  • Patricia Walsh Ollari
  • Steven D. Pohl
  • Julie A. Ranieri
  • Alex M. Rodolakis
  • Mary P. Sharon
  • Gordon P. Shaw
  • Denise M. Shear
  • Jacob T. Simon
  • Roger Stanford
  • Christina M. Turgeon
  • Adrienne Kotowski Walker
  • Keri L. Wintle