Massachusetts

Massachusetts Districts

Massachusetts has 14 counties, which each have their own trial courts.  The Massachusetts Court of Appeals reviews the decision of those lower courts.  Any further appellate review is handled by the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court.

The three largest municipalities in Massachusetts are Boston, Worcester, and Springfield.

Any complaints regarding the competency or ethics of your attorney should be made with the Massachusetts Board of Bar Overseers.  To report an attorney you must call the Attorney and Consumer Assistance Program at 617-728-8750 to receive a complaint form and then mail it to 99 High Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02110.