MAGAL is where professionals come together to share knowledge about the best ways to resolve legal disputes involving children.
Attention: Registration for some MAGAL events has been placed on temporary hold. Events will be rescheduled at an appropriate time. Please check back here for updates. Thank you and stay well.
MAGAL is committed to providing our members with information related to COVID 19 and its impact on the work of GALs and PCs. The following are the most recent Orders from the court and letters from Chief Justice John Casey. Court updates can also be found at https://www.mass.gov/probate-and-family-court-rules/probate-and-family-court-standing-order-3-20-guardian-ad-litem. We will be periodically updating this information.
Letter from Chief Justice Casey 3-24-2020
Open Letter to the Members of the Bar 3-20-20
Standing Order 2-20 amended June 1, 2020
Second Updated (June 1, 2020) Order re Court Operations
Standing Order 3-20 (GALs) amended June 1, 2020
Standing Order 2-20 as amended July 1, 2020