Chief Justice Paula M. Carey of the Trial Court has appointed Justice Judith C. Cutler as the Chief Justice of the Massachusetts Land Court. Judge Cutler will serve a five-year term starting on January 2, 2014. She succeeds current Chief Justice Karyn F. Scheier, who has served two five-year terms as the Chief Justice.
Judge Cutler was appointed to the Land Court in 2009 after 20 years at the Boston law firm of Kopelman & Page, where she specialized in land use law. Prior to joining Kopelman & Page, Judge Cutler was the town planner in Concord, Massachusetts. She is a graduate of Suffolk University Law School.
On Solid Ground congratulates Judge Cutler on her appointment as the new Chief Justice of the Massachusetts Land Court.
About David McCay
Dave is a partner in the firm’s litigation and land use groups where he assists clients in the resolution of complex real estate, environmental and business disputes. He also represents property owners, developers and municipalities in local land use permitting matters. Dave is active in the Boroughs+ region serving recently as the Chair of the Southborough Economic Development Committee and of the Marlborough Regional Chamber of Commerce. He is also a member of the Board of Directors of the 495/MetroWest Partnership and the Marlborough Economic Development Corporation. Outside of the office, Dave is an avid cyclist competing in road races and criteriums across New England. He lives in Southborough with his wife and two sons.