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Mary Elizabeth Heffernan

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Mary Elizabeth Heffernan
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Current Court Information:
Southern Berkshire District Court, Massachusetts
Title:   Judge
Appointed by:   Gov. Deval Patrick
Active:   2/6/2013-Present
Past post:   Partner, George, DeGregorio, Massimiano & McCarthy
Past term:   1989-2013
Past post 2:   Staff, Senator Patricia McGovern
Past term 2:   1981-1989
Personal History
Undergraduate:   Framingham State College, 1980
Law School:   Suffolk University, 1989
Grad. School:   Suffolk University, 1985

Mary Elizabeth Heffernan is a judge for the Southern Berkshire District Court in Massachusetts. She was nominated by Governor Deval Patrick in January 2013 and confirmed by a 7-1 vote by the Governor’s Council on February 6, 2013.[1][2]


Heffernan earned her B.A. from Framingham State College in 1980 and graduate degrees in public administration (1985) and law (1989) from Suffolk University.[1]


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