|Current Court Information:|
|Massachusetts Appeals Court|
|Past position:||Superior Court Judge|
|Bachelors:||College of the Holy Cross, 1969|
|Law School:||Boston College Law School, 1972|
Francis R. Fecteau is a justice on the Massachusetts Appeals Court, the intermediate appellate court for the state of Massachusetts. He was appointed by Governor Patrick and took office in January 16, 2008.
Judge Fecteau began his legal career as an attorney for the Worcester Tenants Association. He then became a staff attorney with the Neighborhood Legal Services of Worcester. He worked in the Worcester County District Attorney's office until 1979, when he left to work as a private practice lawyer. In 1996, he was appointed to judge on the Superior Court, where he worked until his appointment to the Court of Appeals.