Mediators giving guidance


Recipient of numerous Judicial Awards and former Presiding Justice of Norfolk Probate & Family Court.
The Honorable David Kopelman 1938-2022

Available to:

  • Mediate with Attorneys present
  • Perform Case Evaluations
Education: 1960 B.A. Harvard University
1964 J.D. Harvard Law School
Experience: First Justice Norfolk Probate and Family Court

Herlihy & O'Brien, Boston, Massachusetts - Specialized in family and probate law

Barron & Stadfeld, Boston, Massachusetts - General litigation

Law Offices of Walter Henneberry, Boston, Massachusetts - Personal Injury defense

Affiliations: Massachusetts Bar Association
Boston Bar Association
Norfolk Bar Association
Awards: 1986 - Jurist of the Year Award Temple Emanuel Brotherhood
1995 - Libby Award for Outstanding and Distinguished Service
2006 - Judicial Excellence Award for the Probate and Family Court from Massachusetts Judges' Conference

Probate and Family Court Award

The First Justice of the Norfolk Probate and Family Court, David H. Kopelman, is this year’s recipient of the Judicial Excellence Award for the Probate and Family Court...
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Probate and Family Court Award