John T. Lynch Elected to Massachusetts Bar Foundation Board of Trustees


March 06, 2015 - Boston, MA
For more information contact: Joanne Thorud
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On March 3, Davis Malm shareholder and Executive Committee Member John T. Lynch was elected at the annual meeting of the Massachusetts Bar Foundation to a four-year term on the Board of Trustees. The Massachusetts Bar Foundation’s mission is to ensure equal access to the legal system in the Commonwealth for those most vulnerable. Last year, the Foundation distributed approximately $1.9 million to provide legal services for 63,000 people. For more information, visit the Massachusetts Bar Foundation website.

Mr. Lynch practices in the Business Law area, focusing primarily on advising business organizations as general outside corporate counsel and representing them in corporate transactional work. Since 1986, Mr. Lynch has been legal counsel and a member of the Board of Directors of The Hundred Club of Massachusetts, Inc., a Massachusetts charity that provides benefits to the surviving families of Massachusetts police officers and firefighters killed in the line of duty. He is also legal counsel to the Massachusetts Fallen Firefighters Memorial Fund, Inc.

Davis Malm has been active in the Massachusetts Bar Foundation for several years. It was the first law firm to sign on to the program launched in 2010 encouraging law firms to become involved with the Foundation and its mission. In 2013, the firm received the President’s Award for its service to and support of the organization and the legal community. Laurence M. Johnson served two terms as President, in addition to several other leadership roles; Thomas S. Fitzpatrick, Amy L. Fracassini, Thomas Frisardi, Robert J. Galvin, George A. Hewett, and Andrew D. Myers are Massachusetts Bar Foundation Fellows; and William F. Griffin, Jr., Laurence M. Johnson, and John Lynch are Life Fellows.

About Davis, Malm & D'Agostine, P.C.
Founded in 1979, Davis Malm is a premier mid-sized, full-service New England firm. The firm provides sophisticated, cost-effective legal representation to local, national, and international public and private businesses, institutions, and individuals in a wide spectrum of industries. The attorneys at the firm practice at the top level of the profession and deliver successful results to clients through direct partner involvement, responsive client service, and practical and creative problem solving. Davis Malm is the member firm for the International Lawyers Network representing Massachusetts and northern New England.

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(L-R) Laurence M. Johnson and John T. Lynch.