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The principal expertise of the firm is the practice of public sector law. KP Law represents over one-third of the cities and towns in the Commonwealth as their City Solicitor or Town Counsel. In addition, we provide special counsel services, including serving as labor and employment counsel, to other cities and towns, special districts, housing authorities, municipal light plants, regional transit authorities, and state agencies. The firm’s broad range of practice areas includes labor and employment, contracts, real estate, land use, environmental, town meeting, government information and access, procurement and construction.


MMA Annual Meeting – January 20 and 21, 2023

Welcome to Boston for the MMA Annual Meeting!  After three years, with one virtual conference, all of us at KP Law look forward to SEEING you over the next few days.  We are excited to be able to support you and the MMA this year as Gold Sponsor of the MMA Annual Meeting and Trade Show!  We are sponsoring many popular and interesting events at the annual meeting.  Here is where to find us!

**FRIDAY, January 20, 2023**

11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.   KP Law Booth 1027.  Visit the booth to catch up, brainstorm about a “late breaking” issue or question, or just for a chat; you can also learn more about the PFAS litigation from our litigation partners, Napoli Shkolnik, PLLC.  Finally, we are very excited to share with you a special project undertaken to celebrate our clients as we reach our 10 year anniversary!!

12:00 p.m. -1:30 p.m. WEMO Leadership Luncheon (Hynes, Ballroom C, 3rd Floor).  KP Law is proud to once again sponsor this very special portion of the MMA Annual Meeting.  This year, Lt. Governor-elect Kim Driscoll will be the key note speaker. 

2:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. – Workshop – Hot Topics in Municipal Law.   Join KP Law Member Matthew G. Feher, current President of the Massachusetts Municipal Lawyers Association (MMLA), who is moderating a panel discussing the impact on cities and towns of key federal and state cases, agency decisions, new laws and developing issues. 

9:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.- KP Law’s 10 Anniversary Reception (Sheraton Hotel, Republic Ballroom, 2nd Floor).  Visit with your favorite KP Law attorneys, relax, and spend time with friends and colleagues after a very busy day!  

**SATURDAY, January 21, 2023**

7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. – MMA Member Breakfast (Hynes, Ballroom B, 3rd Floor) – We are proudly sponsoring this popular event again this year.  As always, we are excited to see you there!

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.   KP Law Booth 1027.  If you didn’t have time Friday, visit the booth to catch up, brainstorm about a “late breaking” issue or question.  If you did come by on Friday, feel free to drop by again on Saturday!

Find KP Law at Booth 1027 or any of the listed events!


2023 Massachusetts Municipal Association Annual Meeting Handouts

PDF Evolution of a Chapter 40B Project
PDF Process for Amending a Zoning Bylaw or Ordinance
PDF Votes Act: Summary
PDF Legislative Update: Renewable Energy and Agricultural Land
PDF DHCD Issues Final Compliance Guidelines for MBTA Communities
PDF Legislative Update: Uniform Procurement Act and Municipal Finance Laws for School Districts
PDF Marijuana Reform: Parts I and II
PDF Opioid Settlements: Allocation of Funds
PDF Alcohol Licensing: Current Issues
PDF POST Commission Regulations: Update

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