Staff Attorney, Families and Children’s Unit
J.D., Pace University School of Law (2007)
B.A., (magna cum laude) University of Massachusetts at Boston (1989)
Margery Kennard worked at Western Massachusetts Legal Services (WMLS) for over four years before the program joined with Legal Assistance Corporation of Central Massachusetts to form Community Legal Aid in 2011. Margery’s first two years at WMLS were as the Medicare Advocacy Project paralegal. Margery entered law school in 2004 and returned to WMLS in 2008 as a family law attorney. In law school, she was a student attorney in the Pace Environmental Litigation Clinic and worked at Kuntz, Spagnuolo, & Murphy, an education law firm. Margery’s work experience includes positions as field coordinator and manager of political campaigns.