Attorneys

 

Morjieta Derisier, Esq.

EMAIL: morjieta@baystatelawpllc.com

 

 

Attorney Derisier is a native of Boston and currently resides in the South Shore. She is graduate of Suffolk University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology and a minor in business. At Suffolk University she was a Trustee’s Ambassador and worked closely with the Admissions office. She was also a member of the honor society Alpha Delta Sigma.  Shortly thereafter, she attended the Massachusetts School of Law (“MSL”) for her legal degree. While at MSL, she was member/participant of the Thurgood Marshall Mock Trial Competition (“TMMTC”). The TMMTC consists of teams of law school student who compete locally in the northeast area and then nationally against schools across the country. As a member of this completion, her team excelled to make it to the national level two years in a row. Additionally, while at MSL, she was the president of the Delta Theta Phi Law Fraternity as well as the Black Law Student Association.

 

In her current capacity Attorney Derisier is a Member of the Suffolk Lawyers for Justice, a criminal law panel that assists indigent residents in Suffolk County. She has also participated on the Volunteer Lawyers Project  assisting low income residents with varies types of Cases.

 

AREAS OF PRACTICE:

Criminal Defesne

Real Estate Law

BAR ADMISSION:

June 2012

EDUCATION:

Suffolk University – B.A. Sociology and minor in Business

HONORS AND AWARDS:

Thurgood Marshall Mock Trial Competition – National Finalist

 

 

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS:

Boston Bar Association

Massachusetts Black Woman Association

Massachusetts Black Lawyers Association

Suffolk Lawyers for Justice

Sheryl R. Furnari, Esq.

EMAIL: sherylf@baystatelawpllc.com 

 

 

Sheryl R. Furnari is a founding partner at BayState Law Group PLLC When Sheryl is not in Court litigating you can find her mentoring and teaching law school students. 

 

Sheryl R. Furnari is a founding partner at BayState Law Group P.L.L.C. When Sheryl is not in Court litigating you can find her mentoring and teaching law school students for

LawTutors. Sheryl began her legal career at Massachusetts School of Law. After obtaining her Jurist

Doctorate in 2009, she went back to school to study global law and technology at Suffolk Law. At Suffolk, Sheryl received her Legal Masters of Law in 2013. Sheryl is BayStates head trial litigator and has a background in alternative resolutions to dispute. Sheryl is a certified

conciliator.

AREAS OF PRACTICE:

Family Law & Probate

School Advocacy

Landlord Tenant,

Civil Litigation.

BAR ADMISSION:

December 2009 Massachusetts,

August 2014 Massachusetts Federal Bar

EDUCATION:

Massachusetts School of Law Juris Doctate 2009,

Suffolk Law Legal Masters in Global 

Law and Technology 2011

 

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS: Massachusetts Bar Association Board MemberMassachusetts Bar Association General Member 

Boston Bar Association Member

Massachusetts Black Women Lawyers Member