Justices of the Peace

Justices of the Peace are individuals appointed by the State and there limits as the number allowed in any one community.

In Halifax, besides any religious officials, there are three Justices of the Peace:

  • Susan M Lawless, 22 Marjorie Drive, term expires January 2, 2022   781-831-1387
  • Francis L. Marini, 14 Marilyn Way, term expires January 2, 2022
  • William M. Shaughnessy, 21 Wamsutta Avenue, term expires November, 20, 2020

Justices of the Peace - Frequently Asked Questions
Justices of the Peace - Application