Professional Profile: The Hon. Rudolph Kass (ret.)
The Hon. Rudolph Kass (ret.) served as a justice of the Massachusetts Appeals Court from 1979 (with a one year hiatus when mediating for REBA Dispute Resolution) until his retirement as a recall judge on the Appeals Court bench in 2003. During that period he authored close to 2000 opinions, many in real estate-related fields. Prior to his appointment to the Appeals Court, Kass was a partner in the Boston firm of Brown, Rudnick, Freed & Gesmer, known today as Brown Rudnick Berlack Israels LLP, where his field of concentration was real estate law-related with an emphasis on government assisted housing.