Boston Estate Planning Lawyers

Massachusetts Estate Administration Lawyers

Our Boston estate planning attorneys at Gilman, McLaughlin & Hanrahan, LLP, have provided clients throughout eastern Massachusetts with careful counsel since 1973. We handle estate planning and administration matters with great empathy, compassion and attention to detail.

We have gained a strong reputation throughout the region for diligently responding to our clients' unique situations and concerns, and we are proud to have served multiple generations of many of the same families over the course of our firm's history.

Providing Services Targeted Toward Our Clients' Biggest Concerns

The knowledgeable estate planning and administration lawyers at our firm provide our clients with personalized counsel and representation in all matters involving Massachusetts estate and probate law. The following are some of the major services we offer:

  • Wills and trusts: Our experienced attorneys will devise the optimal approach for passing on your assets in accordance with your wishes. We regularly handle cases involving complex assets such as family businesses and vacation homes, and we are highly adept at assisting high-asset individuals with estate taxation planning.
  • Living wills and powers of attorney: Many of our clients are concerned about what will happen to them and who will make decisions on their behalf in the event that they become incapacitated. We help clients address these concerns by drafting durable powers of attorney, health care proxies and medical directives.
  • Probate and trust administration: Our attorneys assist clients with the administration of estates in probate as well as the administration of trusts. We are available to counsel and represent executors, trustees and other parties to estate cases, and we also frequently accept appointments as independent trustees.

Through careful estate planning, we are able to help our clients avoid many of the disputes that can arise when important issues are not clarified and settled in a timely fashion. To discuss your estate planning and administration needs with a skilled lawyer, contact us today.