Practice area specialties in estate planning, trusts and estates, taxation, and... more
Practice area specialties in estate planning, trusts and estates, taxation, and estate administration, as well as corporate work and business transactions primarily for closely held companies. Extensive experience with advice to family held companies with respect to business succession planning, and representation of the owner with respect to the sale of a closely held business.
Jim sees the role of a good business lawyer as that of a coach. As a college athlete... more
Jim sees the role of a good business lawyer as that of a coach. As a college athlete and later a youth sports coach, he learned that a good coach is an advisor, a motivator and a problem solver. As a lawyer, he works to understand clients' circumstances and their concerns so that he can provide sound counsel based on what fits their needs and is in the best interests of their businesses. He... view profile
Nancy's reputation as a litigator who has no fear of taking a case to trial doesn't... more
Nancy's reputation as a litigator who has no fear of taking a case to trial doesn't go quite far enough. The truth is, she enjoys going to court; it's where she's most at home. Still, Nancy recognizes that going to trial isn't always in the best interest of her clients, and her primary objective is to resolve conflicts expeditiously and economically. Whether that means going to trial, reach... view profile
Jeffrey McCormick has been named Springfield's Personal Injury Litigator of the Year... more
Jeffrey McCormick has been named Springfield's Personal Injury Litigator of the Year for 2011 by Best Lawyers, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. Only a single lawyer in each specialty in each community is being honored as theLawyer of the Year . Jeff is one of only three attorneys in the State of Massachusetts to be awarded this honor for Persona... view profile
Michael’s practice is focused on civil litigation, including disputes involving... more
Michael’s practice is focused on civil litigation, including disputes involving employment and labor law, workers’ compensation, personal injury, medical malpractice, housing, civil rights, First Amendment, and municipal law. Prior to joining Lesser, Newman & Nasser, Michael practiced at the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights in Boston,Massachusetts, where he represented victims of race and ... view profile
Attorney Ann (Ami) I. Weber, concentrates her practice in the areas of estate tax... more
Attorney Ann (Ami) I. Weber, concentrates her practice in the areas of estate tax planning, estate administration, probate, and elder law. Ami has a particular interest in creative estate planning for authors and artists, and farmers and landowners.
Pat has a very successful track record as a trial lawyer, though she believes that... more
Pat has a very successful track record as a trial lawyer, though she believes that she serves clients best by keeping them out of the courtroom. Pat has a practical and experienced outlook on workplace issues, ranging from personnel policies to discrimination and sexual harassment. She provides solid, workable advice to employers on creating workplaces where employees are satisfied and prod... view profile