John L Roberts

John L Roberts

Probate Attorney

Springfield, MA





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Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Fixed (Sometimes)

Client Reviews

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Testimonial for John L Roberts

Posted by: Robin 6 months ago.

I continued working for many years, even though the disability was severe. When I could no longer work, I applied for Social Security Disability,...

Disability claims

Posted by: Yvonne 6 months ago.

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. I worked with Attorney Roberts on a case involving what is often described as an “invisible disability.”...
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Stephen J Spano
Stephen Spano

Saugus, MA

10 months ago

Relationship: Other

I endorse this lawyer. John is an incredibly intelligent and compassionate attorney. His dedication to elder law and the plight of the...
Judith A. McDougall-Flynn
Judith McDougall-Flynn

Rockland, MA

About 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I've worked with John for a few years on the Board of Directors of the Mass Chapter of NAELA, where he has dedicated a great deal of time and...
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1990 License Status: Active for the state of Connecticut.
Last updated by Avvo: 10/07/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1987 – 1987

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission


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1989 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Western New England College School of Law


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2009 Member of the Year

National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (Massachusetts Chapter)


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National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys

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Showing 2 of 7 publications

2012 Eight Questions to Help Clients Avoid Antipsychotic Medications


2011 Erratic behavior and memory loss: Help your clients find alternatives to antipsychotic medication

The ElderLaw Report

Speaking Engagements

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2010 Ways to avoid the need for Probate Court Guardianship, and to obtain eligbility for care paid by Medicaid and Veterans Benefits.

at Putting the Pieces Together Before, During and After a Nursing Home Admission

2010 Power of Attorney, Health Care Proxy, Guardianship, Conservatorship

at Legal and Financial Issues for People with Alzheimer's

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