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Marvin S Silver

Marvin S Silver

Practice areas:

Estate Planning, Business, Probate, Trusts, Elder Law

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1977

  1. Estate Planning: 50%
    38 years
  2. Probate: 15%
    38 years
  3. Business: 15%
    38 years
  4. Elder Law: 10%
  5. Trusts: 10%
    38 years


Payment Types:

Cash, Check

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Contact Info

Partridge Snow & Hahn LLP

1700 West Park Drive
Westborough, MA, 01581-3939




Professional Misconduct

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Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2015
Worcester Trusts and Estates "Lawyer of the Year"Best Lawyers in America2015
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2014
Massachusetts SuperlawyersLaw & Politics Media2013
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2013
Massachusetts SuperlawyersLaw & Politics Media2012
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2012
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2011
Massachusetts SuperlawyersLaw & Politics Media2011
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2010
Massachusetts SuperLawyersLaw & Politics Media2010
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2009
Massachusetts SuperLawyersLaw & Politics Media2009
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2008
Massachusetts SuperLawyersLaw & Politics Media2008

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerPartridge Snow & Hahn LLP2010 - Present
PartnerSeder & Chandler, LLP1977 - 2010


Association NamePosition NameDuration
American College of Trust and Estate CounselFellow1994 - Present
Estate & Business Planning Council of Worcester CountyPast President1984 - Present
Massachusetts Bar Association, Probate Law, Taxation, & Business Law SectionsN/A1977 - Present
Worcester County Bar Association, Trusts Tax & Estates Sectionpast-cochair1977 - Present


Publication NameTitleDate
PSH-Stepping StonesElder Abuse & Financial Exploitation2014
PSH-Stepping StonesConsider Capital Gains Taxes When Gifting2013
Massachusetts Bar AssociationPost-mortem Estate Planning1991
Massachusetts Bar Associationco-author: Federal & Massachusetts Estate Taxes: A Statutory Comparison1983
Worcester County Bar Association-LegalinesPrincipal Changes in Federal Estate & Gift Taxation1982


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Boston University School of LawTaxationLL.M - Master of Laws1981
Boston University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1977
Syracuse UniversityBusiness AdministrationBS - Bachelor of Science1974

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Whitney Place, WestboroughThe Essentials of Estate Planning2013
Metrowest Chamber of Commerce programEstate Planning-What You Need To Know2012
Central MA Connections-Tools for SuccessEstate Planning to Protect Families2010
WCBA Bench / Bar DayEstate Planning for Shareholders in Closely Held Businesses2006
WCBA Bar Day2001 Tax Act--Significant Changes to the Estate, Gift and Generation-skipping Transfer Tax2002
WCBA Bar DayEstate Planning for the General Practitioner2001
WCBA Bar DayInformation Needed to Prepare an Estate Plan1998
WCBA Bar DayTaxpayer Relief Act of 19971998
MCLE, Inc.Avoiding Common Estate Planning Errors1994
Massachusetts Bar Association Probate Law SectionPost-Mortem Estate Planning1993
MCLE, Inc.Avoiding Common Estate Planning Errors1992
Massachusetts Bar Association Probate Law SectionPost-Mortem Estate Planning1991
WCBA Tax SectionIssues Affecting the Preparation of Estate & Income Tax Returns1985
WCBA Spring PanelEstate and Gift Taxation & Estate Planning after ERTA1982