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Susan A Atlas

Susan A Atlas

Practice areas:

Estate Planning, Probate, Guardianship

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1992

  1. Estate Planning: 70%
    23 years
  2. Probate: 25%
    23 years
  3. Guardianship: 5%
    23 years

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

1 total 

  • Michael M. Yalovenko

    I endorse this lawyer. Over the years I have referred numerous clients to attorney Atlas. She has served very well. She possesses a thorough understanding of the practice area and is the best person in my opinion to go to when one is facing an estate planning issue.

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    Michael Yalovenko Immigration Attorney
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Contact Info

Susan A. Atlas, Esq., LL.M

121 Brick Kiln Road
Suite 207
Chelmsford, MA, 01824

Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NHAuthorized to practice law200006/10/2011
MAActive199204/14/2015
FLMember in Good Standing199208/12/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Nominated outstanding faculty memberStudent Government Association-Suffolk University2008
Certificate of Honor and Distinction17th Leadership Greater Manchester2003
AV ratingMartindale-Hubbell2001
Magna Cum LaudeMagna Cum Laude1992
memberMoot Court Board1992
Wills & Trusts, Family Law and Criminal LawAmerican Jurisprudence Awards1990
Best Oral AdvocateMoot Court Board Competition1990

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
ProfessorBunkerhill Community College2011 - Present
Adjunct ProfessorMiddlesex Community College2008 - 2011
Adjunct ProfessorSuffolk University2006 - 2011
ShareholderSheehan Phinney Bass + Green, PA2000 - 2006
Adjunct ProfessorSuffolk University Law School1994 - 2011

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Nashua Community College Paralegal Advisory CommitteeMember2008 - Present
Manchester Historic AssociationDirector2004 - 2006
New Hampshire Bar AssociationMember2000 - Present
New Hampshire Women's Bar AssociationMember2000 - Present
Hew Hampshire Estate Planning CouncilMember2000 - Present
Child Health ServicesDirector2000 - 2003
Golden Tones, IncDirector1994 - 2007
Massachusetts Bar AssociationMember1992 - Present

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Boston University Law SchoolTaxationLL.M - Master of Laws1995
Suffolk University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1992
Boston Universitysociology and psychologyBA - Bachelor of Arts1989

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Suffolk University Law School-Advanced Legal StudiesTrials and Tribulations of Estate Administration under the MUPC2012
American Bar Association, Real Property, Trust and Estate Law SectionThe Use of Paralegals in Estate Planning and Estate Administration2012
Massachusetts Probate & Family Court Spring ConferenceMA Uniform Probate Code2011
Comprehensive Estate Planning: Techniques & Tweaks under the MUPCThe New Massachusetts Uniform Probate Code2011
Jumpstarting Your Practice: From Backpack to BriefcaseHow to Draft a Simple Will2010