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David J Correira

David J Correira

Practice areas:

Estate Planning, Litigation, Guardianship, Tax, Business

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Languages Spoken: German, Portuguese, Spanish, French

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1989

  1. Business: 20%
  2. Tax: 20%
  3. Guardianship: 20%
  4. Litigation: 20%
  5. Estate Planning: 20%

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Check

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Contact Info

Correira & Correira, LLP

20 Park Plaza.
Boston, MA, 02116

Correira & Correira LLP

127 Dorrance Street
Providence, RI, 02903

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
RIAuthorized to practice law199007/31/2015
MAActive198904/17/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Professional Achievement and Community ServiceBridgewater State College2009
Super Lawyer in New EnglandSuper Lawyers2009
Super Lawyer in MassachusettsSuper Lawyers2009
Super Lawyer in Rhode IslandSuper Lawyers2008
Pro Bono PublicoMassachusetts Bar Association2005
Pro Bono PublicoRhode Island Supreme Court2004
Pro Bono PublicoBristol County Estate Planning Council1996

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerHolland & Knight LLP2002 - 2005

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Boston Estate Planning CouncilProgram Committee2009 - Present
Rhode Island Estate Planning CouncilMember2007 - Present
National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Practice Management SectionCo-Chairman1998 - 1999
National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (Massachusetts Chapter)Director1997 - 2000
Bristol County Estate Planning CouncilPresident1995 - 1996
Rhode Island Bar AssociationEditorial Board1991 - 1993
Massachusetts Bar AssociationMember1989 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1989 - Present
Portuguese American Bar AssociationFounding MemberN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
McManus v. McManus, 354 F. Supp. 2d 62 (D. Mass. 2005)Final Settlement in Client's Favor
Dedrick v. Commissioner of Div. of Medical Assistance, 65 Mass. App. Ct. 1120, 842 N.E. 2d 99Final Resolution in Client's Favor
Clark v. Dehner (Lawyers Weekly No. 12-177-09) (Murtagh, J.) (Middlesex Superior Court) MICV2008-02427Ruling in Client's Favor

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Lexis Nexis PublishingMassachusetts Elder Law2014
Estate Planning, MCLEAsset Protection Trusts2010
Wills, Trusts & Estates, MCLEConstruction of Wills & Trusts Chapter2009
Estate Planning JournalDisability Trusts that allow a Client to Qualify for Medicaid2003
Personal & Financial Planning, West Law PublishingMedicaid Planning, two chapters2003
Estate Planning JournalThe Interaction of Estate Planning and Medicaid Planning Strategies2000
Journal of Asset ProtectionOffshore Trusts: Destination Belize2000
Estate Planning JournalPrivate Annuities and Installment Notes in Medicaid Planning1998
Lawyers WeeklyThe Convergence of Medicaid and Estate Planning1997
Best of MCLE JournalEstate Planning, Don't Let Your Clients Leave Their Home Without it1996

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
St. Edmund Hall, Oxford UniversityInternational TaxAdvanced Legal Studies2010
Boston University School of LawTax & Estate PlanningAdvanced Legal Studies1996
Harvard University Law SchoolAdvanced Civil LitigationAdvanced Legal Studies1995
New England School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1989
University of Rhode IslandPublic Administration &Public PolicyMPA - Masters of Public Administration1984
Bridgewater State CollegePolitical Science &CommunicationsBA - Bachelor of Arts1980

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Trust & Estate LitigationTrust & Estate Litigation2008
Bullish Estate Planning in a Bear MarketEstate Tax Planning2008