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Jennifer P Heald

Jennifer P Heald

Practice areas:

Litigation, Estate Planning, Wills & Living Wills, Trusts, Landlord & Tenant

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1990

  1. Litigation: 35%
    24 years, 2 thousand cases
  2. Wills & Living Wills: 20%
    10 years, 200 cases
  3. Estate Planning: 20%
    10 years, 300 cases
  4. Trusts: 15%
    8 years, 50 cases
  5. Landlord & Tenant: 10%
    22 years, 1.5 thousand cases

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($200/hour), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes), Free Consultation (10 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Adam Scott Minsky

    I endorse this lawyer. We are members of the same professional association, and I've known Attorney Heald to be resourceful and willing to help out her colleagues.

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    Adam Minsky Education Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Christopher Borzumato

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    Christopher Borzumato Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

791 Main Road
PO Box 3599
Westport, MA, 02790

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MAActive200304/17/2015
NJAdministrative - Not authorized to practice199005/29/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Gail Chester Outstanding Attorney AwardLegal Services of New Jersey1999
BA with honors (cum laude)University of Massachusetts - Amherst1985

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Owner and Solo PracitionerLaw Office of Jennifer P. Heald2007 - Present
Staff AttorneySoutheastern Massachusetts Legal Assistance Corp.2000 - 2004
Staff AttorneyMiddlesex County Legal Services Corp.1999 - 2000
Staff AttorneyBergen County Legal Services Corp.1990 - 1999

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Unitarian Memorial Church in Fairhaven, MAPresident2010 - 2011
Bristol County Estate Planning CouncilMember2008 - Present
Bristol County Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
Massachusetts Bar AssociationMember2000 - Present
New Jersey Bar AssociationMember1990 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Credit Shelter Trusts or Marital Deduction TrustsSucessful
Living Trusts or Donor TrustsSucessful

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Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Case Western Reserve University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1990
University of Massachusetts, AmherstInterdisciplinary StudiesBA - Bachelor of Arts1985

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
You do Not have to be Rich to do Estate PlanningWills, Power of Attorneys and Health Care Proxies2010
Taking the Legal Steps Necessary to Rent Your PropertyLegal Advise for Landlords2010
Living Trust BasicsLiving Trusts2010
Estate Planning Day at Bristol Community CollegeOverview of Basic Estate Planning Documents2010