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John B. Whalen Jr.

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  1. Found a peaceful resolution to a difficult situation

    Posted by a client,
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    • I recommend John Whalen.

    Attorney Whalen gained my trust up front by being very open about his professional background (with some personal anecdotes thrown in). I had been dealing with a very difficult and emotional estate matter, and he calmed my fears by finding a quick resolution.

  2. Superior experience with Attorney John B. Whalen, Jr.

    Posted by Johan, a Power Of Attorney client,
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    • I recommend John Whalen.
    • I hired John 6-12 months ago.
    • John handled my Power Of Attorney matter.
    • I have previously worked with 3-5 lawyers.

    John is an expert attorney, bar none, in matters of wills, estates, probate, powers of attorney, and trusts. John is the most sincere, down to earth, and trustworthy attorney one can hire. John is an excellent listener and will earnestly and thoroughly answer all of your questions. In doing so, John will set your mind at ease, "he's got this". He authentically cares about his client(s) and will do everything to ensure you are completely satisfied. John will treat you with the utmost respect. I highly recommend John and in doing so, I know he will exceed your expectations.

  3. John is your only logical choice when choosing a lawyer

    Posted by Rosemarie, a Estate Planning client,
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    • I recommend John Whalen.
    • I hired John more than 3 years ago.
    • John handled my Estate Planning matter.
    • I have previously worked with no lawyers.

    I have known John for many, many years. Being an attorney takes not only a thorough understanding of the law, but a compassion for the people as well. John is the most knowledgeable and compassionate person and attorney that I know. I cannot state this any more clearly: If you are in need of the services from a probate, wills, estate attorney, then you need John. He truly is the best.

  4. Trusted advisor

    Posted by krista,
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    • I recommend John Whalen.
    • I hired John 1-6 months ago.

    Grieving the loss of a loved one is painful enough, but coping with the added responsibilities that come with being executor of your loved one's estate can be truly overwhelming. John is compassionate and thoughtful, explains legal concepts in layman's terms without condescension, and renders advice in a clear, actionable manner.

  5. a good lawyer to have

    Posted by Lisa, a Wills client,
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    • I recommend John Whalen.
    • I hired John 1-3 years ago.
    • John handled my Wills / Living Wills matter.
    • I have previously worked with 1-2 lawyers.

    I've gone to John with several questions and he's always knowledgable, quick and explains
    in language I understand. He's always helpful and very easy to talk with.
    there's no airs here, just a nice man who you can talk to easily without
    fear. Being at ease is important to me because it allows me to ask anything
    I need answered!!! I have recommended him to other people without hesitation and they have
    been quite happy with his help, as well.

  6. Phenomenal Lawyer

    Posted by Jill,
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    • I recommend John Whalen.

    I am extremely grateful to attorney John B. Whalen's guidance, support and generosity during a very harrowing time in my life. Phone calls were answered in a timely manner and information requested was promptly delivered. His expertise is unparalleled. John Whalen exceeded my expectations with his professionalism and commitment for which I am forever grateful. Great lawyer - great human being.

  7. Very helpful in settling estate

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    • I recommend John Whalen.
    • I hired John 6-12 months ago.
    • I have previously worked with 3-5 lawyers.

    John wrote an Informal Settlement Agreement for me to use while settling my mother's estate. John did an excellent job, was easy to get a hold of, and explained everything I needed to know. I have three sisters and John's wording and expertise was key in getting agreement from my sisters.

  8. In my opinion, you can't do better.

    Posted by Mick, a Estate Planning client,
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    • I recommend John Whalen.
    • I hired John 1-3 years ago.
    • John handled my Estate Planning matter.

    John Whalen brought a wealth of experience, knowledge and integrity to my situation, and was able to answer all my questions honestly, whether the answer was favorable to my case or no. In a situation dealing with more money than I've ever seen., and matters of which I know not the first thing about, it was a great relief to have such a wonderful resource at my disposal! In my experience you simply can't do better.

  9. John is outstanding!

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    • I recommend John Whalen.

    John presents with a high degree of ethical behavior. His knowledge of the law coupled with his sincerity and concern make him an excellent attorney.

    He is responsive and he truly listens to what one has to say. In addition, he is caring and has an excellent sense of humor.

  10. John B. Whalen Jr. - knowledgeable, trustworthy, friendly

    Posted by Olya, a Wills client,
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    • I recommend John Whalen.
    • I hired John 1-3 years ago.
    • John handled my Wills / Living Wills matter.
    • I have previously worked with 1-2 lawyers.

    If you want to work with someone who will take time to understand your issue/request, who will offer professional advice, who deeply understands law, flexible and friendly, hire John. You will not be disappointed. You also will not be surprised by hidden fees as he charges per case, not per hour. I hired John to do my will, living will, and power of attorney, and I am very pleased with the quality of these documents and convenience of the process.