Hingham Trusts Attorneys — 7 found

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  1. Hingham Trusts Attorney Brian E Barreira

    Brian Barreira

    Since 1996, the law office of Brian E. Barreira has provided legal services to individuals, married couples, senior citizens, business owners, disabled persons and their families in... more
    Licensed for 30 years - $280-$320/hour
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    10.0

  2. Hingham Trusts Attorney Danielle G. Van Ess

    Danielle Van Ess

    Danielle G. Van Ess is a Massachusetts born and raised attorney-mama of 4 children (currently between 1 and 10 years old) who’s excited about helping people add to, protect, & move... more
    Licensed for 14 years - Retainer (Always)
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    8.8

  3. Hingham Trusts Attorney Ronald F. Driscoll

    Ronald Driscoll

    Hingham, MA Trusts Attorney
    Licensed for 23 years
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    6.7

  4. Hingham Trusts Attorney Stephen Christopher Warneck

    Stephen Warneck

    Hingham, MA Trusts Attorney
    Licensed for 16 years
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    6.6

  5. Hingham Trusts Attorney Carl B Arlanson

    Carl Arlanson

    Hanover, MA Trusts Attorney
    Licensed for 47 years
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    6.5

  6. Hingham Trusts Attorney Michael Thomas Baker

    Michael Baker

    Hingham, MA Trusts Attorney
    Licensed for 10 years
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  7. Hingham Trusts Attorney Kateri MacDonald-Bousaleh

    Kateri MacDonald-Bousaleh

    Client Review: I have worked as a realtor in Massachusetts for many years and I have met a number of lawyers thr...
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    Licensed for 19 years
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Trusts

A trust is an arrangement whereby someone owns and manages money or property for another person's benefit. Like a guardianship, a trustee has decision-making authority over the trust property, but no court is involved in the trustee's action–the person who creates the trust defines the scope of the trustee's power. There are many different trust types, including probate trusts, income trusts, spendthrift trusts, and educational trusts. For example, a living trust allows you to manage your property while you are alive and to direct who will manage it if you become incapable of doing so. In essence, you choose your own “guardian” in advance and avoid having the court do it for you. A trust attorney reviews the many reasons for establishing a trust with you, and can ensure your trust will be legally valid.