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Vincent E Bonazzoli

Trusts Attorney at Lynnfield, MA

5.0   1 review

About Vincent

Learn Vincent’s areas of practice.

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Practice areas
  1. Estate planning
    30%
    Specialties: Advanced and General Estate Planning, Retirement and Business Planning, Wealth Strategies and Planning, Trust and Estate Administration, Probate Administration and Medicaid Planning

    37 years

  2. Trusts
    30%
    Specialties: Advanced and General Estate Planning, Retirement and Business Planning, Wealth Strategies and Planning, Trust and Estate Administration, Probate Administration and Medicaid Planning

    37 years

  3. Elder law
    15%
    Specialties: Advanced and General Estate Planning, Retirement and Business Planning, Wealth Strategies and Planning, Trust and Estate Administration, Probate Administration and Medicaid Planning

    37 years

  4. Medicaid and medicare
    15%
    Specialties: Advanced and General Estate Planning, Retirement and Business Planning, Wealth Strategies and Planning, Trust and Estate Administration, Probate Administration and Medicaid Planning

    37 years

  5. Probate
    10%
    Specialties: Advanced and General Estate Planning, Retirement and Business Planning, Wealth Strategies and Planning, Trust and Estate Administration, Probate Administration and Medicaid Planning

    37 years

Vincent (Vinnie) Bonazzoli received his J.D. from Suffolk University Law School, and his B.A. in Psychology from Wesleyan University. Vinnie has been a practicing attorney since 1985, concentrating in estate planning, elder law, probate and trust administration. He has earned the Accredited Estate Planning (AEP®) designation and has been named a Massachusetts “Super Lawyer” every year since 2015. His firm, Family Estate Planning Law Group, has a unique ongoing client care program where he works closely with financial planners and other professionals to take care of families. With a flat rate, Vinnie and his team's approach focuses on you, your family, and the changes your family may be going through.

Vinnie has a consulting business, Client Care Academy, which trains law firms on implementing their own ongoing client care program. He has published a book, How an Ordinary Lawyer Creates and Sustains an Extraordinary Client Care Program, been quoted in the Wall Street Journal and appeared on television and radio talk shows. He is an Atticus coach and coaches attorneys in business, and over the course of Vinnie’s career he has trained and coached thousands of estate planning professionals.


I invite you to learn more about my firm, my team, and our ongoing client care program by exploring our website.

Together, we can take care of your family. Together, we plan for life®.

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The Team
Licensed for 36 years
State NH
Status Active
Acquired 2007
Updated 07/01/2010
State MA
Status Active
Acquired 1985
Updated 09/19/2022

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

Contact Vincent

Family Estate Planning Law Group
6 Kimball Lane, Suite 130
Lynnfield, MA, 01940

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Posted by Barry | September 14, 2012
A Gentleman
My wife Julie and I have experienced nothing but the best in terms of all aspects of the estate planning and maintenance process. For 6 years we have placed trust in his abilities and that of his staff. In addition , Vinnie and the staff are without question very nice, sincere, dedicated and caring people. Very impressed. Barry
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Cost

Rates
  • Free Consultation 120 minutes
  • Retainer Always
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Owner & Instructor
  • Client Care Academy
  • 2010 - Present
  • Instructor
  • Boston University
  • 2004 - Present
  • Managing Partner and Owner
  • Family Estate Planning Law Group d/b/a The Vincent E. Bonazzoli Law Firm, P.C.
  • 1990 - Present

Education

  • Suffolk University Law School
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1985
  • Wesleyan University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1982

Associations

  • National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
  • Member
  • 2016 - Present
  • Academy of Special Needs Planners
  • Member
  • 2016 - Present
  • ElderCounsel
  • Member
  • 2015 - Present
  • Boston Estate Planning Council
  • Member
  • 2007 - Present
  • New Hampshire Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2007 - Present
  • Atticus, Inc.
  • Practice Advisor
  • 2006 - Present
  • WealthCounsel, LLC
  • Member
  • 2003 - Present
  • Essex County Estate Planning Council
  • Member
  • 2003 - Present
  • Massachusetts Bar Association
  • Member
  • 1985 - Present
  • Real Estate Bar Association for Massachusetts
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Essex County Estate Planning Council
  • President
  • 2005 - 2006
  • National Network of Estate Planning Attorneys
  • Member
  • 1996 - 2005
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Awards

  • Selected as 2018 Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2018
  • Selected as 2017 Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2017
  • Selected as 2016 Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2016
  • Accredited Estate Planner
  • National Association of Estate Planners & Councils
  • 2016
  • Selected as 2015 Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2015
  • Certified Practice Advisor
  • Atticus, Inc.
  • 2006
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Speaking Engagements

  • Practice Growth Program
  • Using Time Templates in Your Law Practice
  • 2012
  • Mass WealthCounsel Forum
  • Time Management
  • 2012
  • Massachusetts Real Estate
  • Asset Protection & Real Estate
  • 2012
  • Northern Essex Community College
  • Basic Estate Planning
  • 2012
  • National Association of Personal Financial Advisors
  • Highlights of the New Estate & Gift Tax Legislation
  • 2011
  • Northern Essex Community College
  • Alphabet Soup of Trusts
  • 2011
  • New York Life
  • Highlights of New Estate & Gift Tax Legislation
  • 2011
  • Boston Estate Planning Council
  • Keeping Estate Plans Current
  • 2010
  • NECC Continuing Professional Education
  • Ever-Changing Estate Plan Techniques
  • 2010
  • DC Metro WealthCounsel Forum
  • Client Maintenance Programs
  • 2010
  • Phoenix WealthCounsel Forum
  • Client Maintenance Program
  • 2010
  • National Association of Personal Financial Advisors
  • Medicaid Planning
  • N/A
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Attorney endorsements

Received (13)
Given (11)
Estate planning Attorney | May 08
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Vinnie is the most innovative attorney I know. His continuing care program for clients truly sets him apart. He works diligently and thoughtfully and it’s a pleasure to work with him."
Estate planning Attorney | Jul 18
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Vincent Bonazzoli is an Estate Planning Attorney who most notably truly cares about his clients. Vinnie thrives on relationships with his clients, their families and other professionals. To that end, Vinnie heads up the Client Care Academy, as its founder, training other estate planning professionals how to care for their clients by making sure that they not only have the best estate plan but one that works because it was properly funded, maintained and updated as needed over time. The Client Care Academy is unique. It not only educates estate planning professionals on how to care for their clients, but it encourages strategic networking among the profession advisors of each client. Vinnie has an impeccable reputation with other professionals as an excellent lawyer, a man of integrity and a true expert in estate planning such that other professionals collaborate with Vinnie to obtain the best result for their clients. I highly recommend Vinnie to any potential client."
Estate planning Attorney | Jan 31
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Vincent is a honest man with a great work ethic! He always keeps his client's interests first."
Estate planning Attorney | Sep 06
Relationship: Other
"I endorse this lawyer."
Estate planning Attorney | Feb 19
Relationship: Friend
"I endorse this lawyer. Vinnie is a great lawyer and knows how to assist individuals and families in achieving their goals to protect their loved ones and achieve peace of mind."
Unknown Attorney | Feb 14
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I have known Vinnie for 15 years, and, co counseled on a number of cases with him. Vinnie is a very caring advisor, and a great teacher. His explanations are clear and concise, and he has a thorough knowledge of estate planning for estates of all sizes. He has an amazing support team and his client care system in the industry model. I strongly endorse Vinnie."
Estate planning Attorney | Jan 24
Relationship: Other
"I have know Vinnie for many years through a professional organization. I was so impressed with Vinnie and his organization that I joined his Client Maintenance Academy. Vinnie is an exceptional advisor to clients and attorneys alike. I'm proud to call him my friend."
Estate planning Attorney | Oct 23
Relationship: Other
"Vincent Bonazzoli and I belong to several professional organizations together. He is very knowledgeable and a strong advocate for his clients. He is the most serious and intellectual attorney I know who is state of the art in all matters."
Estate planning Attorney | Oct 19
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Vinnie is one of the national thought leaders in his field. He is not only an effective practitioner with a caring approach, he is an innovator who teaches and coaches other attorneys. I strongly endorse him."
Elder law Attorney | Jul 31
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse this Vince as an excellent and highly skilled attorney."
Estate planning Attorney | Sep 01
Relationship: Friend
"I have known Vinnie for many years. He is an excellent attorney and educator. He spends many hours every year attending events to better his practice, so as to provide a better service to his clients. I would feel very comfortable referring any person I know to Vinnie. I know they would be well taken care of."
Estate planning Attorney | Aug 27
Relationship: Other
"I've known Vinnie about 10 years. Few attorneys I've known work as hard as he does to continue to develop his skills, knowledge and character for the benefit of those he serves. He is absolutely dedicated to doing his best for his clients, family and community. He is absolutely trustworthy and reliable."
Ethics and professional responsibility Attorney | Apr 29
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Vinnie Bonazzolli is an extraordinary attorney. I wouldn’t hesitate to endorse him or any member of his firm. He brings to bear not only compassion and commitment to helping his clients, but strong analytical abilities and a unique perspective and practice in supporting families on an ongoing basis. He’s a tremendous individual and one any family would be proud to call their attorney."
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Lynnfield Trusts Lawyer Vincent E Bonazzoli
Vincent E Bonazzoli
Trusts Attorney
Lynnfield, MA
Licensed for 36 years
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