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Jeffrey A. Bloom sees clients in both our Boston and Framingham offices. Since 1997, his practice has focused exclusively on counseling and advocating for clients regarding Medicaid eligibility, estate planning, elder and disability law, guardianship, probate administration and litigation, and planning for those with special needs.


Attorney Bloom is a frequent lecturer in programs for attorneys, financial advisors, accountants and social workers, and has appeared as a guest expert on elder and disability law on television and radio shows.


He is author of West Publishing™s first professional treatise on elder law for its widely utilized Massachusetts Practice Series, titled Elder Law in Massachusetts, to be released at the end of 2008. He is the co-author of Nursing Home MassHealth Eligibility for Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education™s Estate Planning for the Aging or Incapacitated Client in Massachusetts: Protecting Legal Rights, Preserving Resources, and Providing Health Care.


He has also authored numerous articles on elder and disability law for publications such as:
- The ElderLaw Report
- Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly
- Journal of the Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorneys
- Trusts and Estates magazine

He has served as an ombudsman for the Executive Office of Elder Affairs and also served on an Advisory Board of Health Law Advocates. Attorney Bloom is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, The Academy of Special Needs Planners, and the Massachusetts Bar Association.


Attorney Bloom received his B.A. in Economics from Brandeis University and his J.D. from Suffolk University Law School, where he was awarded the Best Brief Award for research and writing. Before joining Margolis & Bloom, he worked as a judicial clerk on both the Massachusetts Appeals and District Courts


Practice areas


  1. Elder Law: 50%
    19 years
  2. Estate Planning: 30%
    19 years
  3. Guardianship: 10%
    19 years
  4. Probate: 10%
    19 years



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Contact info

535 Boylston Street
8th Floor
Boston, MA, 02116

665 Franklin Street
Framingham, MA, 01702

300 Trade Center
Suite 2700
Woburn, MA, 01801

450 Washington Street
Dedham, MA, 02026

Margolis & Bloom, LLC

535 Boylston Street
Boston, MA, 02116

Margolis & Bloom, LLC

439 Washington Street
Dedham, MA, 02026



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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super LawyerBoston Magazine2011
Super LawyerBoston Magazine2010
Super LawyerBoston Magazine2009
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2008
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Attorney/PartnerMargolis & Bloom, LLP1997 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Academy of Elder Law AttorneysN/AN/A
Boston Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Massachusetts Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Jewish Family Services of MetrowestBoard MemberN/A
Health Law AdvocatesAdvisory BoardN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Andrews v. Commissioner of Medical AssistanceN/A
Cronin v. Commissioner of Medical AssistanceN/A
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Publication nameTitleDate
Massachusetts Practice SeriesElder Law2008
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Suffolk University Law SchoolN/AN/A1997
Brandeis UniversityEconomicsBA - Bachelor of Arts1994
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Senior Move ExpoEstate and Asset Protection PlanningN/A
Long-Term Care PlanningLong-Term Care PlanningN/A
Law School for Social WorkersMassHealth Eligibility for Nursing Home CareN/A