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My firm helps clients in the Greater Boston area in the areas of elder law, estate planning, guardianship, special needs planning, and estate administration. We approach each case with thoughtfulness and compassion, and aim to make seemingly overwhelming situations manageable. Our holistic approach can include building a supportive team for you, which may include geriatric care managers, financial advisors, and other professionals. Call today to ask how we can help you or a loved one.



Practice areas


  1. Elder Law: 25%
    18 years
  2. Estate Planning: 20%
    18 years
  3. Probate: 20%
    18 years
  4. Guardianship: 20%
    22 years
  5. Medicaid & Medicare: 15%
    18 years



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Contact info

Golden Law Center

200 Highland Avenue, Suite 302
Needham, MA, 02494-3035


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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerGolden Law Center1998 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
The Price CenterMember, Human Rights Committee2014 - Present
Massachusets Bar AssociationMember2006 - Present
National Academy of Elder Law AttorneysMember1998 - Present
Massachsetts Guardianship AssociationBoard of Directors2009 - 2014
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Conservatorship of DITitle in house transferred to community spouse.
Mr. and Mrs. WEstate planning documents signed
Estate of RSAvoided probate
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Publication nameTitleDate
Massachusetts Lawyers WeeklyDOMA Repeal Monitored by Estate Planners2013
The Guardian - Massachusetts Guardianship AssociationEstate Planning for Persons with a Disability2011
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Boston College Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1993
Boston CollegePolitical ScienceA.B.1982
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Joint Committee on Health Care FinancingTestimony on Medicaid Undue Hardship Waiver Bill2015
Guardianship and Conservatorship: The Nuts and BoltsTraining for paralegals2015
Needham Council on Aging Lunch and LearnHot Topics in Elder Law2013
Avery Crossings speaker seriesPlanning for the Cost of Long-Term Care2012
Northbridge PACSpecial Needs Planning2011
Major national reverse mortgage lender trainingMassachusetts Probate Law Basics2011
Major national reverse mortgage lenderConservatorship Basics2011
Children's Hospital BostonEstate and Financial Issues for Aging Parents2011
BlogTalk RadioPowers of Attorney 3/10/11 10AM EST2011
The Divorce Center, WellesleyDivorce and Special Needs Planning for Professionals2010
Seniors Today, WMRC RadioElder Law2010
Needham Council on AgingReal Estate Issues for Seniors2010
Presentation to paralegal studentsElder Law Careers for Paralegals2008
Jimmy Myers ShowEstate Planning and Elder Law2007