Allison L. Collins

Allison L. Collins “Allie” concentrates her practice in the areas of estate planning, estate administration, trust administration, and estate tax planning. Allie counsels individuals and families of all backgrounds and with varying degrees of wealth. She also advises closely-held business owners on ways to maximize, preserve and protect the value of their businesses through proactive
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Steven M. Cohen

Steven is a Partner in the firm’s Trusts and Estates and Private Client and Elder Law practice groups. For over 20 years, he has been dedicated to educating professionals and the community on the intricacies of elder law. Steven is a member of the Public Policy Committee of the Massachusetts Chapter of the National Academy
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Lynn E. O’Brien

Lynn focuses her practice on estate planning and the administration of trusts and estates. Her expertise includes designing, drafting, and implementing tax-efficient estate plans. She advises personal representatives and trustees in connection with the administration of estates and trusts. Lynn has also established and advised not-for-profit organizations; including the preparation and filing of applications for
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Joseph R. Tarby III

Joseph Tarby is a partner in the firm’s Real Estate practice group. He represents clients in the areas of zoning law, land use law, real estate law and liquor license law. He represents many national, regional and local property and shopping center developers, retailers and restaurants on leasing, zoning, land use and liquor license matters.
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David M. Shamberger

David is a Partner in the firm’s Corporate, Business and Tax practice group and Life Sciences and Emerging Growth Companies practice group.  As a seasoned corporate attorney, David has a diverse and broad-based corporate and transactional practice focused on mergers and acquisitions, private equity, venture capital, securities law, executive employment and equity compensation, early-stage and
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Donna M. White

Donna, a partner in the firm’s Trusts and Estates and Private Client practice group, represents clients in aspects of estate planning, including estate, gift and generation skipping transfer tax planning, with a focus on leveraged gifting techniques and other planning strategies involving irrevocable trusts and limited liability entities. She centers her practice around advising family-owned
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Kara A. Loridas

Kara is a partner who concentrates her practice in the areas of insurance coverage, insurance law, extracontractual or “bad faith” litigation, complex commercial and tort litigation, and appeals. Kara regularly appears as counsel for parties to litigation in state and federal trial and appellate courts. Kara also represents clients in arbitrations and mediations.

Jared D. Spinelli

Jared is a member of the firm’s Family Law department, concentrating his practice on all aspects of complex domestic relations law, including divorce, child custody and child support, alimony, paternity, asset valuation and division, as well as modification and contempt actions. He also has considerable experience drafting and negotiating prenuptial and postnuptial agreements. In addition
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Jeffrey A. Dretler

Jeff Dretler is a seasoned litigator and trusted counselor. He has more than twenty years of experience representing employers in state and federal courts and administrative agencies in cases involving discrimination, harassment, retaliation, wage and hour issues and the enforcement of non-competition agreements and protection of trade secrets. He also advises employers on day-to-day human
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Meredith A. Stratford

In her trusts, estates and probate practice, Meredith Stratford prepares comprehensive and highly personalized estate plans designed to preserve wealth, minimize estate tax, and provide for beneficiaries with special needs. She counsel clients on international estate tax planning and probate matters. Meredith regularly prepares federal and Massachusetts estate tax returns and federal gift tax returns.
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