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11th Annual Probate Law Conference

Date:

Date: Friday, November 17, 2023
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Location:

Sheraton Framingham
1657 Worcester Road
Framingham, MA, 01701

Program Code:

PLA24

Program Options:

Registration

MBA Member : $175.00
Non Member : $350.00

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The only probate conference you'll ever need!

The Massachusetts Bar Association welcomes back all probate law practitioners to the 11th Annual Probate Law Conference, which will be held in person at the Sheraton Framingham Hotel & Conference Center on Friday, Nov 17, from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Whether your focus is on estate planning, administration, probate litigation or guardianship/conservatorship matters, this conference provides something for everyone, from aspiring to veteran practitioners.

The conference will offer over 22 courses with multiple programming tracks providing timely updates.

Course topics include:

  • Estate planning basics 
  • Opening an estate under the MUPC and e-filing 
  • MassHealth updates 
  • Updates in probate law and practice 
  • Crisis MassHealth planning 
  • Health care and power of attorney litigation

Full conference agenda and faculty list to come.

The bound book of written materials for the 11th Annual Probate Law Conference will also be available for purchase in advance of the conference for $75 for MBA members and $100 for non-members. The conference registration fee includes a free copy of the ePublication for all.

If you would like to register multiple attorneys for the conference, please contact member services at (617) 338-0530.

This conference will be hosted in person at the Sheraton Framingham Hotel & Conference Center. Registration is required by 5 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 10, to participate in this program.

Faculty:

John G. Dugan, Esq., Conference Co-chair
Doherty, Dugan, Cannon, Raymond & Weil PC, Franklin
Kristin A. Monaco, Esq., Conference Co-chair
Nigro, Pettepit & Lucas LLP, Newburyport
Janice C. Nigro, Esq., Conferencec Co-chair
Nigro, Pettepit & Lucas LLP, Newburyport
Hon. John D. Casey, Chief Justice, Keynote Speaker
Probate & Family Court Department, Boston
Hon. Edward F. Donnelly, Jr., Faculty
Probate & Family Court Department, Boston
Hon. Susan L. Jacobs, Faculty
Bristol Probate and Family Court, New Bedford
Hon. Kimberly Moses-Smith, Faculty
Norfolk Probate and Family Court, Canton
Hon. George F. Phelan, Faculty
Norfolk Probate and Family Court, Canton
Hon. Lisa A. Roberts, Faculty
Plymouth Probate and Family Court, Brockton
Hon. Jennifer M. Rivera Ulwick, Faculty
Essex County Probate & Family Court -- Salem Session, Salem
Michael N. Barbadoro, Esq., Faculty
Norfolk Probate and Family Court, Canton
Luke C. Bean, Esq., Faculty
Rico, Murphy, Diamond & Bean LLP, Natick
Dr. Rebecca W. Brendel, Faculty
Harvard Medical School Center for Bioethics, Boston
Darian M. Butcher, Esq., Faculty
Butcher Law LLC, Boston
A. Hether Cahill, Esq., Faculty
Day Pitney LLP, Boston
Cameron Casey, Esq., Faculty
Choate, Hall & Stewart LLP, Boston
Marlee S. Cowan, Esq., Faculty
Rubin and Rudman LLP, Boston
Lisa M. Cukier, Esq., Faculty
Rubin and Rudman LLP, Boston
Maureen E. Curran, Esq., Faculty
Conn Kavanaugh Rosenthal Peisch Ford LLP, Boston
George L. Cushing, Esq., Faculty
McLane Middleton, Woburn
Leo J. Cushing, Esq., Faculty
Cushing & Dolan, P.C., Waltham
Cara J. Daniels, Esq., Faculty
Nigro, Pettepit & Lucas LLP, Wakefield
Hyman G. Darling, Esq., Faculty
Bacon Wilson P.C., Springfield
Patricia L. Davidson, Esq., Faculty
Mirick, O'Connell, DeMallie & Lougee LLP, Worcester
Tara E. DeCristoforo, Esq., Faculty
Middlesex Probate & Family Court, Woburn
Michele J. Feinstein, Esq., Faculty
Shatz, Schwartz and Fentin PC, Springfield
John J. Ford, Esq., Faculty
Northeast Justice Center, Lynn
Christina T. Geaney, Faculty
Land Court Department of the Trial Court, Boston
Samantha F. Gentel, Esq., Faculty
Generations Law Group, Acton
Brian R. Hachey, Esq., Faculty
Hachey Urbanoski, LLC, Boston
Eric P. Hayes, Faculty
Goodwin Procter LLP, Boston
Melissa A. Howitt, Esq., Faculty
Doherty, Dugan, Cannon, Raymond & Weil PC, Franklin
Thomas P. Jalkut, Esq., Faculty
Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP, Boston
Carol Cioe Klyman, Esq., Faculty
Shatz, Schwartz and Fentin PC, Springfield
Dale Krause, Esq., Faculty
Krause Financial Services, LLC, De Pere
Joseph D. Kropp, Esq., Faculty
Gilmore Rees & Carlson PC, Wellesley Hills
Melissa F. Langa, Esq., Faculty
Bove & Langa PC, Boston
Jennifer A. Maggiacomo, Esq., Faculty
Norfolk Probate and Family Court, Canton
Thomas J. McCord, Esq., Faculty
Nixon Peabody LLP, Boston
Ryan P. McManus, Esq., Faculty
Hemenway & Barnes LLP, Boston
Imelda Monaghan, Esq., Faculty
Wilchin Cosentino & Novins, Wellesley
Susan M. Mooney, Esq., Faculty
Dalton & Finegold, LLP, Wakefield
Melissa B. Morrow, Esq., Faculty
Old Republic National Title Insurance Company, Andover
Frank R. Mulé, Esq., Faculty
Rockland Trust Company, Boston
Dr. Elizabeth H. Nasser, Faculty
Clinical Psychologist, Northboro
Lisa M. Neeley, Esq., Faculty
Rubin and Rudman LLP, Boston
Edward Notis-McConarty, Esq., Faculty
Hemenway & Barnes LLP, Boston
Adam Nussenbaum, Esq., Faculty
Law Office of Adam Nussenbaum, Newtonville
Pamela Casey O'Brien, Esq., Faculty
Essex County Probate & Family Court -- Salem Session, Salem
James M. O'Sullivan, Esq., Faculty
O'Sullivan & Connolly PC, Norwell
Evelyn J. Patsos, Esq., Faculty
Probate & Family Court Department, Boston
Anastasia Welsh Perrino, Esq., Faculty
Barnstable Probate and Family Court, Barnstable
Laura F. Riccio, Esq., Faculty
Fedele & Murray, P.C., Norwood
Tannaz N. Saponaro, Esq., Faculty
Saponaro Law Offices, Wellesley
Mary H. Schmidt, Esq., Faculty
Verrill Dana LLP, Boston
Daniel M. Surprenant, Esq., Faculty
Surprenant & Beneski, PC, New Bedford
Mark W. Worthington, Esq., Faculty
Special Needs Law Group of Massachusetts, PC, Framingham
Joblin C. Younger, Esq., Faculty
Law Office of Joblin C. Younger PC, Beverly

Sponsoring Sections:

Probate Law Section

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