Estate and Elder Law Solutions

Ferriter Law provides estate planning services, wills, trusts, elder law services, asset protection and Medicaid planning to families just like you. Are you looking for estate law and estate litigation legal services in Springfield, Holyoke, Northampton, Chicopee and across Massachusetts and Connecticut? Families have come to trust Ferriter Law for decades to handle the complexities of these tough legal issues.

At Ferriter Law we believe in addressing your need for both elder law planning on disability, and estate planning on death. Don’t lose assets to a nursing home because there is no elder law component of your estate plan. Many times families find out too late that their elder plan covering disability was inadequate and resulted in the loss of assets to the family.


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Experience


Ferriter Law provides the complete range of estate planning and elder law services that families need. We have been protecting families for decades with superior results. Not only do we plan for the inevitability of death, but should you or a loved one become disabled, we have the experience to handle the Medicaid issues.

So how can we help you and your family? If you are looking for an estate attorney in Springfield, Holyoke, Northampton, Chicopee or anywhere in Massachusetts or Connecticut, call us today. As an experienced estate litigation lawyer in Massachusetts, we also handle the complex issues that sometimes need to be litigated in the court system. Don’t find out too late how important a quality estate litigation lawyer is in making sure your rights are protected.

Expertise


  • Elder Law Estate Planning

  • Estate Administration and Probate

  • Living Trusts

  • Special Needs Trusts

  • Medicaid Strategies

  • Wills


A History Of Service To The Community

  • Trustee, Board Secretary, Finance Committee Chair, Presidential Search Committee Holyoke Community College

    May 2011 – Present Strategic planning and organizational development for Holyoke Community College.

  • Trustee and Member of Grant Review Committee Massachusetts Bar Foundation

    January 2004 – Present Trustee of the charitable arm of the Massachusetts Bar Association tasked with reviewing and awarding grants from funds raised through interest paid on lawyer trust accounts to promote justice in Massachusetts.

  • Baystate Health, Hospice Volunteer

    November 2014 – Present Assisting patients and families with end of life transitions.

  • Hampden County Bar Association,Arbitrator of Legal Fee Disputes

    February 2014 – Present Hold hearings and make decisions regarding fee disputes between clients and lawyers.

  • Greater Holyoke Chamber of Commerce Foundation, Clerk and Board Member

    September 2014 – Present Organizational leadership and strategic development to assist local businesses and the community.

  • Yale University, Judge of Moot Court Regional Competition

    February 2014 – February 2015 Presided over law school students arguing and conducting examinations in trial competition.

  • Hampden County Bar Association, Board Member and Treasurer

    September 2000 – February 2015 Recognized as a leader of the legal profession in Western Massachusetts.

  • Greater Holyoke Chamber of Commerce, Treasurer and Board Chair

    April 2007 – September 2014 Organizational leadership and strategic development to assist local businesses.

  • Project Handgun Remove, Treasurer

    January 2002 – December 2011 Managed finances of NGO with mission to remove handguns from the streets and partnered with law enforcement agencies to achieve strategic and operational goals.

  • United Way of Pioneer Valley, Board Chair and Campaign Chair

    May 2007 – June 2010 Strategic leadership for the Non-Profit Community of Western Massachusetts.

  • Providence Place, Board Chair and Director

    2000 – 2010 Organizational leadership, strategic planing and development at a premier retirement community.

  • Mount Marie Nursing Center, Director

    2000 – 2008 Strategic planning and development at a premier continuing care retirement community.

  • Rotary International, President and Board Chair

    1998 – 2004 Community leadership, strategic planning and development of service club providing local college scholarships and international water purification systems.

  • The Loomis Communities, Director

    1990 – 2000 Strategic planning and development at a premier continuing care retirement community.