Seminar: Drafting Successful Medicaid Trusts

Seminar: Drafting Successful Medicaid Trusts MCLE New England presents: Creating an effective Medicaid trust requires not only a deep understanding of trust law, but also of estate and tax planning. You must know how to draft trust terms that will get approved—not...

Karen Johnson Receives Deborah Thomson Award

Karen Johnson Receives Prestigious Award for Legislative Advocacy We are proud to announce that Karen Johnson received the 2020 Deborah Thomson award for legislative advocacy from the Massachusetts Chapter of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys. Attorney...

Seminar: When & How to Decant Trusts

Seminar:  When & How to Decant Trusts MCLE New EnglandProgram Alert Understand this powerful tool for leaving behind unwanted trust terms.  Decanting has been gaining in popularity, but what is it and when can you do it? Decanting is the act of pouring assets from...

Don’t Write on Your Original Documents!

Don’t Write on Your Original Documents! You’ve put it off for years, but you have finally bitten the bullet and gotten your Last Will and Testament completed by a local attorney. The day comes and you go to the local attorney’s office to sign on the line above...

How to Terminate a Trust Seminar

How to Terminate a Trust: The 60-Minute Lawyer Attorney Karen Johnson is a featured instructor for a special seminar on June 22 for attorneys to learn about the many ways and reasons to terminate a trust, the rights of the vested beneficiaries and safeguards for...

Nursing Home Questions

Nursing Home QuestionsMADGE & JOHNSON, PC Dear valued clients and friends, Do you have a loved one residing in a nursing home or assisted living residence during the COVID-19 crisis? Are you unsure what you should do to keep your loved one safe? Here are some...