Selected Speaking Engagements
February 2, 2016 Boston, Massachusetts Bar Association Roundtable Discussion with Experienced Practitioners and Industry Experts
Presenting a session on TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosure's impact on the real estate industry.
November 2, 2015 Norwood, Massachusetts Real Estate Bar Association Annual Conference
Presenting a session on trustee certificates.
May 5, 2014 Norwood, Massachusetts Real Estate Bar Association Spring Conference
Moderating a session on mortgage discharges.
We represent buyers, sellers, lenders, and condo associations. We act as lender's counsel for mortgage purchases and refinancing transactions. We advise condominiums on trustee appointments, budgets, condo fees, and general condo management. We handle title clearing and title issues involving estates, missing interests, missing discharges, and title insurance claims. We are title insurance agents for several title insurance companies.
Wills and Trusts
Estate planning including the preparation and administration of wills, revocable trusts, irrevocable trusts, health care proxies, durable powers of attorney, irrevocable life insurance trusts (ILITs) and related instruments for smooth, efficient and economical disposition of accumulated wealth with maximum flexibility and minimal tax liability.
We advise personal representatives, executors, trustees, and other fiduciaries in the administration and settlement of estates, with particular attention to creditor protection and the needs of disabled relatives.
At clients' direction, we serve as fiduciary in estate, escrow and other confidential arrangements.
We regularly handle non-standard and non-traditional situations including same-sex couples, foreign assets, non-citizen spouses, special needs beneficiaries, inherited wealth and difficult or estranged relationships.
We work with lottery winners and their professional advisors to ensure maximum privacy, flexibility and asset protection.
We advise clients on prenuptial agreements and post-nuptial agreements.
Settlement of Estates
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Co-counsel and specialized advice
For those who want a discreet, confidential second opinion, we provide prompt, cost-effective service.
A.B. with honors in medieval history, Brown University; "duly qualify'd for discharging the Offices of Life with usefulness and reputation".
Master's in Public and Private Management, Yale University.
J.D., Boston University.
Selected Recent Developments
Atty Weissman named to Board of Directors of the Real Estate Bar Association.
Atty Weissman quoted in the Boston Bar Association's Newsletter. Click here for more information
Selected Past Speaking Engagements
March 20, 2014 Lexington, MA Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorneys
Recent cases in estates and mortgages. 21 Depot Square, Lexington Center. 12:15 pm.
May 10, 2010 Westborough, MA Real Estate Bar Association Spring Conference
Title Standards in Action Click here for more information
May 13, 2010 Boston , MA Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education
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