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Julia K. Abbott

Attorney Julia K. Abbott is a top-rated Estate Planning attorney and partner with the firm, where she focuses her practice on the areas of estate planning, elder law, probate and trust administration.

Attorney Abbott has helped many high net worth individuals and families handle a wide range of estate planning needs during her career over the past 24 years. This includes drafting estate planning documents such as revocable trusts, life insurance trusts, gifting trusts, inheritor’s trusts, and IRA retirement plan trusts. She has significant experience planning for families with retirement assets, and planning gifting strategies for high net worth families along with managing complex issues related to trust splits, grantor or beneficiary deaths, and trust terminations.

Attorney Abbott is an active member of the Boston Estate Planning Council, Wealth Counsel, Advisors Forum, and Elder Counsel. She was rated a Five Star Wealth Manager by Boston Magazine from 2010-2017.

“My wife and I used Julia to update our estate planning documents. She quickly understood our goals, gave us well thought out alternatives and was very responsive and professional.”
– Michael

“Attorney Abbott was very professional in assisting us with our estate planning. She is knowledgeable and extremely professional. All work was completed in a very organized manner. She was accessible and responded to all questions and concerns via a phone call or email in a very timely manner. We are grateful for her welcoming and kind demeanor with which she shared her expertise with us. Ms. Abbott is a true professional. We highly recommend her.”
-Peter and Ginny

Attorney Abbott received her undergraduate degree from Smith College, and her J.D. from Suffolk Law School, where she was the recipient of the Corpus Jurisprudence Secundum award in Civil Procedure.

Attorney Abbott lives in Natick, MA. Outside of the office and her work with clients on their estate planning and elder law matters, Attorney Abbott enjoys spending time with her three children, CrossFit and travel.

Areas of Practice

  • Areas of Practice
  • Estate Planning
  • Estate Tax and Gift Planning
  • Elder Law
  • Estate and Trust Administration

Education

  • Suffolk University Law School, Boston, Massachusetts, J.D.
    Corpus Jurisprudence Secundum award in Civil Procedure
  • Smith College B.A.

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Attorney Abbott is an active member of the Boston Estate Planning Council, Wealth Counsel, Advisors Forum, and Elder Counsel. She was rated a Five Star Wealth Manager by Boston Magazine from 2010-2017.

Wills • Trusts • Elder Law • Long-Term Care Planning • Estates