Laurie J. Hall: Lawyer with Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP

Laurie J. Hall

Boston,  MA  U.S.A.

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  • Private Client
  • Tax-Exempt Organizations
University Harvard University, B.A., 1983
Law SchoolBoston University, J.D., cum laude, 1986
Admitted1986, Massachusetts


American Bar Association
Boston Bar Association

BornBrockton, Massachusetts, 1961

Laurie J. Hall is a partner in Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP's Private Client Department and has been resident in the Boston office for over 20 years. She served for over a decade as Department Chair and the partner in charge of the Firm's Wealth Management Group.

Laurie has been involved in all aspects of estate planning for clients and has designed and implemented estate plans dealing with the most sophisticated transfer tax, income tax and charitable planning issues. Her estate planning expertise includes particular depth in leveraged gift strategies, business succession planning, planning for executives of publicly held companies and planning for family held businesses. Laurie has worked extensively with clients to achieve their domestic and international philanthropic goals, including through the creation and administration of charitable remainder and lead trusts and private operating and grant making foundations.

She regularly serves as executor of client's estates or co-executor with family members. Her experience includes all aspects of estate administration. A significant portion of Laurie's time is devoted to serving as a professional trustee.

Laurie has repeatedly been included in the Massachusetts Super Lawyers listing, a Thomson Reuters publication and Best Lawyers in America in the area of Trusts and Estates. She is on the Board of the Austen Riggs Center, a residential treatment facility in Stockbridge, Massachusetts.

Edwards Wildman Client Advisory - Congress Passes Sweeping Tax Law Changes
January 2013
Edwards Wildman Client Advisory - The Season of Continued Tax Uncertainty
August 2012
MCLE's 10th Annual Estate Planning Conference 2009
January 9, 2009 event

Edwards Wildman's Laurie Hall Addresses Charitable Gift Annuities in the Franklin Prosperity Report
December 20, 2013
Best Lawyers Recognizes 54 Edwards Wildman Attorneys
October 16, 2013
Edwards Wildman's Laurie Hall Analyzes the Effect of the American Taxpayer Relief Act on Trusts in Forbes
January 9, 2013
Edwards Wildman's Laurie Hall Examines Fiscal Cliff Considerations on Charitable Giving in the Boston Business Journal
December 21, 2012
Edwards Wildman Addresses Charitable Giving: 2012 vs. 2013
December 6, 2012
Edwards Wildman's Laurie Hall Tells the Wall Street Journal that Now is the Time to Gift Stocks to Children
December 4, 2012
Best Lawyers Recognizes 56 Edwards Wildman Attorneys
September 27, 2012
EAPD Attorneys Selected For Inclusion in Super Lawyers 2010
October 7, 2010
Sixty EAPD Attorneys Recognized by the Best Lawyers in America
August 10, 2010
EAPD Attorneys Selected For Inclusion in Super Lawyers 2009
November 6, 2009


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Laurie J. Hall

111 Huntington Avenue
BostonMA 02199-7613


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