Florida Estate Planning Seminar, Fall River, MA

On August 25, Correira & Correira LLP will be hosting a full day trusts and estates seminar for other professionals at the Cove Restaurant in Fall River, Massachusetts. The program is scheduled from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., is free of charge, and includes lunch. The seminar will touch on a number of topics of […]

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Correira & Correira LLP Named Top Law Firm by Local Daily Newspaper

The Fall River Herald News has awarded Correira & Correira LLP the designation as top law firm, according to its readers, for 2017. As the longest operating elder law firm in Bristol County, Massachusetts, Correira & Correira LLP has been serving the local community for almost thirty years. For the full article, click here.

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Atty. David J. Correira Interviewed by Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly

Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly recently interviewed Atty. David J. Correira regarding two Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court rulings on the treatment of irrevocable trusts in the context of Medicaid qualification. Those cases, Nadeau and Daley, have sent waves through the elder law bar, as many attorneys have found their trusts being “undone” by MassHealth. However, as Atty. […]

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International Estate Planning Article Published in Rhode Island Bar Journal

An article by Atty. Eric D. Correira entitled “Estate Planning for International Family and Property” has been published in the May/June 2016 edition of the Rhode Island Bar Journal. From the article: “Rhode Island’s roots span the world. Beginning with the first English settlers, waves of immigrants have shaped and defined the Ocean State. Today, […]

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Inheritance Rights of Frozen Embryos Article Published in Lawyers Weekly

An article by Attorneys David J. Correira and Eric D. Correira recently appeared in both Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly and Rhode Island Lawyers Weekly concerning the inheritance rights of frozen embryos. From the article: “On May 21, 2012, the U.S. Supreme Court in Astrue v. Capato answered whether a child conceived and born after a biological […]

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Trusts and Estates Seminar, Fall River, MA

On August 25, Correira & Correira LLP will be hosting a trusts and estates seminar for other professionals at the Cove Restaurant in Fall River, Massachusetts. The program is scheduled from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., is free of charge, and includes lunch. The seminar will touch on a number of topics of interest to […]

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Advanced Trusts and Estates Seminar, National Business Institute, Warwick, RI

On June 26, 2017, Attorneys David J. Correira and Eric D. Correira will speak at a trusts and estates seminar presented by the National Business Institute in Warwick, Rhode Island. The day-long program will cover emerging state and federal trends and updates, avoiding and handling drafting issues, asset protection planning with trusts, estate tax planning […]

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Estate Planning Seminar, Swansea, MA

On May 25, Correira & Correira LLP will be hosting an estate planning seminar at the Venus De Milo in Swansea, Massachusetts. The program will provide a general overview of basic estate planning techniques, and will focus on new developments in trust law that require all clients to carefully review existing estate plans. Because of […]

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International Estate Planning: Jurisdictional Issues and Planning for International Families and Property Webinar

On April 27, Correira & Correira LLP presented a webinar highlighting key issues in the realm of international estate planning. The program tracked two recent articles published by the firm, in Trusts and Estates and the Rhode Island Bar Journal. The first part of the presentation focused on jurisdictional issues, and discussed the cases involving […]

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Demystifying Irrevocable Trusts: Trust Planning for Estate Tax, Creditor, Divorce, and Medicaid Protection Webinar

On March 30, Correira & Correira LLP hosted a webinar focused on the use of irrevocable trusts in estate planning. The presentation covered recent Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Florida cases and statutes related to irrevocable trusts in the context of marital and credit-shelter trust planning, gifting and tax planning, asset protection and divorce planning, and […]

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