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Philip R. Smith - Westfield, MA

99 Springfield Road, Suite A Westfield, MA 01085

Updated: 05/23/2024

Westfield Estate Planning Lawyer

Overview

"My favorite part of being a lawyer is client contact. I like being a part of a team and interacting with clients, then coming up with creative solutions to the challenges that they face. I also believe that all of my clients deserve a 100% effort, so my goal is to provide the best service possible within every interaction."

Philip ("Chip") is the shareholder in charge of the firm's Westfield office. Chip has broad experience in the areas of both commercial and residential real estate...

"My favorite part of being a lawyer is client contact. I like being a part of a team and interacting with clients, then coming up with creative solutions to the challenges that they face. I also believe that all of my clients deserve a 100% effort, so my goal is to provide the best service possible within every interaction."

Philip ("Chip") is the shareholder in charge of the firm's Westfield office. Chip has broad experience in the areas of both commercial and residential real estate. His additional specialties include corporate, business, and estate planning.

About Philip R. Smith

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Shareholder Emeritus

Practice Areas

  • Estate Planning
  • Residential and Commercial Real Estate
  • Business & Corporate

Qualifications

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts, 1981

Other Affiliations

  • Massachusetts Bar Association
  • Hampden County Bar Association
  • Westfield Bank, 2008 - Present (Member, Board of Directors)
  • Westfield Business Improvement District (Former Member, Board of Directors)
  • Westfield Chamber of Commerce (Former Member, Board of Directors)
  • Westfield State College (Former Member, Board of Directors)

Education

  • Boston College Law School, Newton, Massachusetts, 1983
    LL.M
    Major: Taxation
  • New England Law, Boston, Massachusetts, 1981
    J.D
    Honors: cum laude
  • University of New Hampshire, 1977
    B.S
    Honors: magna cum laude

Fees

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Articles

Published Works

  • Long-Term Care for Elderly - Facing the Future, Westfield Evening News, February 16, 2012
  • Changed Ice and Snow Removal Laws: Property Owners Beware! Westfield Evening News, November 17, 2011
  • Asset Protection Planning, Westfield Evening News, August 25, 2011
  • Estate Planning - The Four Documents You Really Can’t Afford to be Without, Westfield Evening News, May 26, 2011

Office Information

Address

99 Springfield Road, Suite A Westfield, MA 01085

Fax

  • 413-739-7740

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