Midgley Legal Services represents clients throughout southeastern Massachusetts. Since 1987, we have been
providing compassionate and experienced legal advice and advocacy. Our goal is to protect our clients' present and future interests by providing estate planning, tax
resolution, and asset protection. We work personally with every client to gather the information necessary to create these individualized plans.
If you are searching for attorneys who will work directly with you and understand the legal issues you are facing,
contact Midgley Legal Services to discuss your legal concerns with an experienced Mansfield probate court lawyer or estate lawyer.
We provide quality legal representation in the following areas of law:
We establish estate plans that protects estate assets
and property for present and future needs.
Wills and Trusts
A will is a legal document that sets out the distribution of
one's personal property and assets upon death. It gives a person a chance to name guardians for children and a representative for management of your estate and to take care of taxes and expenses.
A trust is a legal document that puts real or personal property under management of a trustee for the benefit of another.
Living Wills and Other Estate Planning Tools
Living wills set out the wishes of a person in case of
incapacity, illness, or other health emergencies. In Massachusetts this instrument is called a healthcare proxy. Other estate planning tools include durable power of attorneys.
Personal bankruptcy and business bankruptcy are debt
relief options when faced with tremendous financial difficulty. We offer legal advice for Chapter 7, Chapter 13, and Chapter 11 bankruptcy.
Elder law is an area of law than encompasses much of
the rest of our practice, as it affects elderly members of our communities. Medicaid problems, taxation, living wills, and estate planning are the most common legal matters that arise.
Probate and Estate Administration
An experienced Mansfield probate court lawyer assists
clients through probate and estate administration, the court process of validating a will. It is required for most wills.
Taxation issues may involve problems income tax, estate
tax, gift tax, and real estate tax.
We represent buyers and sellers of residential real estate
. We assist them with property documentation, as well as, closings.
In our asset protection practice, we file create trusts,
plan estates, and work with pension plans and Medicaid issues.
Planning for your future is essential to your financial and emotional well-being. Purchasing a home, setting up a
trust, medical planning, these are all aspect of protecting your present and future assets. For more information on our legal services and to schedule an appointment, contact Midgley Legal Services.
We are a debt relief agency. We help people file for bankruptcy relief under the Bankruptcy Code.
Midgley Legal Services provides representation to clients in Greater Boston, and cities including Mansfield,
Attleboro, North Attleboro, Easton, Boston, Walpole, Stoughton, Franklin, Foxboro, Wrentham, Canton, Norwood, Plainville, Seekonk, Sharon, Norton, Bellingham, and counties including Bristol County,
Plymouth County, Norfolk County, and Western County.