Jessica launched her solo law practice in 2011. She is an experienced practitioner in the areas of estate planning, special needs planning, probate administration, elder law and family law. She obtained her law degree from Boston University School of Law in 1996 and was admitted to the Massachusetts bar in the same year. In 2014, Jessica received her Master of Laws (LL.M.) from Western New England University School of Law. As part of that program, she completed advanced coursework on the drafting of wills and trusts; the administration of trusts and estates; Medicaid eligibility and planning; special needs planning; and the application of estate and gift tax laws.
Jessica is a member of the Massachusetts chapter of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, an organization dedicated to promoting high standards of expertise and ethical awareness among attorneys who represent elderly clients. She serves as Editor-in-Chief of the MassNAELA Advocate, a publication devoted to providing accurate and timely information on legal developments to members. Jessica also is a member of the Academy of Special Needs Planners, an organization devoted to assisting special needs planning professionals in providing the highest quality service and advice to persons with special needs and their families.
Prior to starting her own firm, Jessica practiced law at the Perocchi Family Law Group in North Andover and Goldstein & Manello, P.C. in Boston. She also served as a staff attorney and curriculum advisory committee member at Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education (MCLE), the premier provider of continuing education for Massachusetts attorneys.
At the Law Office of Jessica S. Batsevitsky, LLC, Jessica helps her clients find peace of mind by developing estate plans tailored to meet their personal needs and goals. These often include the financial support and care of minor children and family members with special needs, as well as protection of assets through reduction of estate tax liability. Jessica also assists families with the legal aspects of transitioning elderly loved ones into long-term care, and probating estates.
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