We are delighted to announce that Patrick Galasso will be joining our firm’s Private Clients Team, resident in our Lincoln, MA office, as an associate. Patrick’s excellent experience, particularly in the area of family law, will be a tremendous asset to our firm’s growing Private Clients practice.
Patrick joins our robust and expanding Private Clients Team, focusing his practice on family law and probate matters including the resolution of divorces, custody disputes, conflicts involving support orders, guardianship, premarital agreements, and restraining orders. In addition to the emphasis of his practice in the field of domestic relations, Patrick also has experience litigating a wide variety of civil matters including contract disputes, personal injury cases, and employment issues, having represented clients in cases ranging from small claims to lawsuits involving multinational corporations in federal court. He engages in all aspects of civil litigation, including motions practice, discovery, depositions, mediation and trial.
Prior to joining our firm, Patrick began his career in Washington, D.C., first as a Research Fellow at the National Association of Attorneys General, and then as a prosecutor on behalf of the Office of the Attorney General for the District of Columbia, before transitioning to private practice at a Maryland law firm servicing the Washington, D.C. area, and then as an associate at a Boston law firm. He graduated from Colgate University, summa cum laude, and the George Washington University Law School, where he was a staff member for the Federal Circuit Bar Journal. Patrick is admitted to the practice of law in Massachusetts, the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts, Maryland, and the District of Columbia.
Our Private Clients Team, led by Regina Snow Mandl and now with eight attorneys, is dedicated to helping clients with their personal law and private wealth needs. The team handles trusts and estates, family law and probate matters and also includes a highly unique Union Members Estate Planning Program designed for first responders. With the knowledge that each individual has distinctive goals, our firm’s Private Clients Team crafts custom-tailored strategies to provide clients with the highest level of legal services. Based in our Lincoln, MA office, the Private Clients Team also meets frequently with clients in our Boston office and has attorneys in Tampa and Ft. Lauderdale.