Denise J. McCarthy

Partner, ESQ.

Denise J. McCarthy

Attorney McCarthy represents individuals, families and business owners, advising them on all aspects of estate planning, elder law, and estate, probate and trust administration. Her practice focuses on sophisticated estate planning and complex estate and probate settlements, including controversies relating to estate settlement. She helps clients navigate complex trust and tax issues while ensuring that their personal goals for their family, business and assets are met.

Attorney McCarthy began her career in the field of marketing and business development helping a variety of national and international companies promote and develop their businesses.

Professional Activities & Accomplishments

Attorney McCarthy frequently writes for a variety of publications discussing issues relating to estate planning. She has been published in Trust and Estates Magazine and Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly and featured as a guest on radio, online and television programs. She also speaks at a variety of venues on matters relating to estate planning and has recently launched an educational initiative for the firm designed to educate women on the importance of estate planning. To learn more about this, visit

Professional Accomplishments

Boston Trusts & Estates Consortium, Massachusetts Bar Association, WealthCounsel Estate Planning Organization

Admitted To

Massachusetts Bar, Maine Bar


Suffolk University Law School| Juris Doctorate, cum laude Simmons College| Master of Science in Communications Management Simmons College| Bachelor of Arts in Communications, magna cum laude
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