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Our Attorneys

Meet our attorneys and legal professionals working to achieve exceptional results for our clients.

Our Team

On March 1, 2022, we welcomed Attorney Beth E. Warach, J.D., M.S.S.A, LL.M, as Of Counsel to our firm.  Beth has extensive experience designing estate planning strategies, administering trusts and estates, and assisting her clients with a broad range of tax matters.   She concentrates her practice in the areas of estate planning, probate and estate administration, trust administration, gift tax and Generation Skipping Transfer tax planning, tax return preparation (fiduciary income tax, individual income tax, gift tax, and estate tax), special needs planning and elder law.   Beth has been practicing law for more than thirty-five years.  She has worked previously as an attorney with Merrimack Valley Legal Services, specializing in elder law and government benefits law.  She has also worked as a Hearing Officer with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts’ Division of Medical Assistance and with Executive Office of Elder Affairs, and has also served as Tax Counsel for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts’ Appellate Tax Board.  Prior to joining Brier, Marandett & Rossetti, LLP, Beth was an attorney with Wilchins, Cosentino & Novins in Wellesley, and Eckel, Hoag, Morgan & O’Connor (now Eckel, Hoag & O’Connor) in Acton, and an Associate Attorney with the Wellesley Hills law firm of Jeffrey L. Allen & Associates, P.C.  She is a member of the Solo & Small Practitioner Estate Planner’s study group and the national and Massachusetts chapters of NAELA, the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys.   Beth is a graduate of Case Western Reserve School of Law, in Cleveland, Ohio.  Concurrent with the receipt of her J.D. degree, she received a degree in Social Work from Case Western Reserve School of Applied Social Sciences.  In addition, she holds a Master of Law in Taxation degree from Boston University School of Law.

We are proud to work with talented attorneys and paralegal and administrative professionals who bring many years of experience to all of our practice areas.  Our entire team is dedicated to delivering exceptional service with every client interaction.  Our staff facilitates open dialogue with all our clients and can answer many questions that arise in the course of an engagement.

BETH E. WARACH, JD, MSSA, LLM
OF COUNSEL
781-453-0030 x243

CASSANDRA J. GIRARD
PARALEGAL
781-453-0030 x233

MELISSA C. CRANNEY
LEGAL ASSISTANT/PARALEGAL
781-453-0030 x221

TINA A. SCHMOTTLACH
PRACTICE MANAGER
781-453-0030 x247