Kathleen M. Robinson

Experience

1996 to Present
Robinson, Boesch, Sennott & Masse, Professional Association

1986 – 1996
McLane, Graf, Raulerson & Middleton, Professional Association
An 100 plus lawyer general practice firm with offices in Manchester, Portsmouth and Concord, New Hampshire and Woburn, Massachusetts.

  • Partner, 1992 – 1996
  • Managing partner of the Portsmouth branch, 1992 – 1996
Areas of Practice

Estate Planning
Wills, Trusts, Estate Tax Planning and Probate avoidance, planning for disabled family members, Special Needs Trusts, Planning for non-traditional individuals and families.

Elder Law
Medicaid qualification, long-term Nursing Home planning and asset protection

Estate and Trust Administration
Probate Administration, Trust Administration and Guardianship

Education
L.L.M., Masters of Taxation
Boston University Law School
1986

Juris Doctor
University of New Hampshire School of Law
(formerly Franklin Pierce Law Center)
1985

Bachelor of Science
Boston University
Business, Summa Cum Laude
1981

Membership

American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC)
Fellow 

Michie-Butterworth Publications Legal Treatise, First Edition, entitled New Hampshire Probate Law and Procedure
Co-Author

Elder Law Section, New Hampshire
Member

National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA)
Member

New Hampshire Estate Planning Council
Member

Rules Revision Committee, New Hampshire Probate Court
Member

Seminar Presenter
In the areas of Estate Planning and Elder Law for the New Hampshire Bar Association, the National Business Institute, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, The American Association of Retired Persons, University of New Hampshire, The Alliance for Retarded Citizens, and other professional and non-professional groups.

Past Membership

Elder Law Section, New Hampshire
Chair
1992 – 1999

University of New Hampshire School of Law (formerly Franklin Pierce Law Center)
Adjunct Professor – Estate Planning
1999

New Hampshire Women’s Bar Association
Past Member, Board of Directors

Compass Care
Past Member, Board of Directors

Greater Seacoast United Way
Past Member, Board of Directors

Mark Wentworth Home
Past Member, Board of Directors

Piscataqua Savings Bank, Portsmouth, New Hampshire
Incorporator

New Hampshire Bar Foundation
Past Member, Board of Directors

Recognition
Best Lawyers in New Hampshire
2002 – Present

Best Lawyers in America
2003 – Present