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 Melissa E. Sydney

Melissa E. Sydney

Associate

Office Phone: 617.345.3232
Location: Boston, MA
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Bar Admissions:

Florida
Massachusetts
New York
Rhode Island

Experience:

Melissa advises high net worth individuals and families on estate planning and estate administration matters both in the United States and internationally. She has extensive experience helping clients with tax-efficient estate planning, multigenerational wealth transfers, business succession planning, charitable planning, gift and income tax planning, nuptial agreements and general probate and estate administration.

Prior to joining Burns & Levinson, she was an associate at a large national firm.

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Recent Articles and Publications:

Waxman v. Waxman
Boston Bar Association Trusts & Estates Blog, October 15, 2013

Massachusetts Passes Uniform Trust Code
Trusts & Estates Update, August 13, 2012

Speaking Engagements:

Boston Bar Association Program,, 6.24.2016
Location: Boston Bar Association
Role: Speaker
Topic: Trusts & Estates Section Year End Review
Boston Bar Association 16 Beacon Street, Boston, MA
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Boston Bar Association CLE, 6.11.2015
Location: 16 Beacon Street, Boston, MA
Role: Speaker
Topic: Trusts & Estates Year in Review 2015

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Boston Bar Association Program, 1.24.2014
Location: Boston Bar Association - 16 Beacon Street, Boston, MA
Role: Speaker
Topic: Trusts & Estates Mid-Year Review

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Newton Community Education Seminar, 4.24.2013
Location: Newton North High School, Newton, MA
Role: Speaker
Topic: Aging Parents & Their Adult Children: Strategies & Solutions for Decision-Making