Marvin S. Silver

Areas of Practice:

View Video: Will the ever-changing laws affect your estate plan documents and wishes?

Marvin concentrates his practice in estate planning and administration, business, tax and elder law.  He assists clients by creating estate planning documents such as wills, trusts, health care proxies, and durable powers of attorney, in order to distribute their property and appoint fiduciaries to oversee estate and trust administration.  The estate plans range from simple wills to complex tax-minimization trusts and other devices.

Additionally, Marvin advises clients in the creation of business entities such as corporations, limited liability companies, and partnerships, and prepares contracts, agreements and other documents. He provides counsel on the purchase and sale of businesses, succession planning issues and asset protection strategies.

HONORS

  • Named Best Lawyers’ 2015 Westborough Trusts and Estates Lawyer of the Year
  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America in trusts and estates since 2008
  • Recognized in New England Super Lawyers in the areas of estate planning and probate (2008-2013)
  • AV® Preeminent Rated from Martindale Hubbell, highest possible rating on both legal ability and ethics based upon the confidential opinion of peers and judges

 REPRESENTATIVE PUBLICATIONS

"Estate Plans Need to Change Over Time", The Jewish Chronicle, November 2012

"Estate Planning Ideas You Can Easily Use Now", The Jewish Chronicle, August 2012

"Company Life After Death;  Tips on Estate Planning for the Business Owner”
Worcester Business Journal,  February 2012

New Year Brings Changes in Estate and Gift Tax Laws 
The Jewish Chronicle,  January 2009

Elders Remarriage Can Cause Problems
The Jewish Chronicle,  May 2008

Key Documents for Death and Incapacity 
The Jewish Chronicle,  February 2007

Asset Protection for the Home 
The Jewish Chronicle,  September 2006

REPRESENTATIVE SEMINARS

“The Essentials of Estate Planning”, Whitney Place, September 2013

"Estate Planning - What You Need to Know", MetroWest Chamber of Commerce, September 2012

"Estate Planning for Shareholders in Closely Held Businesses", Worcester County Bar Association Bench / Bar Day, 2006

"2001 Tax Act--Significant Changes to the Estate, Gift and Generation-Skipping Transfer Tax", Worcester County Bar Association Bar Day, 2002

"Estate Planning for the General Practitioner", Worcester County Bar Association Bar Day, 2001




View Video: Will the ever-changing laws affect your estate plan documents and wishes?

Marvin concentrates his practice in estate planning and administration, business, tax and elder law.  He assists clients by creating estate planning documents such as wills, trusts, health care proxies, and durable powers of attorney, in order to distribute their property and appoint fiduciaries to oversee estate and trust administration.  The estate plans range from simple wills to complex tax-minimization trusts and other devices.

Additionally, Marvin advises clients in the creation of business entities such as corporations, limited liability companies, and partnerships, and prepares contracts, agreements and other documents. He provides counsel on the purchase and sale of businesses, succession planning issues and asset protection strategies.

HONORS

  • Named Best Lawyers’ 2015 Westborough Trusts and Estates Lawyer of the Year
  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America in trusts and estates since 2008
  • Recognized in New England Super Lawyers in the areas of estate planning and probate (2008-2013)
  • AV® Preeminent Rated from Martindale Hubbell, highest possible rating on both legal ability and ethics based upon the confidential opinion of peers and judges

 REPRESENTATIVE PUBLICATIONS

"Estate Plans Need to Change Over Time", The Jewish Chronicle, November 2012

"Estate Planning Ideas You Can Easily Use Now", The Jewish Chronicle, August 2012

"Company Life After Death;  Tips on Estate Planning for the Business Owner”
Worcester Business Journal,  February 2012

New Year Brings Changes in Estate and Gift Tax Laws 
The Jewish Chronicle,  January 2009

Elders Remarriage Can Cause Problems
The Jewish Chronicle,  May 2008

Key Documents for Death and Incapacity 
The Jewish Chronicle,  February 2007

Asset Protection for the Home 
The Jewish Chronicle,  September 2006

REPRESENTATIVE SEMINARS

“The Essentials of Estate Planning”, Whitney Place, September 2013

"Estate Planning - What You Need to Know", MetroWest Chamber of Commerce, September 2012

"Estate Planning for Shareholders in Closely Held Businesses", Worcester County Bar Association Bench / Bar Day, 2006

"2001 Tax Act--Significant Changes to the Estate, Gift and Generation-Skipping Transfer Tax", Worcester County Bar Association Bar Day, 2002

"Estate Planning for the General Practitioner", Worcester County Bar Association Bar Day, 2001



Areas of Practice: