Suffolk University Law School
Jeffrey A. Bloom sees clients in our Boston and Wellesley offices. Since 1997, his practice has focused exclusively on counseling and advocating for clients regarding asset protection, estate planning, elder and disability law, guardianship, probate administration and litigation, and planning for those with special needs.
Since 2008, he has been named a Super Lawyer by Boston Magazine each year, after a peer and panel review which names less than 5 percent of Massachusetts attorneys.
He is author of West Publishing's first professional treatise on elder law for its widely utilized Massachusetts Practice Series, titled "Elder Law". He is the co-author of "Nursing Home MassHealth Eligibility" for Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education's Estate Planning for the Aging or Incapacitated Client in Massachusetts: Protecting Legal Rights, Preserving Resources, and Providing Health Care.
He has also authored numerous articles on elder and disability law for publications such as The ElderLaw Report, Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly, Journal of the Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorneys, and Trusts and Estates magazine.
He has served as an ombudsman for the Executive Office of Elder Affairs and also served on an Advisory Board of Health Law Advocates and the Board of Directors of Jewish Family Services of Metrowest. Attorney Bloom is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, The Academy of Special Needs Planners, and the Massachusetts Bar Association.
Attorney Bloom received his B.A. in Economics from Brandeis University and his J.D. from Suffolk University Law School.
Attorney Bloom has been quoted in The Wall Street Journal and Yahoo Finance:
Should You Pay a Relative to Take Care of Mom? - December 11, 2010
Compensating a Family Caregiver - August 29, 2010
When Prepaid Funeral Plans are Wealth Killers - May 22, 2010
Articles by Attorney Bloom