Protecting Assets During Your Lifetime. Preserving Them For Future Generations.
Carol F. Barton, Esquire
Carol F. Barton is an attorney with Estate Preservation Law Offices. Her practice concentrates on estate planning, estate and trust administration, elder law and Medicaid planning and special needs and disability planning. Carol also represents clients in various probate matters including estate administration, guardianships and conservatorships.
Carol’s legal experience is broad and extensive. She effectively counsels clients in a variety of estate planning, elder law and related matters, and is an experienced advocate in probate court matters. Her background in real estate law provides valuable insights into the real estate transactions that often accompany estate planning. Carol is skilled in helping clients navigate sensitive healthcare matters and works closely with professionals in long-term care facilities as well as social workers and geriatric case managers in community settings.
Prior to joining the firm, Carol worked as an associate at firms in the Worcester and Boston areas. She also successfully managed her own law practice for a number of years.
Carol has developed and presented educational seminars on topics relating to elder law and estate planning for various organizations.
University of Massachusetts – Bachelor’s Degree
New England School of Law – Juris Doctor
Western New England College School of Law – Master of Laws in Estate Planning
American Cancer Society Nationwide Gift Planning Advisor Council – Advisor
Long Term Care Finance Association (LTCFA) President, Board of Directors
Worcester Estate & Business Planning Council
Montachusett Estate and Retirement Council
National Academy of elder Law Attorneys – Massachusetts Chapter
Commonwealth of Massachusetts Land Court – Land Court Title Examiner
Admitted to Practice
United States District Court – Massachusetts
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71 Elm Street, Suite 100
Worcester, MA 01609
156 Hamilton Street
Leominster, MA 01453
10 River Road, Suite 103
Uxbridge, MA 01569
100 Grandview Road. Suite 405
Braintree, MA 02184
Cape Cod & Islands
776 Main Street
Hyannis, MA 02601
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Estate Preservation Law Offices of Worcester, MA provides multi-leveled and integrated estate planning and asset protection planning services. Its services includes: estate planning, asset protection planning through domestic and foreign techniques, business and corporate planning, corporate and individual tax planning, elder law and Medicaid planning, estate and trust administration, guardianships and conservatorships, retirement planning, special needs and disability planning, financial aid planning, veterans benefits planning, charitable and exempt organizations, and equine and pet trust planning. The firm serves clients in areas that include Worcester, Boylston, Braintree, Boston, Brewster, Brookline, Cambridge, Chatham, Fitchburg, Holden, Hyannis, Leominster, Newton, Needham, Northborough, Southborough, Shrewsbury, Wellesley, Weston, Westborough, Cape Cod & Islands, Central Massachusetts, Metro west / 495, and New Hampshire.