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Kristi A. Bodin

Kristi A. Bodin

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  • Business Law, Municipal Law, Gov & Administrative Law ...
  • Massachusetts
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I bring more than twenty-five years of legal expertise to my clients. I truly love helping clients contribute to the growth and vitality of the Western Massachusetts region. I have successfully guided dozens of small business clients through the processes of entity formation, asset purchases and sales, commercial leasing, liquor licensing, and related transactions. I also work with businesses and individuals on issues involving state and local regulations and code enforcement. I am skilled in strategic analysis, business planning, and management.

Before I was a lawyer, I worked for ten years in materials management and production control for companies whose products included metal cutting tools, time recording, and building management systems, and consumer health products. Now, my law practice focuses on business law, liquor licensing, special permits, zoning and land use, and civil litigation. In addition, I have served as an Assistant Attorney General for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, and assistant Town Counsel for several communities. I have served on the Boards of Directors of the Franklin County Community Development Corporation and the Greenfield Community College Foundation. I am a representative Town Meeting member in Montague, Massachusetts, and an active member of the Franklin County Rotary Club. I received a B.A. from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst in 1980, and a Juris Doctor from Western New England College School of Law in 1994. In my spare time, I enjoy cooking, crafts, watercolor, and egg tempera painting, and long walks with my black lab, Marty.

Practice Areas
    Business Law
    Business Contracts, Business Dissolution, Business Finance, Business Formation, Business Litigation, Franchising, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership & Shareholder Disputes
    Municipal Law
    Gov & Administrative Law
    Administrative Law, Election Law, Government Contracts, Government Finance, Legislative & Government Affairs
    Estate Planning
    Guardianship & Conservatorship Estate Administration, Health Care Directives, Trusts, Wills
    Probate Administration, Probate Litigation, Will Contests
Additional Practice Area
  • Liquor licensing, Special Permits, Small business formation and advising
  • Free Consultation
    One half hour iniital consultation at no charge, in order to discuss your matter and see whether I can help you.
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    I try to establish a flat rate or capped fee structure whenever possible, so that you are able to see how much your matter will cost you at each stage.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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1st Circuit
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  • English: Spoken, Written
Western New England University School of Law
J.D. (1994) | Law
Worked full time days as a paralegal and attended law school at night.
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University of Massachusetts - Amherst
B.A. (1980) | Liberal Arts - Communication Studies
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Greenfield Community College
A.A. (1978) | Lliberal Arts
Honors: Dean's List
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Professional Associations
Massachusetts State Bar
- Current
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Websites & Blogs
Kristi A. Bodin, Esq.
Contact & Map
Kristi A. Bodin, Esq. Office
150 Fearing St., Ste. 23
Telephone: (413) 774-4331 Ext. 5
Cell: (413) 695-9848
Fax: (413) 772-2614
Monday: 11 AM - 7 PM
Tuesday: 11 AM - 7 PM
Wednesday: 11 AM - 7 PM (Today)
Thursday: 11 AM - 7 PM
Friday: 11 AM - 7 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed