Hays & Skerry is proud to provide sophisticated legal representation to individuals, businesses, institutions and nonprofits. Based in Boston, we are prepared to offer legal counsel to clients in the greater metro area as well as throughout Eastern Massachusetts and Cape Cod. Our practice includes the areas of business law, real estate, taxation, estate planning, probate and trust administration.
Attorneys William C. Hays and Jeffrey J. Skerry have a long and distinguished tradition of providing outstanding legal counsel and have more than 75 years of combined experience between them. Both are rated AV Preeminent* by Martindale-Hubbell, demonstrating a high degree of legal ability and ethical standards. The firm is proud to carry on the legal traditions and practice of the Honorable Bert H. Helland (1866-1958), Whitfield Johnson (1897-1995), and the Honorable William E. Hays (1903-1999).
Small Firm Attention — Large Firm Experience
When you work with a larger firm, you are often treated as a small fish in a big pond. Often your matter will be handed off to an associate attorney who lacks the experience to properly handle your legal needs. Smaller firms might offer a high level of personal service, but lack the depth of legal knowledge and experience to meet the challenges of your project.
At Hays & Skerry, we offer clients the sophisticated solutions of a large law firm paired with the commitment to personal service found at a small firm — resulting in a unique blend of experience and value. Our lawyers will be deeply involved in your project from day one, taking the time to understand your situation, identify your options and thoroughly execute your plan. Our goal is to help you resolve your legal matter and reach your goals.
If you need a Boston attorney for business and commercial law, real estate law, estate planning, probate or tax law, contact our firm. We serve our clients from locations in downtown Boston and Lexington, Massachusetts.
* AV Preeminent and BV Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories - legal ability and general ethical standards.