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A General Practice firm providing dependable, quality legal services since 2003.



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LLO can assist you in the drafting of individualized estate planning documents to meet your specific needs including:

  • Wills

  • Trusts

  • Health Care Proxies

  • Living Wills

  • Homestead Declarations

  • Powers of Attorney 

  • HIPAA Release and Authorizations

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LLO represents both buyers and sellers of real estate.  Experienced in all stages of real estate practice from:

  • Offers to Purchase

  • Purchase and Sale Agreements

  • Homestead Declarations*

  • Mortgages and Notes

  • Leases and Rental Agreements

  • Resolution of title problems, which often include missing mortgage discharges and assignments

*Homestead Declarations are too often underutilized.  For an owner occupied primary residence, a properly executed and recorded homestead declaration can shelter up to $500,000 in equity from many types of attachment.

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Probate is the legal process to transfer property and ownership of a deceased's assets to the named beneficiaries of a valid last will, or to the heirs-at-law when there is no last will.


LLO is available to assist with professional guidance to Personal Representatives (formerly called Executors), estate administrators, beneficiaries and/or heirs-at-law during the estate administration process. 

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LLO also offers representation in connection with:

  • Personal Injury

  • Consumer Protection actions arising from unfair and deceptive practices of business pursuant to M.G.L.c. 93a

  • Representation of Landlords and Tenants

  • Debt Collection assistance to business with a view, where appropriate, to preserving the parties' future ability to conduct business together.

  • Civil Practice

  • Small Business

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Attorney Erica DeBenedictis is a graduate of Suffolk University Law School.  A member of the Massachusetts Bar since 1999, she is also admitted to practice before the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts and the Supreme Court of the United States of America.  Erica is a licensed Massachusetts real estate broker and concentrates her practice in the areas of estate planning, probate, real estate, personal injury, landlord-tenant law, general civil matters and business law.  Prior to forming Lincoln Law Offices, Erica was an attorney with Schneider, Johanson & Silin of Boston, Massachusetts, a general practice firm with emphasis in international business law.




42 Weston Street, Suite 10

Waltham, MA 02453

Tel. (781) 577-0214

Fax (781) 577-7399

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Lincoln Law Offices is a boutique practice headed  by Attorney Erica DeBenedictis that handles many legal needs of families and small businesses.  The Firm was formed in 2003 and in mid-2006 relocated from Lincoln to Waltham to better serve its clientele. 

Lincoln Law Offices prides itself on providing you a personalized and streamlined approach to obtain a favorable result within your available resources.  Each client's situation will be evaluated to identify objectives and devise a strategy for effectively attaining those goals.  

Please don't hesitate to contact us to discuss how we may be of assistance to you.

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