Kristin A. Monaco, Esq.

Kristin A. Monaco, Esq.

Wakefield, Massachusetts
“I seek to serve as a guardian of my clients' wishes.  My role is to listen to their goals and concerns so that I can deliver the best results for them.  Regardless of what life brings their way, my clients have a trusted advocate who will guide them through the legal process and ensure that their loved ones will be cared for and provided for in the future.”

Areas of Practice

  • Elder Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Estate and Trust Administration
  • Real Estate

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts
  • U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts


  • George Washington University Law School, Washington, District of Columbia
    • J.D.
  • The College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia
    • B.A. cum laude


  • Frequent Lecturer for: Massachusetts Bar Association (MBA)
  • Frequent Lecturer for: Massachusetts National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (MassNAELA)
  • Frequent Lecturer for: Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education (MCLE)

Honors and Awards

  • Rising Star - Rated by Massachusetts Super Lawyers

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Essex Bar Association
  • Massachusetts Bar Association – Probate Section Council

Past Employment Positions

  • K&L Gates, LLP, Boston, Massachusetts – Estate Planning and Administration

Pro Bono Activities

  • Massachusetts Uniform Probate Code Help Desk – Massachusetts Bar Association
  • Essex Probate Court – Volunteer Lawyer For A Day Program
  • Discovering Justice Program, Boston, Massachusetts
  • Volunteer Lawyers Project, Boston, Massachusetts
  • Community Senior Center – Volunteer at various educational programs