BOSTON--(Hemenway & Barnes, one of Boston’s oldest legal and fiduciary firms, today announced the beginning of its Year of Celebration in commemoration of its 150th anniversary.)--
“The firm has always been defined by the highest standards of trust, accessibility, and results. Our partners ensure we stay true to this reputation by working directly with clients as part of what we do each day – a tradition that helps Hemenway & Barnes thrive over the long term.”
"Throughout our 150 years, Hemenway & Barnes has been proud to play a leading role in Boston’s legal and financial communities. Our clients benefit from the experience of some of the top legal and financial minds in the country as we tackle a wide range of challenges together," said Stephen Kidder, managing partner of Hemenway & Barnes. “The firm has always been defined by the highest standards of trust, accessibility, and results. Our partners ensure we stay true to this reputation by working directly with clients as part of what we do each day – a tradition that helps Hemenway & Barnes thrive over the long term.”
In its practice, Hemenway & Barnes delivers a full range of legal and fiduciary services, including estate, tax and financial planning, trust and estate management, family business planning, philanthropic advice and family office administration. In 2010, Hemenway & Barnes established its New Hampshire based private trust affiliate, Hemenway Trust Company LLC, in response to client interest in additional wealth advisory and investment management services.
Public service is a critical part of Hemenway & Barnes' everyday commitment to the region. Partners honor the communities in which they work and live by serving on boards, volunteering at events, and providing pro bono counsel to nonprofits in need. In addition, the firm leads and participates in charity events throughout the year.
As part of its Year of Celebration, Hemenway & Barnes will provide special service opportunities for attorneys and staff, both to advance charitable initiatives and to convey its gratitude to the greater community.
About Hemenway & Barnes
Based in Boston, Hemenway & Barnes LLP has served for 150 years as trusted counsel to the region’s high net worth families, businesses, and nonprofit organizations. The firm is uniquely designed as a home for legal and financial expertise, with a focus on providing each client with services that are specifically tailored and results-oriented. Areas of expertise include estate planning, litigation, corporate work, and real estate. Its affiliate, Hemenway Trust Company LLC, is a New Hampshire based, private trust company offering a full range of wealth advisory and management services. For more information, visit www.hembar.com.