"Goulston & Storrs Expands Private Client & Trust Practice With Arrival of New Director," Boston Bar Association

December 2010Publications / Mentions

Goulston & Storrs has announced that Magda L. Fleckner has joined the firm's Private Client & Trust group. Magda was most recently a partner at Ropes & Gray where she focused her practice on estate planning and probate matters.

Magda stated, "I am very pleased to have the opportunity to work with the team at Goulston & Storrs. I have known and respected their work for many years. This move is a perfect fit for my clients, and I am very enthusiastic about being associated with a firm that enjoys a well-earned reputation for the quality of its work and the integrity and collegiality of its lawyers."

Magda has substantial experience in estate planning and settlement for high net worth individuals, families, company executives, venture capitalists and owners of emerging businesses. In addition to serving as trustee for clients, she is also executor for estates of varying size and is well-regarded for her experience overseeing the intricacies of these estates, assisting clients through the probate process, coordinating the authentication and disposition of valuable assets and rendering sound advice on fiduciary responsibilities and alternative tax arrangements. Magda's practice involves the active administration of marital trusts, family trusts, generation-skipping trusts and other sophisticated arrangements that often involve working with individuals of second and third generations of families. She also advises clients on all aspects of charitable planning and works closely with firm professionals that include financial planners, philanthropic advisers, and accountants to address her clients’ personal and financial needs.

Marty Fantozzi, Goulston & Storrs' co-managing director, said, "We are absolutely delighted to welcome an industry leader like Magda to our firm. She is well known and highly regarded in the legal community. Her years of experience and expertise are a terrific fit with our practice and an exciting addition to the firm."

Magda holds a J.D. degree, cum laude, and an LL.M. (Taxation) from Boston University School of Law where she was a G. Joseph Tauro Scholar and Executive Editor of the Boston University Law Review. Magda earned her A.B. from Dartmouth College. She is a member of the American, Massachusetts and Boston Bar Associations and the Dartmouth Lawyers Association. Magda is admitted to practice in Massachusetts, and is a resident of Weston, Massachusetts.