Maureen Allen joined the firm in 1992 and has over twenty-five (25) years experience as a real estate paralegal in residential and commercial transactions. She specializes in the preparation of closing disclosures, settlement statements, title insurance policies, closing documentation and coordination of all post closing matters. In her free time, Maureen enjoys time with her husband, family, friends and her three Italian Mastiffs. She also enjoys watching the New England Patriots, antiquing and just enjoying life.
Michele joined the firm in October 2001. She has more than twenty-nine (29) years experience as a residential and commercial real estate paralegal. For the past eight years, she has assisted the firm’s estate planning attorney, Barbara Epstein, in preparing probate, trust and estate documents, all the while working with clients to ensure that their requests are managed and met. She brings a keen attention to detail and multitasking skills to her work. Michele enjoys the company of family and friends, the outdoors, live music and is a Red Sox fan.
Judy has been with the firm since day one, 26 years. She is our office administrator/ bookkeeper and is responsible for client billing, three-way bank reconciliation, account receivable, account payable, payroll and staff support. Judy enjoys time with her two adult children and two grandsons. Most weekends are spent following her grandsons’ sports.
Lynne has over thirty (30) years of experience and has worked with Mark Scheier and Michael Katin for over twenty (20) years as a General Practice Paralegal. She has experience in office administration, residential and commercial real estate, corporate/business, personal injury, consumer bankruptcy, and estates. She strives to make sure that clients are assisted in a timely manner and always feel comfortable and cared for. She loves spending time with her family, friends and her four dachshunds.
Joette joined the firm in 2015 and has more than 20 years experience as a residential real estate paralegal. Joette assists in opening files, ordering legal documents for the closing, arranging for closings with the lender, real estate brokers, buyers and sellers, preparation of the closing disclosure and closing packages. Joette is married to her high school sweetheart and has two daughters and three grandchildren. She lives in Dracut and enjoys spending time with her friends and family.
Lisa is our newest paralegal to join the team. She brings with her 20 years of legal experience working in residential and commercial real estate as well as corporate/business and estate planning. She assists Mark Scheier and Michael Katin with seller representation and purchase and sales agreements. She works closing with our clients to make sure their closings go smoothly. Lisa lives in Lunenburg with her husband and three children. She spends much of her free time enjoying family and friends and cheering on her children at their many sports.
Tara recently joined the firm as an administrative assistant and receptionist. She supports and assists our team with a variety of different tasks. She manages the phones and greets all clients professionally and with a smile. Tara lives in Acton with her two boys and when not spending time with family and friends, she enjoys helping others through her two other passions: wellness coaching and fitness training.