Casner & Edwards

Don J.J. Cordell

  • Member, Audit and Event Committee, Foundation for MetroWest
  • Member, Boston Estate Planning Council
  • Member, Trusts & Estates Section, Boston Bar Association
  • Member, National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (including the National and Massachusetts chapters)
  • Member, Litigation Committee, Massachusetts Chapter of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
  • Member, Probate Law Section Council, Massachusetts Bar Association
  • Co-Author, Amicus Brief filed on behalf of the Massachusetts Chapter of the National Association of Elder Law Attorneys in Heyn (Roche) vs. Thorn (Office of Medicaid) (Massachusetts Appeals Court, concerning Medicaid/MassHealth eligibility denials arising from irrevocable income only trusts)
  • Co-Author, Amicus Brief filed on behalf of the Massachusetts Chapter of the National Association of Elder Law Attorneys in Nadeau vs Thorn (Director of the Office of Medicaid), Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court No. SJC-12205, concerning Medicaid/MassHealth eligibility denials arising from irrevocable income only trusts (IIOTs) that contain reserved rights to use and occupy a primary residence transferred to the IIOT.