Peter Herbst

300 Crown Colony Dr. Ste. 500
Quincy, MA 02619, United States
Phone: 781-848-9610
Fax: 781-848-9790
Areas of Practice
  • Taxation
  • Wills, Trusts, & Estate Planning

Practice/Organization Description

Peter C. Herbst Jr. advises and counsels clients in the areas of estate planning, elder law, estate administration and tax law. Mr. Herbst was featured as a New England Rising Star for 2010 and 2011 in the areas of Estate Planning and Estate Administration by Super Lawyers Magazine. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Herbst was a partner in the firm of Herbst & Herbst, LLC where he concentrated on residential real estate, estate planning and land use.

Peter Herbst is a graduate of the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor and a graduate, cum laude, from Vermont Law School where he served as a member and Managing Editor of the Vermont Law Review. While in law school, Mr. Herbst was an active member of the Student Bar Association serving as its Webmaster and IT Coordinator. During his third year of law school, Mr. Herbst taught Legal Writing and Reasoning to first year law students. Mr. Herbst earned his Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Taxation from Boston University School of Law.

Mr. Herbst is admitted to practice law in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the State of Connecticut. Mr. Herbst volunteers on the Board and serves as Clerk of Sustainable Braintree, Inc. Mr. Herbst served on the Board of Directors of LARC, Inc., a non-profit organization working to improve the lives of those with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Mr. Herbst also served as a Zoning Hearing Officer for the City of Torrington Connecticut, a position appointed by the City's Mayor. Mr. Herbst is a member of the Massachusetts Bar Association, Boston Bar Association and the Boston Estate Planning Council.

Bar Admissions

Massachusetts, Connecticut, US Tax Court


Boston University School of Law, 2012 LL.M. Taxation

Vermont Law School, 2005 J.D. cum laude

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1999 B.S.

Phillips Academy, Andover, 1996

Professional Associations & Memberships

Boston Estate Planning Council,

Massachusetts Bar Association

National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys

Honors and Awards

Super Lawyers Massachusetts Rising Stars 2011.

Super Lawyers Massachusetts Rising Stars 2010.

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