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Blake & Associates

Phone: (617) 723-3224 Fax: (617) 723-3116 45 School Street  Old City Hall, Boston, MA 02108 View Additional Email Addresses http://www.blakelaw.com


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Description

Blake & Associates law firm specializes in guardianships, conservatorships, trusts, estate planning, probate, mental health and special needs planning. They assist families and elders with medicaid and MassHealth.


BBB Accreditation

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Reason for Rating

BBB rating is based on 13 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.

Factors that raised the rating for Blake & Associates include:

  • Length of time business has been operating
  • No complaints filed with BBB

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Customer Complaints Summary

0 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 0 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 0
Billing/Collection Issues 0
Delivery Issues 0
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 0
Total Closed Complaints 0

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

0 Customer Reviews on Blake & Associates
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 0
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 0

Additional Information

BBB file opened: January 10, 2012 Business started: 01/01/1986 in MA Business incorporated 11/07/1968 in MA
Licensing, Bonding or Registration

This business is in an industry that may require professional licensing, bonding or registration. BBB encourages you to check with the appropriate agency to be certain any requirements are currently being met.

These agencies may include:

Massachusetts Board of Bar Overseers
99 High Street, Boston MA 02110
http://www.massbbo.org
Phone Number: 617-728-8700
Fax Number: 617-482-8000
webmaster@massbbo.org
The number is David A. Blake/652654.

Type of Entity

Corporation

Business Management
Attorney M. David Blake Esq., Owner
Contact Information
Principal: Attorney M. David Blake Esq., Owner
Number of Employees

6

Business Category

LAWYERS & ATTORNEYS ATTORNEYS - SOCIAL SECURITY & DISABILITY ATTORNEYS - CHILD ADVOCACY ATTORNEYS - FAMILY ATTORNEYS - WILLS, TRUST & PROBATE LAWYERS & ATTORNEYS-ELDER CARE LAWYERS & ATTORNEYS-ESTATE PLANNING & MANAGEMENT Offices of Lawyers (NAICS: 541110)

Method(s) of Payment
MasterCard, Visa, Discover and American Express
Service Area
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A+ 5
A 4.66
A- 4.33
B+ 4
B 3.66
B- 3.33
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D 1.66
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4 stars 4.00-4.49
3.5 stars 3.50-3.99
3 stars 3.00-3.49
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