Julie-Ann Shapiro, Attorney & Founder of SEL

Julie-Ann Shapiro, Attorney & Founder of SEL

Established in 1999, Shapiro Elder Law provides the highest level of personalized service, representing clients throughout Eastern Massachusetts. We focus exclusively in the areas of elder law and estate planning.  Julie-Ann Shapiro has been practicing law since 1989.  She founded Shapiro Elder Law with her late father, Jerry Friedman. Together they built a practice dedicated to helping seniors, making sure their clients’ best interests are always the priority.

Whether making decisions about your own future financial and health care needs, or helping a loved one make decisions regarding their assets and long-term living arrangements, careful planning makes a world of difference.


Our goal is to provide you with peace of mind.  We look forward to working with you to achieve your estate planning, elder law, or special needs goals.


Whether planning in advance or helping in a crisis, we ensure that our clients will receive the care they need while protecting their family's assets.