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The attorneys at McElhiney and Matson, Attorneys at Law in Woburn, Massachusetts, focus on a few specific practice areas to ensure we remain up-to-date on the latest legal proceedings and relevant precedents regarding guardianship, estate administration, and family law. If you need a divorce lawyer or probate attorney, turn to someone from our team for superior legal counsel every step of the way.


John D. McElhiney, In Memoriam 1955-2011

A founding partner, John D. McElhiney received his B.A. from Suffolk University in 1977 and his J.D. from Suffolk Law in 1979. He worked at McSweeney, Snow, Sheehan & Perkins from 1980 to 1983, and he worked as a city solicitor in the city of Woburn from 2010 to 2011. His memberships included:

• U.S. District Court (MA) 1st Cir. Ct. of Appeals
• Massachusetts Bar Association
John D. McElhiney

Robert F. Matson

Robert F. Matson

Robert F. Matson is a founding partner and received his B.A. from Suffolk University in 1976, his M.B.A. in 1977, and his J.D. from Suffolk Law in 1980. He worked at Hill and Gibney from 1980 to 1983, and has been at McElhiney and Matson since 1982. Attorney Matson's jurisdiction and memberships include:

• Massachusetts • U.S. District Court (MA)
• Massachusetts Bar Association • Fourth Eastern Middlesex Bar Association

Margaret K. LaMothe

Margaret K. LaMothe received her B.A. from College of the Holy Cross in 1980, where she graduated Cum Laude. She received her J.D. from Boston College in 1983. She was employed at Hill and Gibney from 1984-1986, and has been with the team at McElhiney and Matson since 1986. Since 1993, she has also acted as the Present Land Court Title Examiner for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Her jurisdiction and memberships include:

• Massachusetts • U.S. District Court (MA) 1st Cir. Ct. of Appeals
• Fourth Eastern Middlesex Bar Association • Massachusetts Bar Association
Margaret K. LaMothe

Sara J. LaMothe

Sara J. LaMothe

Sara J. LaMothe received her B.A. from Providence College in 2008 and her J.D. from New England Law Boston in 2012, after which she began working at McElhiney and Matson. She is a member of the Massachusetts Bar Association.