Joe Kropp is a probate litigation attorney who concentrates his practice in probate litigation. Joe’s probate practice includes will contests, trust and estates disputes, contested guardianships and conservatorships and other probate related disputes. His clients include individuals and families, trustees and other fiduciaries, beneficiaries and heirs. Joe also has extensive experience advising and representing individual and corporate clients in a wide range of civil litigation, in the areas of business, contract, employment, partnership and real estate.
Over the course of his career, Joe has successfully tried numerous cases in the Probate and Superior Courts of Massachusetts. He has won appeals in both the Massachusetts Appeals Court and the Supreme Judicial Court. Additionally, he has settled many cases using alternate dispute resolution, including mediation and arbitration.
Joe handles probate matters across multiple counties in Massachusetts including Bristol, Essex, Middlesex, Norfolk, Plymouth, Suffolk and Worcester counties. Clients appreciate Joe’s direct approach to problem solving. His practical, personalized style helps clients feel at ease when navigating complex, and often emotional matters.
Joe is based in the firm’s Wellesley, Massachusetts office, but also frequently works with clients in the firm’s Franklin, Massachusetts office.