Lisa L. Melpignano

Estate Administrator

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Lisa Melpignano has over 12 years of probate, trust and estate administration experience.  Prior to joining Choate, she was a Senior Estate Administrator at WilmerHale.  She works directly with clients and financial professionals to ensure estates are administered in accordance with estate plans, applicable statutes and beneficiary designations.  Her experience includes estate tax preparation, fiduciary accountings, court related filings, trust-funding and estate settlement.  She also has experience in estate plan drafting and elder law matters including Guardianships and Conservatorships.

Ms. Melpignano received her Bachelor’s Degree in Economics and Political Science from Fordham University.  She is an alumna of Boston Latin School.

She is an active volunteer with Community Servings, a not-for-profit organization that provides services and meals to individuals and families throughout Massachusetts living with critical and chronic illnesses.


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