Biography

An experienced trial lawyer, Stacie handles a broad range of complex real estate, environmental, fiduciary, and probate matters.

Stacie has more than a decade of experience representing private and public clients at all stages of litigation, including mediation and appeals. She regularly represents clients before the Massachusetts Appeals Court, Land Court, Superior Court. She also represents clients in Probate Court, Federal District Court, and state District Courts. Stacie also appears before local planning boards and zoning boards of appeal.

Stacie’s extensive real estate dispute experience includes zoning, subdivision and land use permitting appeals; real property disputes including easements, adverse possession, and beach rights claims; partition actions; and environmental contamination disputes.

On the probate and fiduciary side, Stacie advises clients and litigates disputes between trustees and beneficiaries, will contests, and other contested estate matters.

Stacie also draws upon a diverse and extensive skill set and professional experience working with governments, NGOs, and international donors in the field of international development.

Services/Industries

Education

  • Boston College Law School  (J.D.)
  • University of Vermont  (B.A.)
    • Political Science

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts
  • New York

Memberships

  • Member, Board of Directors, Greater Boston Legal Services (2020-2023)
  • Boston Bar Association
  • New York Bar Association
  • Women’s Bar Association
  • Co-Chair of the Board of Directors, Hope on a String Inc.
  • Member, REBA

Honors

  • Named an “Up & Coming Lawyer” by Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly (2019)
  • Massachusetts Rising Star, named in 2012-2020 by the publishers of Super Lawyers, recognizing her as an outstanding young attorney in the Boston legal community

To learn more about third-party ratings and rankings, and the selection processes used for inclusion, click here.

Court and Other Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts

Firm Highlights

Matter

Advised Fortune 500 Company on Group Health and Welfare Benefit Plans

We were engaged by a Fortune 500 manufacturing company to provide legal and compliance services regarding its group health and welfare benefit plans. During the course of our representation, we have advised the company...

News

Verrill Elects Longtime Partner Scott Anderson as New Managing Partner

Event

Annual Update Part 6: Diversity, Equality, and Inclusion - Top Legal Challenges and Best Practices for Your Company

Join Verrill for its sixth session of the 2022 virtual Labor & Employment Annual Update Series. Verrill attorney Tawny Alvarez will discuss steps that employers are taking to embrace diversity in their hiring practices...

Publication/Podcast

New DOJ Task Force Announced Will Impact Health Care Providers & Prescribers in Northern New England

Major enforcement news was released today, Wednesday, June 29, 2022, for medical professionals and anyone working in or around the health care space in Maine , New Hampshire , and Vermont . The United...

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Hospitals Win 340B Medicare Rate Cut Suit, But When, How, and How Much They Will Recoup Remains Unclear

In a recent unanimous decision, the Supreme Court found that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (“CMS”), part of the federal Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”), erred when it significantly reduced...

Event

Implications of the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act Webinar

Join Verrill's Robert Laplaca who will be presenting this webinar on understanding what risks confront gambling businesses operating on the internet. The Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act was passed in 2006, but its implications...

Matter

Elections and Constitutional Law: Successfully Challenged Certification of Initiative Petition

In a victory for consumers and the ride-hailing public, the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court recently barred the Secretary of State from placing on the November ballot initiative petitions proposed by companies such as Uber...

Blog

Four Verrill Attorneys Recognized by Chambers & Partners for Energy and Environmental Law in Maine

Verrill attorneys Juliet T. Browne, James I. Cohen, Gordon R. Smith, and Mathew J. Todaro were recently recognized for energy and environmental law in Maine in the 2022 Chambers & Partners Guide . Chambers...

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Health Plans: PCORI Fee Is Due August 1, 2022

What is the PCORI Fee? The Affordable Care Act created a non-profit corporation, the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (“PCORI”), to conduct research to help individuals, providers, and policymakers make better healthcare choices by advancing...

News

Verrill Partner Robert Ruesch Elected to American Bar Association’s Forum on Construction Law’s Governing Committee

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