John W. Donahue Esq.

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Waltham, Massachusetts
(617) 523-1555
(617) 523-5653

Attorney John W. Donahue Esq. is an associate in the Elder Law Group of the firm's Estate Planning Department. Attorney Donahue's practice consists of drafting various estate plans with a view towards eliminating estate taxes, avoiding probate, and protecting assets from the cost of long term care. His practice also includes planning for families with children and heirs that have special needs.

Prior to joining Cushing & Dolan, P.C., Attorney Donahue was an associate with the law firm of Gosselin, Moschella & Kyriakidis P.C. in Winchester, Massachusetts focusing on similar estate planning techniques. Attorney Donahue is a graduate of Milton Academy, Boston College where he earned his Bachelor of Arts degree and Suffolk University Law School where he received Juris Doctor.

Attorney Donahue has experience in various aspects of Medicaid applications, estate planning, and administration. Additionally, John has clinical experience handling SSI/SSDI appeals and Adult Guardianship petitions.

Attorney Donahue is married and lives in Westwood, Massachusetts.

Areas of Practice

  • Estate Planning

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts, 2011


  • Suffolk University Law School, Boston, Massachusetts
    • J.D. - 2011
  • Milton Academy, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts
    • B.A. - 2008
    • Major: History

Honors and Awards

  • Health and Biomedical Concentration, 2008 - 2011
  • Notation in Pro Bono Honors, 2008 - 2011

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Massachusetts Bar Association, Member, 2011 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Gosselin, Moschella & Kyriakidis P.C., Associate
  • Law Offices of Dagmar Pollex, P.C., Law Clerk, 2010 - 2011