Estelle Regolsky concentrates in the practice of
immigration law. She represents individuals seeking temporary or permanent
status through employment, family relationship, political asylum or other means
and businesses seeking visas for potential employees as well as permanent
residents seeking citizenship. Clients are represented before the
U.S.Citizenship and Immigration Services (C.I.S.) at local District Offices and
at the various regional Service Centers. Clients are represented in removal or
deportation proceedings before the Executive Office for Immigration Review and
before the Board of Immigration Appeals for appeals.
Estelle Regolsky is a member of the American Immigration
Lawyers Association (AILA) and the National Lawyers Guild. She served on the
Executive Board of the New England Chapter of AILA for six years and was
Chapter Chair in 2002-2003. She served as AILA N.E. liaison to Immigration
& Customs Enforcement (ICE) from 2003 to 2007. She has been a frequent panelist at
continuing education seminars involving immigration and naturalization for MCLE
(Mass. Continuing Legal Education), AILA, Suffolk U. Advanced Legal Studies,
and other organizations. For many years she has been a mentor to fellow
attorneys in the family immigration area. She speaks French and Spanish.
Estelle Regolsky is a 1983 graduate of Northeastern University School of
Law. She also holds an A.B. degree from Antioch College, a B.Ed. from the University of Toronto,
and an M.A. from the University of Wisconsin.
Frances (“Cookie”) Avrin concentrates in residential real estate law and preparation
of wills, powers of attorney and health care proxies. She represents Buyers and Sellers in all
aspects of their purchases and sales including negotiating purchase and sale
agreements, representation at closing and preparing co-ownership agreements.
She also prepares deeds and assists Sellers in resolving title issues. Our
office represents lenders and peforms real estate closings. We also do
condominium conversions and represents condominium associations for review and
revisions of condominium documents.
Frances (“Cookie”) Avrin is a member of the Massachusetts Bar Association (MBA), the Real
Estate Bar Association for Massachusetts (REBA) and is a title agent for
national title insurance companies. She is a 1982 graduate of Northeastern
University School of Law. She holds a B.A. degree from University of Michigan and a M.S.W. from Boston University School of Social Work.