Sarah M. Allen
Sarah M. Allen
Sarah Allen became a shareholder and director of Rice, Heard & Bigelow in 2014. Prior to joining the firm, she was a partner in the Boston law firm of Pabian & Russell, LLC. At Pabian & Russell, Sarah served as co-manager of the firm’s estate planning and administration department. Her legal practice was concentrated in the areas of estate planning, trust and estate administration and probate litigation. Sarah graduated with a Bachelor of Science summa cum laude from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University in 2000, earned a Juris Doctor from Boston University School of Law in 2004 and received a Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Taxation from Boston University School of Law in 2014.
In 2014, Sarah was named an Up & Coming Lawyer by Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly and the Massachusetts Bar Association. She regularly serves as a lecturer for Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education and Boston Bar Association on various estate planning, trust administration and elder law topics.
Sarah is the President of the Boston Estate Planning Council (BEPC). She is a former Co-Chair of the Boston Foundation’s Professional Advisors Network. Sarah is a member of the Massachusetts Bar Association, the Boston Bar Association, the Fiduciary Inn of Courts and the Trusts & Estates Consortium.
RHB partners work in a collaborative manner for the benefit of their trust clients bringing together a combined 100+ years of experience in estate planning, tax preparation, investment management, and trust administration.