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Scott Lynett, Esq.


Hello!  I'm Scott Lynett, Esq., your neighborhood Family Business Lawyer.

My goal is to be your trusted advisor who helps you make the very best personal, financial, legal, and business decisions for your family and your business throughout your lifetime. I want to help you and your business not just now, but also when you can't be there so that I can help guide your loved ones and colleagues through a difficult process.

In short, my sole focus is to help families and businesses avoid collapse after the death or disability of a loved one or business owner.

I want you to know you've made a big step toward peace of mind simply by reading this.

We have many resources for you so you can ensure your family, friends, and business partners stay out of court and out of conflict, if and when something happens to you. I'd love to share some of these resources with you going forward.

Browse around, see what we have, and feel free to request any of the resources we have for you, complimentary.

As your Family Business Lawyer™ I'd love to start protecting the people and business you love and everything else you care about today. I look forward to meeting you!

Scott Lynett, Esq.


Boston College, Bachelor of Arts

Georgetown University Law Center, Juris Doctor

Villanova University, Master of Business Administration

Recent Blog Posts


  • An Amazing Experience

    "My husband and I could not have asked for a better experience than what we received by Atty. Lynett when creating our legacy planning. He was very detailed in explaining the process and what we needed to focus on as homeowners, parents and pet owners. At times, when my husband and I were seeing ...
  • Exceptional Results

    "My husband, Kevin, and I could not be more pleased with the time and attention that was put into our legacy planning. Scott Lynett and his staff went above and beyond our expectations to ensure that we understood, with complete clarity, each and every step of the planning process. The end result...
  • Highly Recommended

    "Couldn't get any better service. Highly recommend this firm for your legacy planning needs."
  • Making Estate Planning Easy for a Single Parent

    Thank you so much to Attorney Scott Lynett and staff, Zack. As a single parent with young children having a plan was very important and also very daunting to me. They made the experience very easy and uncomplicated. Honestly, having Legacy planning done and checked off and literally placed on you...
  • Peace of Mind with Planning

    Our experience with Atty Lynett and Zack was outstanding! They were professional, kind , and concise in helping Kurt and I with our Trust and Legacy Plan. We both have peace of mind now that it is complete and are so grateful for their knowledge and guidance.
  • Comprehensible and Comfortable Process

    Scott and Zach were simply outstanding. His team's professionalism and adept communication made the process not only comprehensible but also comfortable!
  • Competence and Compassion

    Competence and compassion; Scott is thorough, helpful, and clear. So helpful!
  • Attentive to Details and Personal Needs

    Very professional people. Outstanding service, attention to details and personal needs. Always stayed in touch, quick response to all of questions and phone calls. Very satisfied and highly recommend this office for estate planning.
  • To Teach and Empower

    We recently used Scott (and his assistant Zach) to write up a family trust after going to a seminar where he was the guest speaker. Scott spoke for an hour about setting up an estate plan. It was obvious from that event just how personable, and knowledgable he is about family law. His work produc...
  • Thorough and Comprehensive Plan Within Weeks

    After procrastinating for far too long, and losing countless hours of sleep worrying that we were not properly prepared for the unexpected, and then trying the online DIY method for setting up the appropriate documents (a disastrous idea), I learned from a close friend that Scott Lynett was devel...
  • Thoughtful and Caring Regarding Four-Legged Family Members

    I'm a worrier by nature so, thinking about creating a will and all the other legal paperwork involved only added more gray hairs to my head every time I thought about it. I realized I didn't even know where to begin. I was discussing this with a friend and she mentioned I should call Scott. I've ...
  • Confidently Recommended

    I don't often write business reviews, but wanted to share the excellent experience we had using Scott Lynett, Esq. for our legal needs. He and his staff, specifically, Zack Graham, are friendly, informative, and thorough. Awesome, professional, and very responsive to our questions and needs, we c...
  • Devising the Best Plan for Our Future

    We had an excellent experience with The Law Office of Scott Lynett- Legacy Planning. The office was welcoming, and Scott's knowledge was evident as he addressed all our questions, helping us devise the best plan for our future and our daughter. There was no pressure to commit to unnecessary servi...
  • Nothing Short of Exceptional

    My experience with attorney Lynett's estate planning services was nothing short of exceptional. From the very first consultation, I felt confident and well-informed. Attorney Lynett, was incredibly knowledgeable and patient, taking the time to understand my specific needs and goals.The Law Office...
  • Fantastic Service and Attention to Detail

    I can't say enough good about the way everything was handled with our estate and business planning. Their level of service and attention to detail is fantastic. Thank you!
  • Keeping Up With the Law

    Scott and Zack are simply amazing to work with! Such compassion and understanding from both of them. They are both very knowledgeable about the issues surrounding legacy planning and made the process seamless! I feel safe and secure knowing my family will be well cared for and my wishes carried o...
  • Helpful and Friendly!

    Thank you so much for your services and helping Gene and myself and doing our Will/trust. The whole firm was extremely helpful and friendly! Would definitely recommend anybody to your firm.
  • Estate Planning Made Easy

    Estate planning made easy. One of the hardest things to do is plan for your death. No one likes to talk about it, but working with Scott and Zachary made it simple.Why? At Legacy Planning, they have a meticulous system that, step by step, not only covers the basics but also addresses aspects you ...
  • Experienced and Informative

    Our family had a wonderful experience with Scott. His experience with estate law and planning was so helpful, as were his explanations of difficult aspects of the process. Zach, who runs client services, couldn't have been more professional and warm while also facilitating getting all our questio...
  • Excellent Estate Planning

    Excellent estate planning. I had my will written twice. The 1st attorney I used created a “boiler plate” will that wasn't modified to my needs. I didn't know any better and I remained unsettled for a year. So I sat in lectures and did my due diligence to find a better law firm. I selected Legacy ...
  • For Peace of Mind and to Protect Your Family, Look No Further

    If you're looking for peace of mind and to protect your family, look no further. Scott and his team make a process that oftentimes is dreaded into something enjoyable and meaningful! My husband and I can both sleep better knowing we have done all we can with the help of the legacy planning team t...
  • A Perfect Blend of Structure and Form

    A perfect blend of structure and form, practical and emotional. Scott delivers a professional, thoughtful customized experience in effectively and efficiently completing the estate planning process, which can be difficult for many. Scott is a knowledgable, informed listener and is clearly skilled...
  • Incredibly Thorough

    We had an excellent experience.  Scott and his team are incredibly thorough. No detail is left to chance. Communication with the firm is second to none. We left the document signing meeting with such peace of mind. My wife and I would give them the highest recommendation.
  • Rock Solid Planning

    I am incredibly thankful for the attention, preparation, and kindness that the Lynett Law team showed my family, to review and update my mother's legacy planning documents. He made this process super easy, and we are so relieved to know that Mom has a rock solid plan in place.
  • Patiently Guiding Through the Process

    Fortunately for me, life changes necessitated updating my will. That's how I found out how little I knew about the subject. Meeting with Scott Lynett and his assistant Zachary Graham was an education in itself. They guided me patiently through the process, encouraging questions and making sure I ...
  • Easy to Work With, Approachable, and Willing to Answer Any and All Questions

    We worked with Attorney Scott Lynett and his assistant, Zach Graham. Scott and Zach were easy to work with, approachable, and willing to answer any and all of our questions. I would recommend them to anyone ready to plan for their future.
  • A Great Experience

    Working together with Scott and his assistant Zach was a great experienceWould highly recommend Legacy PlanningThank You for all your help
  • Accommodating to Our Needs

    Great team! They pay attention to detail, explain everything well, and were easy to work with when we moved south for the winter.

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