Margaret E. Patterson


A lifelong summer resident, Meg moved to Cape Cod permanently in 2015. She earned her B.A. from The College of William & Mary, and her J.D. from Lewis & Clark Law School.

Meg’s practice focuses on estate planning and administration. She is admitted to practice law in Massachusetts, Florida and New Mexico. Prior to joining this firm in 2020, Meg worked for a boutique estate planning firm on Cape Cod, with additional offices in Wellesley and Florida. She has also practiced child welfare law on Cape Cod; Indian, Social Security and poverty law on the Navajo Nation; international water law in Washington, DC and Nepal; and domestic violence law in New Mexico.

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  • JD, Lewis & Clark Law School, 2010
  • BA, The College of William & Mary, 2004

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 2018
  • U.S. District Court for the District of New Mexico, 2015
  • Massachusetts, 2014
  • New Mexico, 2010

Professional & Civic Activities

  • Florida Bar Association
  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • Town of Harwich Housing Advisory Committee, Secretary
  • Scholar Match, mentor

Professional History

  • Law Offices of Kathleen Fowler, Dennis, MA
  • Margaret E. Patterson, Attorney, West Harwich, MA
  • DNA-People’s Legal Services, Shiprock, NM
  • World Wildlife Fund, Washington, DC

Margaret E. Patterson

Trusts and Estates

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