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Wills, Trusts, & Estates

Attorney Danielle G. Van Ess founded DGVE law in Hingham in September of 2008 with a vision for a new kind of law firm based on a philosophy of compassionately providing high quality, holistic legal services in a friendly and relaxed manner, in a comfortable setting, and in an environmentally conscientious way.

How We Can Help You


A Will is an essential document for every parent to legally appoint guardians for their minor children.


Avoiding Probate and leaving loved ones their inheritance so that it helps rather than harms them are just some of the benefits of Trusts

Estate Planning

Protect yourself and your family with a personalized, comprehensive, organized estate plan.


There are many steps required by the Probate Court to ensure compliance with all required legal formalities.

Health Care Directives

We provide counseling and documents to protect you in the case of a medical emergency and ensure that your end of life wishes are respectfully followed.

Trust Administration

After a loved one dies, the last thing you want to deal with is legal and financial paperwork. When you need help, we’re here for you

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