Rackemann, Sawyer & Brewster


We offer our lawyers a collegial, supportive, stable and creative environment to practice law and to grow personally and professionally. We seek well-established lawyers ­­ both associates and partners ­ and staff who want challenging, intellectually stimulating work, diverse and interesting clients and a firm that encourages their well-being both at work and outside of work.

Our firm has done a good job of adapting to the changes in our industry. For example, we provide 12-week paid leave for new parents. In addition, we’re flexible in work arrangements that balance the needs of our families and ourselves. “We’re a first-name basis kind of firm,” explained Mike O’Connell, Rackemann’s managing partner.

“People here have a sense that we’re in this together, that we’re here to stay and that we genuinely care about one another, an attitude that describes our relationships with clients.”

Please send resume to:
Mary Ellen Hayes, Human Resources Manager
Rackemann, Sawyer & Brewster
160 Federal Street
Boston, MA 02110

or mehayes@rackemann.com


Open Position:


Rackemann, Sawyer & Brewster, a mid-sized Boston law firm, has an immediate opening for an associate to support the firm’s growing Trusts & Estates Group. The ideal candidate will have 4-6 years of estate planning experience, and is skilled in sophisticated estate and business succession planning, drafting of documents and implementation of plans. Estate administration, gift tax and fiduciary income tax experience desired. LLM degree in taxation is preferred. Partnership potential for the ideal candidate with excellent academic credentials and strong written and oral presentation skills. Must be admitted in Massachusetts.

Salary commensurate with experience. All applications will be kept strictly confidential.

Please email resumes to Kerry Hurley at khurley@rackemann.com.

About Rackemann, Sawyer & Brewster Rackemann, Sawyer & Brewster is a multi-service, Boston law firm sought and trusted by the region’s businesses, institutions and individuals for real estate, business, litigation, family law, and trusts and estates matters. For well over 100 years, the firm has provided its clients with sound, ethical advice, outstanding service delivery and levelheaded solutions at a fair price.