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Thomas M. Sheehan

Partner, Tarlow, Breed, Hart and Rodgers, P.C.

Since his admission to the Bar in 1998, Mr. Sheehan has focused his practice on trusts and estates.  He began practicing in the Connecticut office of a small Manhattan tier one trusts and estates boutique, next he joined a large national firm to assist with its multinational practice, then moved his practice to the Boston office of a large regional firm in order to expand the reach of his practice and then joined a Boston based firm as an equity partner.  He joined Tarlow, Breed, Hart and Rodgers, P.C. as a partner in 2016, drawn to its collegial atmosphere and its personal approach to private client services. 

In addition to his traditional trusts and estates practice, Mr. Sheehan is frequently engaged in international planning and administration, asset protection planning, business succession planning, fiduciary litigation and tax controversy work before federal, state and municipal taxing authorities.  He represents individuals, families, estates, trusts and business entities, including doctors, business owners, executives, finance professionals, professors and attorneys.  Mr. Sheehan is proud to include among his clientele a number of his former partners.    

Mr. Sheehan graduated from Providence College in 1993, from Roger Williams University School of Law in 1997 and from the Graduate Tax Program at Boston University School of Law in 1998.  He is admitted to practice in the States of Connecticut, Massachusetts and New York, and before the United States Tax Court. 

Practice Areas:

  • Estate Planning
  • Tax Planning
  • Business Succession Planning
  • Trust and Estate Administration

Bar Admissions:

  • Massachusetts 
  • New York
  • Connecticut
  • U.S. Tax Court

Professional Memberships:

  • American Bar Association
  • Committee Preparing Comments to Proposed Regulations for IRC Section 2036, Chair
  • Committee Preparing Comments to HR 436
  • Committee Preparing Comments to Form 8939 and Instructions
  • Individual & Fiduciary Income Tax Section
  • Probate and Fiduciary Litigation Section
  • Massachusetts Bar Association
  • Connecticut Bar Association
  • Professional Discipline Section
  • Board of Editors, Connecticut Law Journal
  • New York State Bar Association


  • Boston University School of Law – LL.M. Taxation
  • Roger Williams University School of Law – J.D.
  • Providence College – B.A.

Community Involvement:

  • Town of Duxbury, Finance Committee
  • Town of Duxbury Youth Baseball, Coach
  • Housatonic Community College Foundation, Former Director

Thomas Sheehan, Partner

Tarlow, Breed, Hart and Rodgers, P.C.

101 Huntington Ave.

5th Floor Prudential Center

Boston, MA 02199

Phone: 617.218.2026

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