Gerard, Ghazey & Bates, P.C

The voice of pragmatic and well-reasoned
elder law and tax guidance
in Northampton and Western Mass

The only Certified Elder Law Attorney (CELA) based locally in Northampton, MA

We’re here for you.

Whether you need expert assistance planning an estate, selling or purchasing real estate, completing personal or business taxes, or legal protection for the elderly, Gerard, Ghazey & Bates, P.C. is here to help you, every step of the way.


Tax Law

Our firm prepares approximately 700 tax returns per year.

Elder Law

A Certified Elder Law Attorney is more than a simple designation: it’s the gold standard.

Estate Planning

We’ll ensure that your assets are safeguarded.

Real Estate

Assurance that your real estate closing occurs without incident.

Need to talk to an expert?


Meet Our Attorneys

Our team of experts are proud to be a part of the only Certified Elder Law Attorney practice based in Northampton, Massachusetts, as well as one of only three such attorneys in Western Massachusetts.

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E. Spencer Ghazey-Bates, J.D., LLM, CELA


Certified Elder Law Attorney

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Robert G. Ghazey, ESQ.


Tax Law & Estate Planning

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Peter M. Gerard, J.D., LLM


Tax Law & Real Estate


Emily M. McCoomb



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