Catherine Shearn Chester

Catherine’s practice focuses on real estate, zoning, permitting and land use, estate planning and administration, and small business transactions and consulting. Having grown up in the Berkshires, Catherine returned to the area after practicing law in New York City as an associate at Shearman & Sterling LLP.

Catherine is a Trustee of the Stockbridge Land Trust, a member of the board of directors of BerkShares Inc. and the Olga Dunn Dance Company, and a volunteer for local organizations including Literacy Network of South Berkshireand the Stockbridge Library.

Catherine is admitted to practice law in Massachusetts and New York. Education: University of Pennsylvania (B.A. 2005); Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University (2009).