Boston University School of Law

Melissa Langa

Adjunct Professor of Law
B.A., Rutgers University
J.D., American University
LL.M. in Taxation, Boston University

Melissa Langais the managing shareholder in the Boston law firm of Bove & Langa, PC. She has built her practice guiding individuals, families, businesses and charitable organizations in designing and implementing customized tax-efficient structures to meet their particular estate planning, business and charitable needs. She assists both domestic and international families. Langa is a co-chair of the Boston chapter of the London based Society of Trust and Estate Practioners (STEP Boston) and co-chair of the ABA's Asset Protection Planning Committee.

In addition to her professional activities, Langa is a member of the Board of Directors of Boston's SpeakEasy Stage Company where she chairs the Governance Committee, a member of the President's Advisory Committee of Colby-Sawyer College (NH) and a member of the Board of Trustees of The Brookline Community Foundation. She has participated as a writer and lecturer at programs presented by many organizations including the Notre Dame Tax Institute, the American Bar Association, ALI-ABA, the Massachusetts Society of Certified Public Accountants, and the Boston Bar Association. Langa was honored as the Estate Planner of the Year (2014) by the Boston Estate Planning Council.

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