Brendan Donnelly plays a key role in the development and implementation of UUSC’s planned and major gift campaigns. As planned giving and major gifts officer, he develops and maintains relationships with constituents while educating them on the many advantages of planned giving to an individual’s tax and estate planning.

Prior to joining UUSC, Donnelly founded and ran the Law Office of Brendan Donnelly, a small firm on the South Shore specializing in estate planning. Donnelly brings over 10 years of experience in estate planning, helping individuals achieve financial and personal goals. He represented clients with simple and complex estates, many valued at over $2M. Donnelly has successfully used an educational and compassionate approach to develop relationships and educate constituents on options. Prior to his legal career, Donnelly worked on several political campaigns.

Donnelly is a longtime resident of the South Shore where he is an active member of the community. He passed the bar in 2003, holds a J.D. from New England School of Law, and a bachelor’s degree in political science from Spring Hill College.

bdonnelly @ uusc.org