Pat Toalson is our office manager and bookkeeper. She has a B.A. from the University of Chicago. After college she joined the Peace Corps, being a part of President Kennedy’s first wave of peace corps volunteers, serving two years in the Philippines. From the Philippines Pat settled in the Boston area, working at Brandeis University as an Assistant Dean of Students.
She pursued Mental Health Counseling at Boston University, obtained an M.A. in U.S. Women’s History at Goddard College, and was a founding member of Tapestry, a psychotherapist collective in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Psychotherapy became her life work. Pat joined our law firm after retiring from her private practice. She manages the financial accounting of the office, handling client billing, receivables, payables, and client fund escrow accounts.