Christine Carlstrom

Christine Carlstrom
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Christine Carlstrom is a senior associate in the firm’s Trusts & Estate Planning practice. She counsels individuals, families and fiduciaries about estate planning, philanthropy, trust and estate administration and related taxes. Ms. Carlstrom often collaborates with clients and their other advisors to develop a holistic approach to preserve and transfer wealth while minimizing estate, gift, and generation-skipping transfer taxes. Ms. Carlstrom also advises non-profit organizations, and she serves as a trustee of the Nancy-Carroll Draper Charitable Foundation. 

Areas of Practice

Professional experience

Prior to joining Goodwin in 2022, Ms. Carlstrom was an associate in the Private Client Group at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius.

Professional Activities

Ms. Carlstrom is a member of the Boston Bar Association and its Trust and Estates section and Tax Exempt Organizations section.




Boston University School of Law


Suffolk University

Bachelor of Arts

Mount Holyoke College



  • Massachusetts

Recognition & Awards

During law school, Ms. Carlstrom earned the Best Brief Award in Moot Court competition and was a Comment Editor for the Suffolk University Law Review.

In 2019, Ms. Carlstrom was honored to receive the Volunteer of the Year award from ACT Lawrence, a Community Development Corporation, for her pro bono work counseling ACT’s board of directors.