SERVICES

A full service law firm, concentrating in estate litigation, guardianship, estate planning, and elder law.

Estate Litigation, Guardianship, and Surrogate’s Court Practice

  • Probate and Administration
  • Will Contests
  • Contested Administration
  • Trust Contests
  • Accounting Proceedings (Contested and Uncontested)
  • Creditors’ Claims Against Decedents’ Estates (Determined and Undetermined)
  • Guardianships (Contested and Uncontested)
  • Proceedings to Probate a Lost or Destroyed Will
  • Discovery (Turnover) Proceedings
  • Reverse Discovery Proceedings
  • Proceedings to Compel Production of a Will
  • Kinship Proceedings
  • Due Diligence
  • Fiduciary Advisory Services
  • Joint Account Litigation
  • Disputes Regarding Real Property in a Decedent’s Estate
  • Construction Proceedings
  • Fiduciary Removal
  • Suspension, Modification and Revocation of Letters
  • Proceedings to Examine the Fiduciary
  • Proceedings to Set Aside Exempt Property
  • Proceedings for Payment of Funeral Expenses
  • Proceedings for an Order Requiring Fiduciary to Pay Administration Expenses or Make Distributions to Beneficiaries
  • Proceedings for an Order Requiring Fiduciary to Make Early Payment of Distributions
  • Applications to Review Compensation of Corporate Trustee
  • Proceedings to Determine the Validity of a Right of Election
  • Proceedings Regarding Disagreement Among Co-Fiduciaries
  • Proceedings by General Legatee to Obtain Interest
  • Special Proceedings Regarding a Power of Attorney
  • Compromise Proceedings

Estate Planning and Elder Law

  • Estate Planning (Defensive and Holistic Approach)
  • Elder Law
  • Planning for Incapacity
  • Long-Term Care Planning
  • Crisis Planning
  • Tax Planning
  • Business Succession Planning
  • Wills
  • Trusts
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Health Care Proxies
  • Living Wills
  • Appointment of Agent to Control Disposition of Remains
  • Insurance Review, Abstracting and Advisory Services

General Litigation and Advocacy

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Commercial Transactions and Real Estate Transactions
  • General Practice