Law Services

As matters escalate to the point of Probate Courts, there are problematic possibilities with laws of intestacy, legal validity of testators or contestation and such; I make sure the transitioning of assets is streamlined to the utmost degree in cases where there is no will. My catalog of services includes:

Probate and Estate Administration

Probate administration is the official process that happens when a person passes away. A person’s probated assets are collected, their creditors and taxes are then paid, and any assets left over are ultimately distributed to beneficiaries.View More »

Estate Planning

Our law firm offers customized estate planning packages with competitively priced rates. Whether you need a simple straight forward estate plan or you have substantial assets to protect, which requires a more sophisticated plan, we will put together a package that works best for you.View More »

Wills and Trusts

Either a will or a living trust can be the foundation of your estate plan. The best choice for one person isn’t best for another.View More »

Will Contests

A will contest, in the law of property, is a formal objection raised against the validity of a will, based on the contention that the will does not reflect the actual intent of the testator or that the will is otherwise invalid.View More »

Kinship Hearings

When a person dies in New York without a will, his estate is probated in the New York Surrogate’s Court and his property distributed under New York’s interstate laws. One of the necessary hearings when someone dies without a will may be a Kinship Hearing.View More »

Family Law & Guardianship

Guardianship is a legal process used to protect individuals who are unable to care for their own well-being due to infancy, incapacity or disability. A court will appoint a legal guardian to care for an individual, known as a ward, who is in need of special protection.View More »