Thomas Sciacca

Thomas Sciacca
PRO

Estate Planning Attorney

New York, NY

AVVO

RATING

10.0

Call

No Misconduct

Languages

American Sign Language , English

Answers and Advice

39 questions answered.

About Me

Trusts Estates attorney and litigator; licensed in NY, NJ, and FL. Areas of practice: Wills Trusts Estate planning Estate tax planning Business succession planning Surrogate's Court (Estate) proceedings Surrogate's Court (Estate) litigation Guardianship proceedings Guardianship litigation Frequent speaker on topics including estate planning, estate planning for the LGBT community, probate,...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Fees

Fixed (Sometimes), Hourly ($340/hour), Retainer (Sometimes)

Client Reviews

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Estate planning

Posted by: James 12 months ago.

Tom advised us then prepared our wills and related documents quickly, efficiently and accurately. I would have no hesitation in recommending his services

Tom has my highest recomendation

Posted by: a Probate client 12 months ago.

Tom provided excellent professional legal service to me. He was knowledgable, responsive, and trustworthy. He did an excellent job which included...
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Endorsements

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Michael Steven Bond
Michael Bond

New York, NY

23 days ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Tom is a treasure trove of knowledge about estate planning and administration. On top of this, he is an exceedingly generous colleague when it comes...
Meredith Reade Miller
Meredith Miller

New York, NY

6 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Tom has a wealth of knowledge in trusts and estates. He is also approachable, reliable, kind and caring.
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Résumé

License

2011 License Status: Member in Good Standing for the state of Florida.
Last updated by Avvo: 06/14/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2007 – present

Law Offices of Thomas Sciacca, PLLC

Education

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2010 LL.M - Master of Laws in Taxation

New York University School of Law

Awards

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2014 Empire State Counsel

New York State Bar Association

Associations

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2003- present

Lesbian and Gay Law Association of Greater New York


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Portfolio

Publications

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2013 How does the Supreme Court's decision in the marriage equality cases affect same-sex couple in New York?

National Resource Center on LGBT Aging

2012 Splitting Property Ownership Gifts: A Tax-Savvy Way to Leave a Legacy and Reduce Taxes

SAGEMatters

Speaking Engagements

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2014 Alternatives to Guardianships for the LGBT Client: A CLE by SAGE

at Alternatives to Guardianships for the LGBT Client: A CLE by SAGE

2013 Advance Directives & Estate Planning for LGBT Adults

at Webinar

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