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Lainie R. Fastman

Lainie R. Fastman

Practice areas:

Estate Planning, Probate, Elder Law, Guardianship, Trusts

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About Me

Languages Spoken: Dutch, German, Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1982

  1. Probate: 25%
  2. Estate Planning: 25%
  3. Guardianship: 20%
  4. Elder Law: 20%
  5. Trusts: 10%


Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

2 total

  • William Joseph Leininger

    I have referred Estate and Elderlaw clients to Lainie for over 10 years. She is the most knowlegeable expert in those fields on Staten Island, and I can recommend her without reservation!


    William Leininger Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Richard Albert Luthmann

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Richard Luthmann Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Lainie R Fastman

57 Beach St
Staten Island, NY, 10304-2701


NYCurrently registered 198203/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerHall & Hall, LLC2003 - Present
AssociateHall & Hall, LLC1986 - 2003
AttorneySolo Practioner1983 - 1986
Court AttorneySupreme Court, New York County1981 - 1982

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Richmond County Bar AssociationN/AN/A
New York County Bar Association, Trust and Estates SectionN/AN/A

Publication NameTitleDate
New York Law JournalTrusts' Principal and Income2014
New York Law JournalParens Patriae and Infants Funds2013
Richmond County Bar Association JournalBy-Pass or Credit Shelter Trust2012
Richmond County Bar Association JournalKinship Hearings in the Surrogate's Court2011
New York State Bar Association CLE ManualObjections to Probate - A Post Script2008
New York Law JournalSaving the Charitable Deduction in Split Interests Trusts2007

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
New York Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1981
Richmond CollegeN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1976