I specialize in estate planning, administration and litigation, business law and intellectual property.
Counseled clients on estate planning, will contests and accountings
Court appointed referee, auctioneer and guardian ad litem
Litigated in NY Supreme Court, U .S.T ax Court, Surrogate's Court (NY, FL) and Federal District Court ( NY, NJ, FL)
Counseled clients on construction law, commodities law and transactions, licensing, FINRA, ERISA and royalties
Represented clients in cases involving employee fraud and theft, dissolution of business, asbestos litigation, insurance claims, breach of fiduciary duty in contested accounting, breach of employment contract and improper termination of pension plans
Appeared in United States Tax Court in tax straddle, tax fraud and reasonable compensation litigation
Successful liltigation in fiduciary liability in Matter of Bloomingdale, 48 A.D. 3d 559 (Surnmary judgrnent for trustee | Joseph Bloomingdale) as well as summary judgment in will contest (Matter of Sylvester Giustino unpublished decision)