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Practice Areas


  1. Estate Planning: 50%
  2. Elder Law: 50%

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Andrew Henry Hook

    I have worked with Bernie on many boards and have referred Clients to him. Based on this experience, I am happy to endorse Bernie as a National Elder Law expert. I have confidence in his ability.


    Andrew Hook Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Jefferey M Yussman

    I endorse this lawyer. Bernie Krooks is one of the top elder law and special needs lawyers in the country. The national media often look to Mr. Krooks for his views on legal issues and best practices in this area. He is dedicated to his clients and meeting their needs. One of the best!


    Jefferey Yussman Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Other

Contact Info

Littman Krooks LLP

399 Knollwood Rd
White Plains, NY, 10603

Littman Krooks Llp

655 Third Avenue
New York, NY, 10017

Littman Krooks LLP

300 Westage Business Center Drive
Fishkill, NY, 12524

Littman Krooks LLP

655 3rd Ave Fl 20
New York, NY, 10017-5617



NYCurrently registered 198603/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Estate Planning Hall of FameNAEPC2014
Certified Elder Law AttorneyNational Elder Law FoundationN/A
Outstanding Achievement AwardNational Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (New York Chapter)N/A
RecognizedBest Lawyers in AmericaN/A
RecognizedWho's Who in American Law -MarquisN/A
RecognizedNew York Super LawyersN/A
Top 25 in WestchesterSuper LawyersN/A
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Founding PartnerLittman Krooks LLP1990 - Present
Association NamePosition NameDuration
New York Chapter of NAELAMemberN/A
National Association of Estate Planning CouncilsAdvisory Board MemberN/A
New York City Estate Planning CouncilMemberN/A
Hudson Valley Estate Planning CouncilMemberN/A
American Bar Association, Real Property, Probate & Trust Law SectionMemberN/A
American Bar Association, Taxation SectionMemberN/A
Bar of the Supreme Court of the United StatesMemberN/A
American College of Trust and Estate CounselFellowN/A
American College of Trust and Estate Counsel, Elder Law CommitteeMemberN/A
Westchester Estate Planning CouncilPresident-ElectN/A
New York State Bar Association, Multi-Disciplinary Practice special committeeMemberN/A
New York State Bar AssociationHouse of DelegatesN/A
National Academy of Elder Law AttorneysPast PresidentN/A
National Academy of Elder Law AttorneysFellowN/A
National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Tax SectionFormer ChairN/A
National Academy of Elder Law AttorneysPast Editor-in-ChiefN/A
National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (New York chapter)Past PresidentN/A
New York State Bar Association, Elder Law SectionFormer ChairN/A
Elder Law Attorney publicationPast Editor-in-ChiefN/A
New York State Bar Association, Trusts and Estates Law SectionMemberN/A
Arc of WestchesterPresident, Board of DirectorsN/A
Publication NameTitleDate
NYSBA publication Guardianship Practice in New York StateCreative Advocacy in Guardianship Settings: Medicaid and Estate Planning, Including Transfer of Assets, Supplemental Needs Trusts & Protection of Disabled Family MembersN/A
New York State Bar AssociationElder Law and Will DraftingN/A
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
State University of New York, AlbanyN/ABS - Bachelor of ScienceN/A
New York UniversityTaxationLL.M - Master of LawsN/A
Hofstra University School of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A