Richard Joseph Shapiro

Richard Joseph Shapiro

Estate Planning Attorney
Goshen, NY




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About Me

Effective estate, business and asset protection planning can only occur when the client truly understands their goals and objectives. Only then can we engage in a discovery process that can turn the client's hopes and dreams a reality. Our counseling-based approach is designed to make sure that the plan design is client driven, rather than attorney driven. Our maintenance plan helps ensure that...

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Client Reviews

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Senta and Michael Curran

Posted by: Senta about 5 years ago.

Richard has done a estate planning for both my father and myself. I was very impressed by his expertise and professionalism through out the estate...
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Peter James Gilbert
Peter Gilbert

Chalfont, PA

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

I have known Rich as a colleague in National organizations of Estate Planning attorneys, and have collaborated with him on cases that spand both of...
James Joseph Cupero
James Cupero

Goshen, NY

Over 2 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Richard is beyond question the pre-eminent estate planning expert in the Mid-Hudson Valley. I wholeheartedly and without reservation recommend him...
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1991 License Status: Currently registered for the state of New York.
Last updated by Avvo: 06/16/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2001 – present

Blustein, Shapiro, Rich & Barone, LLP


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1988 Juris Doctor in Law

University of Pennsylvania Law School


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2014 AV Peer Review Rating



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2011- present Member


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2013 Chapter Contribution

Inside the Minds: Strategies For Trusts and Estates In New York, 2013 Ed.

2011 Chapter contribution

Inside the Minds: Strategies For Trusts and Estates In New York, 2011 Ed.

Speaking Engagements

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2014 Protecting Assets While Qualifying for Medicaid

at National Business Institute

2012 Top 10 Estate Planning Techniques

at White Plains, New York

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