Rochester Trusts Attorneys — 81 found

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  1. Rochester Trusts Attorney Lisa Christine Arrington

    Lisa Arrington

    Rochester, NY Trusts Attorney
    Licensed for 29 years
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    7.3

  2. Rochester Trusts Attorney Joseph A. Platania

    Joseph Platania

    Rochester, NY Trusts Attorney
    Licensed for 47 years
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    6.5

  3. Rochester Trusts Attorney Christen Culligan Bruu

    Christen Bruu

    Christen Culligan Bruu is an associate in the firms Family Wealth Estate Planning Department where she concentrates in estate planning and administration. Ms. Bruu received her B.A.... more
    Licensed for 22 years
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    6.8

  4. Rochester Trusts Attorney Philip M. Silver

    Philip Silver

    Rochester, NY Trusts Attorney
    Licensed for 54 years
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    6.7

  5. Rochester Trusts Attorney Stephen Morris

    Stephen Morris

    Rochester, NY Trusts Attorney
    Licensed for 57 years
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    6.5

  6. Rochester Trusts Attorney La Marr Jeanette Jackson

    La Jackson

    Rochester, NY Trusts Attorney
    Licensed for 20 years
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    6.7

  7. Rochester Trusts Attorney Richard Lawrence Dutton

    Richard Dutton

    Rochester, NY Trusts Attorney
    Licensed for 38 years
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    7.9

  8. Rochester Trusts Attorney Jack Michael Battaglia

    Jack Battaglia

    Jack M. Battaglia is a partner in the firm and a member of the Family Wealth Estate Planning and Business and Finance Departments. He concentrates his practice in civil and criminal... more
    Licensed for 53 years
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    6.9

  9. Rochester Trusts Attorney Michelle Lynn Miller

    Michelle Miller

    Rochester, NY Trusts Attorney
    Licensed for 9 years
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    6.3

  10. Rochester Trusts Attorney Michael P. Leone

    Michael Leone

    Rochester, NY Trusts Attorney
    Licensed for 15 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.1

Trusts

A trust is an arrangement whereby someone owns and manages money or property for another person's benefit. Like a guardianship, a trustee has decision-making authority over the trust property, but no court is involved in the trustee's action–the person who creates the trust defines the scope of the trustee's power. There are many different trust types, including probate trusts, income trusts, spendthrift trusts, and educational trusts. For example, a living trust allows you to manage your property while you are alive and to direct who will manage it if you become incapable of doing so. In essence, you choose your own “guardian” in advance and avoid having the court do it for you. A trust attorney reviews the many reasons for establishing a trust with you, and can ensure your trust will be legally valid.