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We recognize that we can best assist our clients to protect themselves and their families by listening to their concerns, needs and goals.  It is only then that we can effectively  craft the best possible legal protection plan for them, whether their matter involves Elder Law, Medicaid Planning, Guardianships, Estate PlanningProbate and Estate Administration or Estate Litigation.  We frequently create Revocable Trusts, Medicaid Asset Protection Trusts, Special Needs Trusts as part of our clients’ plans. Our practice includes related areas such as the sale of a business and the purchase and sale of real estate.  We understand the importance of good client communication and work hard to keep our clients fully informed of the progress of their matters.  We value our clients and believe that they appreciate our attention to detail and the quality of our representation.  


Languages spoken: English, Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. Elder Law: 25%
    15 years
  2. Estate Planning: 25%
    15 years
  3. Guardianship: 20%
    15 years
  4. Probate: 20%
    15 years
  5. Litigation: 10%
    36 years



Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (always)

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Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Law Office of Robert L. Boydstun

15 Chester Avenue
White Plains, NY, 10601-5115


NYCurrently registered 198003/07/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PrincipalLaw Office of Robert L. Boydstun2000 - 2014
Of CounselHarvey Gladstein & Partners LLC2000 - 2008
PartnerGladstein & Isaac1985 - 2000
AssociateGladstein & Isaac1982 - 1985
AssociateAlpert & O'Rourke1980 - 1982
Association namePosition nameDuration
New York State Bar Association, Committee on Issues Affecting People with DisabilitiesMember2012 - Present
National Academy of Elder Law AttorneysMember2012 - Present
National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (New York chapter)Member2012 - Present
New York State Bar Association, Elder Law SectionMember2000 - Present
New York State Bar Association, Trusts and Estates Law SectionMember2000 - Present
New York State Bar AssociationMember1980 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1980 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Estate of Eleanor S. BoragineSettled with estate retaining 90% of the account proceeds.
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
St John's University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1979
Lafayette CollegeN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1976
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Seniors Real Estate Specialist TraningLegal Issues Affecting Seniors Real Estate2015