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George Kontogiannis

Estate planning Attorney at White Plains, NY

5.0   2 reviews
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  • State Years
    Connecticut - CT 7 years
    New York - NY 22 years
  • Licensed for 7 years
    State CT
    Acquired 2016
    Status
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 22 years
    State NY
    Acquired 2001
    Status
    Currently Registered No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

About George

Learn George’s areas of practice.

George Kontogiannis concentrates his practice on representing individuals in trust and estate planning

 

matters and on the administration of estates. In conjunction with formulating estate plans, Mr. Kontogiannis has assisted numerous fiduciaries in administering of estates, including representing fiduciaries in all Surrogate’s Court matters such as probate proceedings, accounting proceedings and other miscellaneous court actions.

Mr. Kontogiannis’ skills in trusts and estates compliment his abilities in real property law. He has assisted clients with the home buying/selling experience including interacting with brokers, drafting, negotiating and reviewing contracts of sale, clearing encumbrances on title, working with the client’s lenders in obtaining financing or satisfying a loan and closing the deal. Mr. Kontogiannis has also developed a practice in creating and advising charitable entities.

Location

Tesser Ryan & Rochman, LLP
15 Fisher Ln Ste 200
White Plains, NY, 10603-2227

Reviews

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Posted by Leonarda | November 21, 2022
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
husband and wife wills
We were referred by our bank to make our wills with Mr. Kontogiannis. He wrote 2 wills plus other estate documents. He was thorough and conscientious. Also, efficient, understanding and courteous. He answered all questions is a timely manner, even non-business hours.
Response from George Kontogiannis December 9, 2022
Thank you Leonarda, it was a pleasure working with you.
Posted by Jill | February 19, 2021
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Best Around
George Kontogiannis, is the most professional, courteous and patient attorney we have ever dealt with. We have used him for all our estate administration matters along with all of our residential real estate deals. We will be using George in the near future for our own Estate Planning needs, there is no one we would trust other than him.
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Cost

Rates
  • Free Consultation 30 minutes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 7.3 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • Partner
  • Kontogiannis PC
  • 2018 - 2018
  • Partner
  • Marino Partners LLP
  • 2006 - 2017

Education

  • Brooklyn Law School
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2000
  • Cornell University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1995

Associations

  • Lifting Up Westchester
  • Board Member, Officer
  • 2018 - Present
  • Westchester Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2014 - Present
  • One Sandwich at a Time, Inc.
  • Co-Founder, President
  • 2011 - Present
  • Rotary Club
  • Past President
  • 2015 - 2017
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Humanitarian Award
  • St. Christopher's Inc
  • 2014

Speaking Engagements

  • Advisor Conference
  • Estate and Gift Planning
  • 2012

Attorney endorsements

Received (2)
Given (2)
Endorse George
Estate planning Attorney | Oct 30
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I highly endorse this lawyer. I have worked with George on estate planning, trusts, probate and real estate matters. He is a superb skilled lawyer who is able to achieve client goals in an efficient and effective manner."
Unknown Attorney | Oct 30
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"George is a conscientious lawyer and a great person. His careful attention to detail and excellent client relations are a testament to his hard-working legal philosophy. I endorse him fully."
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