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If you are dealing with problems and complications pertaining to PROBATE, ELDER LAW or GUARDIANSHIP, you should take immediate action and seek out the help of an Experienced Lawyer you can trust.  Call me at 516-240-5180 today! 

Look no further than Law Office of Patricia A. Powis, where you will receive the quality, personalized legal services that you need to resolve your issues.  I have handled all kinds of  ESTATE, ELDER ABUSE and GUARDIANSHIP issues, and I am well equipped and qualified to take on your case and support you in a just resolution. I have earned my highly-respected reputation and I am  prepared to take on your case and support you at this critical time in your life.  

Whether the best resolution for you involves MEDIATION or LITIGATION you do not need to look any further!  I can help you.   

Are you in need of professional help in with a new or ongoing PROBATE issue - call me today to discuss your matter and GET RESOLUTION! 

 Are you in need of professional help in establishing and managing GUARDIANSHIPS?   Do you LIVE OUTSIDE of NEW YORK and have an elderly or vulnerable relative in New York - call me now for assistance - You have come to the right place! Let me assist you! I can help you review and modify a guardianship or bring a petition to PROTECT A LOVED ONE!  

I have experience with the MEDIATION of ELDERCARE and ESTATE issues.

 I have experience with MEDICAID fair hearings  and Medicaid applications. You should not hesitate to seek out help from a reliable attorney. When you come to my firm, you can rest assured that your case can receive the care and attention it requires, because my staff and I are experienced, competent, and dedicated to fighting or you and the outcome that is in your best interests.

I have experience with PROBATE administration, probate disputes, and probate matters of all kinds, and I want to help you through this time as swiftly and seamlessly as possible.

 Are you dealing with problems regarding your LIVING WILL or POWER OF ATTORNEY? If you need professional assistance in regards to WILLS and TRUSTS or wills contests, you should not waste any time in seeking out the help and support you need. Let THE LAW OFFICE OF PATRICIA A. POWIS assist you! Ican help you with issues involving a power of attorney or supplemental needs trustee (SNT). I have experience with successful MEDIATION and LITIGATION as well, and can provide you with the best service for you when you contact my law office today.

Remember Patricia A. Powis for all your ELDER LAW needs.  

 Call us at 516-240-5180 now!



Practice areas


  1. Guardianship: 40%
    7 years
  2. Probate: 20%
    7 years
  3. Estate Planning: 15%
    7 years
  4. Elder Law: 15%
    7 years
  5. Medicaid & Medicare: 10%
    7 years



Hourly ($350-425/hour), Free consultation (45 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

Attorney endorsements

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  • Jeffrey Philip Miller

    I highly recommend Patricia for anyone requiring assistance with matters concerning Elder Law, Trusts and Estates, Probate, Guardianship, and the like. Having once shared an office with her, I can attest to her knowledge, dedication to her clients, and tireless and thorough efforts to achieve and/or otherwise obtain the best possible outcome based on clients’ individual needs.


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  • Matthew S Raphan

    Patricia is an excellent advocate for her clients, and an indispensable member of the bar. I endorse this lawyer.


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Contact info

Law Office of Patricia A. Powis

600 Old Country Road.
Suite 530
Garden City, NY, 11530

The Law Office of Patricia A. Powis

37-77 103rd Street, 1st Floor
Corona, NY, 11368



NYCurrently registered 200903/07/2016
CTAdministrative Suspension200807/14/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Certified VA attorneyVeteran's Administration2013
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerLaw Office of Patricia A. Powis2009 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Columbian Lawyers Association of QueensTreasurer2014 - Present
Suffolk County Bar AssociationMember2012 - Present
Queen County Woman's Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
New York State Bar AssociationElder Law & Special Needs Section; Trusts & Estates Section2008 - Present
Catholics Lawyers Guild of QueensMember2008 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Contested GuardianshipJudicial recognition of relationship and stipulation as to visitation and rights.
Guardian ResignationSuccessful judicial approval of final account and discharge of guardian and surety.
In the Matter of AK, An Incapacitated PersonIncapacitated person returned to live safely in their own apartment in community
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Publication nameTitleDate
National Business Institute SeminarMedicaid Boot Camp - Estate Recovery2013
ADR Hub webinarIntroduction to Divorce Mediation- The Process and Tips2013
Time to PlayDivorce Mediation - A Better Solution2013
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
City University of New York School of Law at Queens CollegeLawJD2008
Saint John's UniversityHuman ServicesBS1986
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Nassau County Bar AssociationElder/Family Mediation2016
Elder Law Committee MeetingGuardianship Mediation2015
Mitchell Rabbino LectureAdvanced Directives2014
Elder LawMedicaid Estate Recovery2013