Laura has acted for her clients as the equivalent of an in-house counsel. As such she serves as a valued confidant and advisor; a true Counselor At Law.
As a business law advisor, Laura furnishes advice on all legal matters that arise in the course of business and negotiates and reviews all business agreements for a wide range of matters. She works directly with business owners and their internal management teams and outsources to experts in specialties when needed to provide a full in-house legal business advisory service.
Estate planning doesn't have to be an intimidating, overwhelming process. Upon completing their estates, my clients know that all of their family concerns are addressed and that their estates are properly structured to meet their goals.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Consumer Advocate of the Year||The ASA Group||2015|
|Principal||Law Offices Laura Sherris||1996 - Present|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|New York State Bar Association, Business Law Section, Trusts & Estates Law Section||N/A||N/A|
|New York State Bar Association||N/A||N/A|
|TaxStringer, NYSSCPAs||THE CPA’S ANNUAL LIFE INSURANCE AUDIT||2015|
|New York University School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1995|
|University of Pennsylvania||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1986|
|Nassau County Woman’s Bar Association, Matrimonial Committee||Life Insurance Topics related to Matrimonial Cases||2015|
|NYS Society of CPAs: Taxation of Individuals Committee||Life Insurance for Estate Tax Planning; Divorce: Insurance Strategies||2015|
|Complicated estate $20 million||Wills and multiple tax-efficient trusts set up. Buy-sell among adult children for business succession planning, funded with life insurance.|
|Medicaid Plan||House in MAPT and financial assets re-titled, protective documents executed.|
|Wife to provide for her wife||Multiple private Trusts set up to provide for each loved one with remainder to younger family members.|
Posted by Mike
Sat Nov 28 2015