Monroe County, New York Elder Law Lawyers

George H Gray
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Monroe County, NY Elder Law Lawyer with 41 years experience
(585) 218-8620 625 Panorama Trail
Suite1240
Rochester, NY 14625
Elder, Business, Estate Planning and Tax
Albany Law School
George Gray is a partner in the law firm of Gray & Feldman LLP, where his practice concentrates in the areas of special needs planning, estate planning and administration, business and tax law. He is a member of the Monroe County and New York State Bar Associations and is active in the Tax and Trust and Estates Sections of these associations. He serves as a member of the Executive Committee of the Monroe County Estate Planning Council and is active on its Program Committee. SPECIAL NEEDS PLANNING: Through his long association with the...
Robert Friedman
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Monroe County, NY Elder Law Attorney with 39 years experience
(800) 729-4571 70 Linden Oaks
3rd Floor
Rochester, NY 14625
Elder, Criminal, Divorce and Estate Planning
Hamline University
My Law Firm Partner and I have been working with Buffalo and WNY residents for almost four decades. So we're not surprised when clients tell us that we've helped a member of their family or neighbor in the past. We have offices in: Buffalo NY Rochester NY Akron NY Williamsville NY Batavia NY West Seneca NY Niagara Falls NY And our expertise is wide - just take a look at our practice areas and how we can help you. BUFFALO AREA PERSONAL INJURY & ACCIDENTS * Highway Accident: * Industrial Accident: * Jet Ski Accident:...
Thomas J. Cusker
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Monroe County, NY Elder Law Attorney with 53 years experience
(585) 338-3880 2121 North Clinton Avenue
Rochester, NY 14617
Elder, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Albany Law School
My practice is concentrated in the areas of residential real estate, Medicaid planning, wills and trusts, estate planning, probate and estate administration. Whether you are thinking of buying a new home, selling your existing home, planning for your future or dealing with the passing of a loved one, my 43+ years of experience in those matters will help you accomplish your goals as effectively and stress-free as possible. I can guarantee that I will personally deal with your concerns and you won't be shuffled off to a paralegal or young associate. If it's important to you, it's important to me. EXPERIENCE COUNTS!
Elizabeth K. Randisi Esq.
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Monroe County, NY Elder Law Attorney with 13 years experience
(585) 248-3800 290 Linden Oaks
Suite 200
Rochester, NY 14625
Elder and Estate Planning
Villanova University School of Law
I am a trust and estates attorney practicing at a boutique firm in Rochester, New York. I help clients protect their assets and create a legacy for their children, grandchildren, and charitable causes.
Marcus W Kroll Esq
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Monroe County, NY Elder Law Lawyer with 10 years experience
(585) 232-6500 1600 Bausch and Lomb Place
Rochester, NY 14604
Free ConsultationElder, Estate Planning and Probate
Trusts & Estates, including unique planning situations such as second marriages, unmarried couples, LGBT couples, and family members with special needs Elder law Guardianships Foreign estate planning and tax compliance Marcus also assists clients with personal matters such as child support enforcement, spousal maintenance enforcement and QDROs.
Kristin Jonsson
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Monroe County, NY Elder Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
(585) 347-2840 441 Penbrooke Drive
Suite 12
Penfield , NY 14526
Elder and Estate Planning
Timothy Pellittiere
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Monroe County, NY Elder Law Attorney with 19 years experience
(585) 347-2840 441 Penbrooke Drive
Suite 12
Penfield, NY 14526
Elder and Estate Planning
Monroe County, NY Elder Law Lawyer with 25 years experience
(585) 753-4210 10 Fitzhugh St N
Rochester, NY 14614
Elder
Monroe County, NY Elder Law Attorney with 36 years experience
(585) 987-2848 2 State St
Rochester, NY 14614
Elder, Estate Planning and Tax
Monroe County, NY Elder Law Lawyer
(585) 325-4545 144 Exchange Blvd.
Suite 107
Rochester, NY 14614
Elder, Arbitration & Mediation, Criminal and DWI
University of Minnesota
Monroe County, NY Elder Law Lawyer with 30 years experience
(585) 258-2865 300 Bausch and Lomb Pl
Rochester, NY 14604
Elder and Estate Planning
Monroe County, NY Elder Law Lawyer with 53 years experience
(585) 232-5225 183 E Main St
Rochester, NY 14604
Elder, Business, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Monroe County, NY Elder Law Lawyer with 12 years experience
(585) 225-3080 1100 Long Pond Rd
Rochester, NY 14626
Elder, Business, Estate Planning and Tax
University of Buffalo
Monroe County, NY Elder Law Lawyer with 66 years experience
(716) 258-2800 300 Bausch and Lomb Pl
Rochester, NY 14604
Elder, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Monroe County, NY Elder Law Lawyer with 39 years experience
(585) 381-4055 3955 East Ave
Rochester, NY 14618
Elder, Employment, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Paul Mattice Ryther
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Ontario County, NY Elder Law Lawyer with 43 years experience
(585) 657-6040 97 Main Street
PO Box 278
EAST BLOOMFIELD, NY 14443
Elder and Estate Planning
Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Stephen Michael Kelley
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Livingston County, NY Elder Law Lawyer with 19 years experience
(585) 519-4387 131 Main Street
Suite 7
Geneseo, NY 14454
Elder, Divorce, Family and Real Estate
State University of New York - Buffalo
Practice areas - Family Law and Divorce, Elderlaw (asset preservation) and a general civil practice.
Emilee K. Lawson Hatch
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Monroe County, NY Elder Law Attorney with 9 years experience
(315) 701-6419 Rochester, NY 14603
Elder, Estate Planning, Probate and Tax
University of Miami School of Law and Syracuse University College of Law
I am a native of the Rocky Mountains, having grown up in Evergreen, Colorado. Since settling in New York, I have developed a broad and sophisticated client base. I concentrate my practice in the areas of estate planning, trust and estate administration, and estate and gift taxation. It is important to me to consider each of my client’s values and background as I help them decide which type of estate plan will best fit their needs. I use a practical approach to my practice. Offering the assurance of complete confidentiality and responsive service, I try...
Diane Tiveron
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Niagara County, NY Elder Law Lawyer with 28 years experience
(716) 636-7600 770 Davison Rd.
Lockport, NY 14094
Elder, Business and Estate Planning
State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law
I have practiced corporate and business law since admission to the New York State Bar in 1990. I received my J.D., cum laude, from the State University of New York at Buffalo Law School and my B.A. in economics and political science from Canisius College, magna cum laude. Recently, in continuing my education, I have successfully completed my Mini-M.B.A. Certificate through Canisius College. I have been with the firm for over twenty-seven years. In addition to managing the firm, I am the head of HoganWillig's Corporate & Business Law Department. I assist clients with business formations (sole proprietorship, partnership,...
Paul Michael Pochepan
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Niagara County, NY Elder Law Attorney with 29 years experience
(716) 636-7600 770 Davison Rd.
Lockport, NY 14094
Elder, Bankruptcy, Estate Planning and Social Security Disability
Syracuse University College of Law
With nearly three decades of experience practicing Bankruptcy law and Social Security law in Buffalo, Paul Pochepan is able to help consumers facing financial hardships and disabled individuals and their dependents. He has helped many Western New York consumers navigate the bankruptcy system under chapter 7 or chapter 13. He also helps Buffalo-area residents apply for Social Security Disability (SSD) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) or appeal Social Security Administration decisions denying, reducing or revoking benefits. He has accumulated a wealth of knowledge regarding the multiple medical impairments afflicting disability claimants and dealing with the medical profession to secure the...
Dennis Charles Gaughan
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Erie County, NY Elder Law Attorney with 34 years experience
(716) 648-8000 6161 South Park Ave
Hamburg, NY 14075
Free ConsultationElder, Appeals, Bankruptcy and Business
New York Law School
We chose to remain a small law office to provide personal, dedicated and aggressive service to our clients. My office costs a few dollars more but excellent service takes time and strategy. Offsetting our higher fees we have payment plans. We have seven lawyers working together to get the best solutions. As a small firm we call upon all areas of the law to form a comprehensive strategy and plan. As in a game making the right move determines the outcome of the case. A divorce case is often helped by a bankruptcy or our tax law knowledge. We create...
J. Michael Kelleher
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Erie County, NY Elder Law Attorney with 47 years experience
(716) 636-7600 43 Central Ave.
Lancaster, NY 14086
Elder, Estate Planning and Real Estate
University of Notre Dame
J. Michael Kelleher graduated cum laude from St. Bonaventure University with a B.A. in 1967, and received his legal education at the University Of Notre Dame, graduating in 1970. Mr. Kelleher was Town Justice for the Town of Lancaster from 1975 to 2014 and is Senior Counsel at HoganWillig since joining the firm in 2011.

Mr. Kelleher has focused his practice in commercial and residential real estate as well probate, estate planning, and corporate law since 1970. He is a member of the Real Estate and Estate Practice and Procedure Committees of the Erie County Bar Association.

Mr. Kelleher has lectured extensively...
Stephen Silverstein
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Erie County, NY Elder Law Attorney with 37 years experience
(716) 636-7600 2410 N. Forest Road
Amherst, NY 14068
Elder and Estate Planning
State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law
Stephen R. Silverstein concentrates his practice in the areas of estate and disability planning, estate administration, guardianships and elder law.

He is a graduate of the University of Rochester and the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law. He is a former bank trust officer, where he worked on administration of estates, trusts and employee benefit plans.

Mr. Silverstein is a member of the Bar Association of Erie County Surrogate’s Court Committee and serves as the Committee’s Recording Secretary. He is also a member of the Bar Association of Erie County Elder Law Committee and...
Jed Dietrich
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(716) 839-3939 1323 North Forest Road
Buffalo, NY 14221
Free ConsultationErie County, NY Elder Law Attorney with 22 years experience
Elder, Construction, Insurance Claims and Personal Injury
SUNY Buffalo Law School
I have collected more than $125 Million on behalf of my clients since 2007.

I have been named a New York Superlawyer from 2010 to the present.

I am highly competitive. I was a 14 time National Champion in the sport of rowing.

It is my life’s work to represent the seriously injured to the very best of my ability.

My firm, The Dietrich Law Firm, P.C., has been established to FIGHT for our clients to obtain MAXIMUM COMPENSATION for every person we represent.

We are the AGGRESSIVE-TENACIOUS-HARDWORKING firm for our clients.

We promise to follow The Golden Rule, return every phone call within...
Darren M. Swetz
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Erie County, NY Elder Law Lawyer with 21 years experience
(716) 210-6575 5488 Sheridan Drive
Suite 500
Buffalo, NY 14221
Elder, Estate Planning and Real Estate
University of Akron
For over 15 years Darren Swetz has been helping individuals and business navigate a range of legal issues to help them achieve financial success, economic stability or a fresh start. At Tully Rinckey PLLC he is a Partner who represents New Yorkers with the preparation of wills, trusts and advanced directives; Medicaid planning; and real estate transactions and leases. Prior to joining Tully Rinckey PLLC, Mr. Swetz served as Managing Partner at Kelly & Swetz for more than a dozen years, where he focused his practice on wealth management and asset preservation. Before that...
Danielle DeJoseph
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Niagara County, NY Elder Law Lawyer
(716) 636-7600 770 Davison Rd.
Lockport, NY 14094
Elder, Divorce, Estate Planning and Family
SUNY Buffalo Law School
Danielle DeJoseph is an Associate Attorney practicing primarily in the firm’s Matrimonial & Family Law and Estate Planning & Administration Practice Groups.

Ms. DeJoseph graduated summa cum laude from Buffalo State College in 2013 with a major in English Literature. She received her legal education at the University at Buffalo School of Law, where she graduated with a J.D. in 2017. As a law student, Danielle worked for nearly three years as a law clerk in FELA litigation. Danielle also interned with the New York State Attorney General’s Office in the Organized Crime Task Force.

Ms. DeJoseph is admitted...
Jessica M. Peraza
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Niagara County, NY Elder Law Attorney with 3 years experience
(716) 636-7600 770 Davison Rd.
Lockport, NY 14094
Elder, Employment and Estate Planning
SUNY Buffalo Law School
Jessica Peraza is an associate attorney working with the firm’s estate and elder law department. She focuses her practice on Estate Planning and Administration, Medicaid and Long-term Care Planning, and Wealth Management. As a law student, she interned for the Hon. Barbara Howe in Erie County Surrogate’s Court and worked in the Public Benefits Unit of Neighborhood Legal Services. Her previous experience includes residential foreclosures, public and private sector labor law, contract negotiations, probate matters, third party credit collections, and representation of clients in administrative hearings and arbitrations.

Ms. Peraza attended St. Lawrence University in Canton, New York where she...
Thomas Wheeler Seeley
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Onondaga County, NY Elder Law Lawyer with 14 years experience
(315) 217-1552 3986 Jordan Rd
Skaneateles, NY 13152
Free ConsultationElder, Divorce, Estate Planning and Family
Syracuse University
A holistic approach to your legal matters. I am a trained divorce mediator and experienced attorney who works primarily with clients who choose to seek resolution of their divorce, family law, and other legal matters outside of the court room through mediation and collaborative law. In addition to his mediation practice, Tom has fifteen years of experience practicing matrimonial and family law, real estate law and elder law in the Finger Lakes and is the owner of Law Office of Thomas W. Seeley, PC and Finger Lakes Holistic Divorce Mediation, Inc.
Tom encourages clients to integrate...
Karin Sloan DeLaney
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Onondaga County, NY Elder Law Lawyer with 22 years experience
(315) 635-1591 34 Oswego Street
Baldwinsville, NY 13027
Elder and Estate Planning
Syracuse University College of Law and Western New England University School of Law
Linda Stravalaci-Grear
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Erie County, NY Elder Law Attorney with 23 years experience
(716) 204-1055 455 Cayuga Road
Suite 600
Buffalo, NY 14225
Elder, Estate Planning and Probate
University of Akron School of Law
As the daughter of Italian immigrants, the values of hard work, education, and integrity were instilled at a young age. In two decades of practicing law, I have learned not only the mechanics of Elder Law, Estate Planning, Trusts, Probate, and Guardianships, and but also the importance of compassion and understanding in dealing with clients who are enduring emotionally difficult times. I receive immense satisfaction from serving clients in their greatest times of need. What I love most about my job is helping people. Many times a client comes to me carrying a heavy burden with emotional...
Wesley Michael Brown
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Erie County, NY Elder Law Attorney with 18 years experience
(716) 312-0015 4498 Main St., Ste. 11
Amherst, NY 14226
Elder, Estate Planning, Probate and Real Estate
Wesley M. Brown grew up in Tonawanda, New York and graduated from St. Joseph’s Collegiate Institute. He attended Canisius College, Erie Community College, and received his Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from Niagara University in 1994 He attended the University of Toledo College of Law where he was a member of the Law Review and received his Juris Doctor in 2000.
Daniel C Caro
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Niagara County, NY Elder Law Attorney with 22 years experience
(716) 514-3857 7342 Paddock Ridge
Pendleton, NY 14120
Free ConsultationElder, Business, Estate Planning and Personal Injury
SUNY Buffalo Law School
Tyler J. Threehouse
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Cattaraugus County, NY Elder Law Lawyer with 3 years experience
(716) 375-4213 142 N. Barry Street
Olean, NY 14760
Elder, Estate Planning, Personal Injury and Probate
SUNY Buffalo Law School
Frederick Putnam Davies
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Onondaga County, NY Elder Law Lawyer with 33 years experience
(315) 472-6511 210 East Fayette Street
Syracuse, NY 13202
Elder, Estate Planning, Probate and Real Estate
Syracuse University College of Law
Mary Keib Smith
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Onondaga County, NY Elder Law Attorney with 25 years experience
(315) 492-3000 4615 North Street
Jamesville, NY 13078
Elder, Estate Planning, Probate and Real Estate
Mary Keib Smith has been an attorney at Cramer, Smith & Miller, PC, since 1999 and is a shareholder in the firm. She received her Bachelor's Degree from Cornell University in 1983 and then worked in an investment banking firm in Boston, Massachusetts before entering law school. Mary graduated from Syracuse University College of Law in 1992. She was admitted to the New York State Bar in 1993 and the U.S. District Court, Northern District of New York in 1994. Mary focuses her practice on drafting Wills, Trusts, Health Care Proxies, and Powers of Attorney, settling and administering...
Michael Alan Gold
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Niagara County, NY Elder Law Lawyer with 45 years experience
(716) 285-2267 256 3rd Street
Niagara Falls, NY 14303
Elder and Probate
Frank Ralabate
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Erie County, NY Elder Law Attorney with 48 years experience
(716) 631-0904 5792 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14221
Elder, IP and Personal Injury
Robert S. Temple
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Onondaga County, NY Elder Law Lawyer with 30 years experience
(315) 437-2684 211 N Center St
East Syracuse, NY 13057
Elder, Bankruptcy, Business and Estate Planning
Syracuse University College of Law
Deborah Wolf Miller
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Tompkins County, NY Elder Law Lawyer with 29 years experience
(607) 277-0272 104 N. Cayuga Street - Suite 7
[MAILING: P.O. Box 538]
Ithaca, NY 14851
Elder, Estate Planning, Probate and Real Estate
Rutgers School of Law-Camden
Jason C. Lamb Esq
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Oneida County, NY Elder Law Lawyer
(315) 281-9529 23 Main Street
PO Box 409
Camden, NY 13316
Elder, Arbitration & Mediation, Business and Estate Planning
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Center for Disability Advocacy Rights
(585) 546-7510
Rochester, NY


Volunteer Legal Services Project of Monroe County, Inc.
(585) 232-3051
Rochester, NY

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