Livingston County Probate Lawyers

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Margaret Graf Linsner
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Margaret Graf Linsner
(585) 346-0510 33 Main Street
PO Box 550
Livonia, NY 14487
Free ConsultationLivingston County, NY Probate Attorney with 29 years of experience
Probate, Estate Planning, Family and Real Estate
Washington and Lee University School of Law
I am a General Practice Attorney with over 28 years of experience, representing clients in Real Estate closings, Real Estate matters, Estate proceedings (Probate, Administration, Voluntary Administration), Wills, Trusts and Estate Planning, Family Court representation (custody, visitation, child support, adoption), Divorce matters (including Divorce Mediation), Contract matters, Business formation, Accident and Personal Injury. I have successfully represented clients in Livingston, Ontario, Monroe, Steuben, Genesee, Allegany and all surrounding counties. I am a life-long resident of Livingston County and have extensive experience in all the Courts. Having represented thousands of clients...
Stephen Michael Kelley
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Stephen Michael Kelley
Livingston County, NY Probate Lawyer with 22 years of experience
(585) 519-4387 131 Main Street
Suite 7
Geneseo, NY 14454
Probate, Divorce, Elder and Family
State University of New York - Buffalo
Practice areas - Estate Planning, Wills, Healthcare Proxies, Power of Attorney, Trusts, Probate, VA Aid & Assistance benefits (tax free), Asset Protection from the high cost of Nursing Home Care. Real Estate Closings.
Steven Phillip Grodensky
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Steven Phillip Grodensky
Livingston County, NY Probate Attorney with 20 years of experience
(585) 348-9458 3184 State Street
Caledonia, NY 14423-1222
Free ConsultationProbate, Business, Collections and Estate Planning
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William W. Pulos
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William W. Pulos
Steuben County, NY Probate Lawyer with 39 years of experience
(888) 324-7379 70 Main Street
P.O. Box 337
Hornell, NY 14843
Probate, Insurance Claims, Real Estate and Workers' Comp
Albany Law School
Mr. Pulos enjoys a very successful, diverse professional career. A trial lawyer by training, Mr. Pulos returned to his hometown of Alfred, New York following his graduation from Albany Law School and opened a general law practice by hanging out his shingle on Main Street. He is the only person born and raised in Alfred to have graduated from law school and returned to open a law practice in Alfred. From there, Mr. Pulos has developed a reputation as a lawyer for people that have been wronged by others in the workplace or by vehicular accidents or...
Nathan A. Shoff
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Nathan A. Shoff
Ontario County, NY Probate Lawyer with 14 years of experience
(585) 374-5210 196 North Main St.
P.O. Box 417
Naples, NY 14512
Probate and Estate Planning
Suny At Buffalo School Of Law
A native of Lancaster, New York, Nathan Shoff received his B.A. in Political Science summa cum laude from Canisius College in 2003, and graduated from SUNY Buffalo Law School magna cum laude in 2006. After working as an associate attorney in Buffalo from 2007-2008, Nathan joined the Thomson Reuters (West) publishing company as an Attorney-Editor of numerous criminal law, civil rights, intellectual property and international legal publications. Nathan is currently a member of the Monroe County Bar Association, the Ontario County Bar Association, and New York State Bar Association, and is a proud supporter of...
Phillip Hurwitz
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Phillip Hurwitz
Monroe County, NY Probate Attorney with 30 years of experience
(585) 720-9653 72 Long Pond Road
Rochester, NY 14612
Probate, Entertainment & Sports, Landlord Tenant and Traffic Tickets
St. John's University School of Law
Marcus W Kroll Esq
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Marcus W Kroll Esq
Monroe County, NY Probate Lawyer with 13 years of experience
(585) 271-4470 2425 Clover Street
Rochester, NY 14618
Free ConsultationProbate, Elder and Estate Planning
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.
William Preston Fletcher
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William Preston Fletcher
Yates County, NY Probate Attorney with 39 years of experience
(315) 536-2851 215 Main Street
Penn Yan, NY 14527
Probate, Agricultural, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Indiana University School of Law-Bloomington
Bill has been in private practice for more than 30 years during which he has mastered numerous areas of practice, from pure real property, title, title insurance, real estate finance, associations, corporate, banking, estate planning and administration, landlord tenant, and more. Bill has served as Town Attorney, and since 1998 as Town Justice of his town of residence. He is a long time Rotarian and twice president of his Club. He is the proud father of three children, now all grown and productive members of society. Bill and his wife and best friend Mary of 38 years are both working...
Keith Edward O'toole
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Keith Edward O'toole
Monroe County, NY Probate Attorney with 30 years of experience
(585) 352-7300 116 Bronze Leaf Trail
Rochester, NY 14612
Probate, Estate Planning, Landlord Tenant and Real Estate
Albany Law School
Established in 1992. My name is Keith O'Toole. I have 20 years of experience as an attorney with an emphasis on real estate and estate planning in the Rochester area. My real estate practice is the gateway to other areas of law in which I practice, including: Evictions, Wills, Probate, LLCs & Corporations, Criminal, Traffic and Small Business. I represent home buyers, home builders, landlords, investors, small business, developers and local governments. My business is successful because I make it less about me, and more about my clients. It's your life, your goals and your success...
Paul Vincent Ciminelli
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Paul Vincent Ciminelli
Monroe County, NY Probate Attorney with 33 years of experience
(585) 235-0980 421 Penbrooke Drive
Suite 2
Penfield, NY 14526-2045
Probate, Civil Rights, Criminal and Estate Planning
Rutgers University - Camden
Gregory L. Bonney
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Gregory L. Bonney
Seneca County, NY Probate Lawyer with 5 years of experience
(315) 539-9211 20 W. Main Street
PO Box 316
Waterloo, NY 13165
Probate and Estate Planning
SUNY Buffalo Law School
Greg is focused on developing comprehensive estate plans for clients through the use of wills, trusts including Medicaid Asset Protection Trusts, Supplemental Needs Trusts, Revocable Trusts and Testamentary Trusts, powers of attorney, and health-care proxies, as well as well as guiding clients through probate and estate administration. Greg also represents businesses and Not-For-Profits.
Tyler J. Threehouse
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Tyler J. Threehouse
Cattaraugus County, NY Probate Lawyer with 6 years of experience
(716) 375-4213 154 N. Union Street
Olean, NY 14760
Offers Video Conferencing Video ConfProbate, Elder and Estate Planning
SUNY Buffalo Law School
James Edward Maslyn
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James Edward Maslyn
Monroe County, NY Probate Lawyer with 42 years of experience
(585) 739-2273 P.O. BOX 14928
Rochester, NY 14614
Free ConsultationProbate, Arbitration & Mediation, Personal Injury and Real Estate
Over 36 years of litigation experience in personal injury and contract areas of law. Solid background in residential real estate, wills and arbitration/mediation areas. Long time arbitrator with American Arbitration Association. Client contact and personal attention is my forte
Sam Bonney
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Sam Bonney
Seneca County, NY Probate Attorney with 46 years of experience
(315) 539-9211 20 W. Main Street
PO Box 316
Waterloo, NY 13165
Probate, Estate Planning, Personal Injury and Real Estate
Albany Law School
Andrew Doktofsky
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Andrew Doktofsky
Suffolk County, NY Probate Lawyer with 23 years of experience
(631) 673-9600 52 Elm St #6
Huntington, NY 11743
Free ConsultationProbate and Bankruptcy
Touro College
As a Long Island bankruptcy attorney, Andrew M. Doktofsky helps individuals and their families obtain a fresh financial start. The burdens of debt and creditor harassment can be extremely stressful. Andrew works hard to ensure that filing for Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy goes as smoothly as possible. Through diligent preparation, and consideration of all possible outcomes of a bankruptcy filing, Andrew guides his clients through the complex bankruptcy process. In addition to bankruptcy, Andrew practices in the areas of credit reporting violations, tax resolution, and probate/estate administration. Andrew also has extensive experience in...
Alice Jakyung Choi
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Alice Jakyung Choi
Suffolk County, NY Probate Lawyer
(631) 547-0300 Novick & Associates, P.C.
202 East Main Street, Suite 208
Huntington, NY 11743
Probate, Elder and Estate Planning
Brooke Barron
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Brooke Barron
Erie County, NY Probate Attorney with 2 years of experience
(716) 636-7600 43 Central Ave
Lancaster, NY 14086
Probate, Elder, Estate Planning and Family
American University- Washington College of Law
Brooke Barron is an Associate Attorney in the firm’s Matrimonial & Family Law and Estate Planning & Administration Practice Groups.

Ms. Barron obtained her B.S. in Business Administration from SUNY Geneseo, and received her Juris Doctor in 2018 from American University- Washington College of Law.

While in law school, Ms. Barron was an Alternative Dispute Resolution Competition winner. Additionally, Ms. Barron was a law clerk for Commissioner Feldblum at the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) in Washington, D.C. and a student attorney for American University- Washington College of Law’s Civil Advocacy Clinic. Ms. Barron had also previously been employed at HoganWillig as...
Emilee K. Lawson Hatch
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Emilee K. Lawson Hatch
Monroe County, NY Probate Attorney with 12 years of experience
(315) 701-6419 Rochester, NY 14603
Probate, Elder, Estate Planning 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...
Richard P. Ruswick
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Richard P. Ruswick
Tompkins County, NY Probate Lawyer with 37 years of experience
(607) 272-3484 121 E. Buffalo St.
Ithaca, NY 14850
Probate, Business, Estate Planning and Real Estate
The University of Chicago Law School
I concentrate my practice in areas of transactional law such as real estate, business, and trusts and estates. I also offer counseling in regard to navigating through tough financial situations.
Albert B. Kukol
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Albert B. Kukol
Broome County, NY Probate Attorney with 30 years of experience
(607) 763-9200 450 Plaza Dr.
Vestal, NY 13850
Offers Video Conferencing Video ConfProbate, Elder, Estate Planning and Tax
Albany Law School
Practicing since 1991 in Binghamton, Owego, Ithaca, Cortland, Norwich, Broome County, Tioga County, Tompkins County, Chenango County, Delaware County, and Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania, as well as remotely via the internet.

Particularly interested in planning to minimize the erosion of assets due to common threats that we all face, such as incapacity, long term care costs, nursing home expenses, how to distribute your estate, keeping legacy camps in the family, planning for a disabled child, income and estate taxes, probate, and creditors claims.


Gerald Raymond
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Gerald Raymond
(315) 948-3566 231 Walton Street
Syracuse, NY 13202
Free Consultation Offers Video Conferencing Video ConfOnondaga County, NY Probate Attorney with 29 years of experience
Probate, Divorce, Estate Planning and Family
Syracuse University College of Law
I am a Central New York Native, and in addition to my law practice experience, I have over 30 years of experience as an educator at the grade school and college levels. I am also the step-parent of a special needs child, and this has been instrumental in my development of skills as an advocate for special needs students.

I have also had extensive experience as a Managing Partner for two law firms in Central New York. I know have the opportunity to assist with the growth of an outstanding Central New York Law Firm.
Alycia Kathryn Kimmel
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Alycia Kathryn Kimmel
Broome County, NY Probate Attorney with 2 years of experience
(607) 763-9200 450 Plaza Dr
Vestal, NY 13850
Offers Video Conferencing Video ConfProbate, Elder, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Syracuse University College of Law
Alycia K. Kimmel practices in the areas of estate planning and estate administration, elder law, real estate and not-for-profit matters. She is admitted to practice in the states of New York and Florida. She practices primarily in Broome County, as well as the following surrounding counties: Tompkins, Tioga, Chemung, Steuben, Chenango, and Schuyler.
Donald Roger Swete
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Donald Roger Swete
Onondaga County, NY Probate Lawyer with 36 years of experience
(315) 478-7869 1632 W Genesee St
Syracuse, NY 13204
Free ConsultationProbate, Personal Injury, Social Security Disability and Workers' Comp
New York Law School
We have a small, general practice firm that knows our clients by name, not a number. We deliver personalized service in a variety of areas with a concentration representing injured and disabled people. Whether it be for Social Security Disability, Workers Compensation or other Personal Injury, we walk you through the process to get you the best results with the least worry.
Linda Stravalaci-Grear
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Linda Stravalaci-Grear
Erie County, NY Probate Attorney with 26 years of experience
(716) 204-1055 455 Cayuga Road
Suite 600
Buffalo, NY 14225
Probate, Elder and Estate Planning
University of Akron School of Law
Our office is OPEN following COVID-19 protocols.


About Me:
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...
Anthony Joseph Cervi
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Anthony Joseph Cervi
Erie County, NY Probate Lawyer with 19 years of experience
(716) 856-5223 43 Court Street
Suite 822
Buffalo, NY 14202
Offers Video Conferencing Video ConfProbate, Divorce, Estate Planning and Family
Daniel Anthony Testa III
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Daniel Anthony Testa III
Cayuga County, NY Probate Attorney with 17 years of experience
(315) 255-3368 39 William Street
Suite 205
Auburn, NY 13021
Probate, Estate Planning, Family and Real Estate
State University of New York - Buffalo
I am a general practice attorney concentrating in Real Estate Law, Estate Planning and Administration, Family Law including Divorce and Uncontested Divorce and Criminal Law. Based in Auburn, New York the I service all of Central New York and the Fingerlakes Region including Cayuga, Onondaga, Seneca, Tompkins, Cortland and Oswego counties. I am a client focused Attorney. When you choose me to represent you you can rest assured that your matter will always take top priority and never get lost in the fray. My Office is dedicated to client satisfaction and customer service. In addition most services are...
Danielle DeJoseph
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Danielle DeJoseph
(716) 856-0400 63 Kenmore Avenue
Amherst, NY 14226
Free ConsultationErie County, NY Probate Lawyer with 3 years of experience
Probate, Estate Planning and Real Estate
SUNY Buffalo Law School
Danielle DeJoseph is an Associate Attorney at the Law Offices of Michael J. Hughes, PLLC. Her practice is focused in the areas of Real Estate, Probate, Estate Administration, and Estate Planning.

Danielle was admitted to the Bar in the state of New York in 2018 and is a member of the Erie County Bar Association. She has been practicing as an estate attorney in Western New York for nearly three years.

Danielle 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...
Ruth P George
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Ruth P George
Erie County, NY Probate Lawyer with 20 years of experience
(716) 982-1662 29 California Drive
Williamsville, NY 14221
Probate, Elder, Estate Planning and Real Estate
SUNY Buffalo Law School
I really enjoy spending time with clients and taking a personal approach to assisting them. I grew up wanting to be a ballet dancer and spent most of my time in the ballet studio. I started a professional ballet career, but, ended it after a major injury requiring surgery. I have learned we all go through tough times and experiences and life certainly throws us curveballs. But, I find the journey we take and our continual growth is what is most important. Although I am no longer a ballet dancer, I feel the training I...
Michael J Stachowski
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Michael J Stachowski
Erie County, NY Probate Lawyer with 47 years of experience
(716) 824-5353 2025 Clinton St
Buffalo, NY 14206
Free ConsultationProbate, Criminal, DWI and Divorce
Hague Institute of International Law and State University of New York - Buffalo
Michael Stachowski Is a skilled trial Lawyer ,having tried criminal matters from simple DWI and various misdemeanors , to serious felonies, Burglary Robbery ,Rape Murder, Assault and white collar crime ib state court . In federal court he has tried many from Immigration fraud , Drug and Gun conspiracies, RICO,Sex Trafficking and white Collar crime. He has been successful as a Defense Attorney. He has a A very successful track record as an Appellate Lawyer In both State and federal courts. He got a person out of jail after 18 years for Lack "Of Effective assistance of his...
Michael A. Klima
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Michael A. Klima
Erie County, NY Probate Lawyer with 7 years of experience
(716) 332-7220 3605 Eggert Road, Lower
Orchard Park, NY 14127
Probate, DWI, Estate Planning and Real Estate
SUNY Buffalo Law School
Frederick Putnam Davies
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Frederick Putnam Davies
Onondaga County, NY Probate Lawyer with 35 years of experience
(315) 472-6511 210 East Fayette Street
Syracuse, NY 13202
Probate, Elder, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Syracuse University College of Law
Frederick P. Davies is the founder and senior partner of the Davies Law Firm, P.C., and a noted speaker on Estate Planning, Living Trusts, Long Term Care, Medicaid and Taxes. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Vermont in 1982 and a law degree (Juris Doctor) from the Syracuse University College of Law in 1985. Following graduation, Mr. Davies was admitted to practice law in all the state courts of New York and Connecticut. He is also admitted to practice law before the United States Supreme Court, the United States Tax...
Palmer J. Pelella
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Palmer J. Pelella
Broome County, NY Probate Lawyer with 7 years of experience
(607) 821-2428 89 Court Street
Binghamton, NY 13905
Offers Video Conferencing Video ConfProbate, Estate Planning, Real Estate and Traffic Tickets
CUNY School of Law
Palmer J. Pelella is dedicated to providing outstanding service and legal advocacy for clients throughout Central New York. His practice areas include Estate Planning, Probate, and Traffic Tickets, Real Estate, and Business Law needs. A former Assistant District Attorney, Palmer brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to a multitude of legal matters.

Palmer J. Pelella Esq. is a full service, boutique law firm committed to delivering exceptional representation with reliability, efficiency and integrity. If you would like to talk, please reach out to schedule a Free Consultation.

A good lawyer can make the difference!
Kimberly Noelle Rothman
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Kimberly Noelle Rothman
Tompkins County, NY Probate Lawyer with 15 years of experience
(607) 273-8500 121 E. Seneca Street, Third Floor
Ithaca, NY 14850
Probate, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Harvard Law School
Ms. Rothman advises clients in all aspects of estate planning with an emphasis on drafting wills and trusts tailored to individual clients’ needs, including protecting and providing for family members, carrying out charitable intentions, and minimizing tax obligations. Ms. Rothman also represents buyers and sellers of residential and commercial real estate throughout Tompkins County and the surrounding areas, and represents executors and trustees in connection with estate administration matters including Surrogate's Court proceedings, tax filings and post-mortem planning.
Daniel C Caro
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Daniel C Caro
Niagara County, NY Probate Attorney with 25 years of experience
(716) 514-3857 7342 Paddock Ridge
Pendleton, NY 14120
Free ConsultationProbate, Business, Elder and Estate Planning
SUNY Buffalo Law School
Deborah Wolf Miller
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Deborah Wolf Miller
Tompkins County, NY Probate Lawyer with 31 years of experience
(607) 277-0272 416 N. Tioga Street
[MAILING: P.O. Box 538]
Ithaca, NY 14851
Probate, Elder, Estate Planning and Tax
Rutgers School of Law-Camden
Deborah is a solo practitioner in Ithaca, NY, and continues to practice in NJ. Her practice focuses on estate administration and estate planning, and real property transfers. She was previously a partner with the firm of Miller and Miller in Chenango County, staff counsel for the Chenango County Department of Social Services, and an editor for Gann Law Books, a NJ legal treatise publishing company. Prior to moving to NY in 1996, she was an associate with Garrigle and Palm, an insurance defense firm in NJ specializing in construction defect defense, products liability defense, insurance coverage, and...
Wesley Michael Brown
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Wesley Michael Brown
Erie County, NY Probate Attorney with 21 years of experience
(716) 312-0015 4498 Main St., Ste. 11
Amherst, NY 14226
Probate, Elder, Estate Planning 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.
Jamye L. Lindsey
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Jamye L. Lindsey
Broome County, NY Probate Lawyer with 19 years of experience
(607) 763-9200 450 PLAZA DR
VESTAL, NY 13850
Offers Video Conferencing Video ConfProbate, Elder and Estate Planning
Syracuse University College of Law
Jamye L. Lindsey has nearly 20 years of experience representing clients in elder law, trust and estate planning and administration matters. She routinely handles matters ranging from preparation of basic and essential estate planning documents to complex asset protection plans.

Jamye works with clients and their families in Broome County and in surrounding counties including Tioga County, Delaware County, Chenango County, Cortland County, Otsego County, Chemung County and Tompkins County.
Michael James Williams
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Michael James Williams
Erie County, NY Probate Lawyer with 23 years of experience
(716) 888-2020 350 Main Street, 25th Floor
2500 Main Place Tower
Buffalo, NY 14202
Free ConsultationProbate, Personal Injury and Products Liability
UC Hastings COL
Thomas Hewner
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Thomas Hewner
Genesee County, NY Probate Attorney with 41 years of experience
(585) 479-3838 104 Bank St.
Batavia, NY 14020
Probate, Bankruptcy, Business and Estate Planning
Albany Law School
James Patrick Punch
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James Patrick Punch
Orleans County, NY Probate Attorney with 40 years of experience
(585) 774-1025 534 Main Street, Suite 15
P. O. Box 695
Medina, NY 14103
Offers Video Conferencing Video ConfProbate, Arbitration & Mediation, Elder and Estate Planning
University of Dayton School of Law
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