New York City Estate Litigation Law Firm
Legal Experience and Skill in Handling Complex Cases
At GREENFIELD STEIN & SENIOR, LLP, we provide our clients with quality legal representation in the courtroom in a variety of areas, including complex trust and estate litigation, and real estate and commercial litigation.
We are one of the few New York law firms with a legal team devoted exclusively to trust and estate litigation. Our trust and estate litigators include six of the firm's partners: Gary B. Freidman, Harvey E. Corn, Anne C. Bederka, Charles T. Scott, Norman A. Senior, Paul T. Shoemaker, and Kenneth L. Stein, and the firm's senior attorneys: Jeffery H. Sheetz and Elana L. Danzer. Mr. Freidman and Mr. Corn have been chosen as a New York "Super Lawyers" for their work in New York estate litigation. Ms. Bederka was formerly Principal Law Assistant to Manhattan Surrogate Kristin Booth Glen and Mr. Scott was Chief Clerk of the Surrogate's Court, Westchester County.
Our understanding of the pitfalls in estate planning certainly aids our estate planning lawyers in preparing wills and trusts that avoid the problems that lead to litigation. Our estate planning team includes firm partners Leslie J. Wilsher, a frequent lecturer on estate planning topics, Kenneth L. Stein and Gary B. Freidman, and associates Margaret Sylvester and Lorraine Paceleo, a certified public accountant who focuses on estate and gift tax issues and estate administration.
Our commercial litigation team, headed by Norman A. Senior, along with Jeffery H. Sheetz, Elana L. Danzer, and Angelo Grasso, combines the firm's substantial business and real estate litigation experience with business know-how, bringing additional expertise to its commercial litigation and dispute resolution capabilities. In addition to handling the usual variety of commercial disputes, Mr. Senior and Ms. Danzer have extensive experience in successfully defending New York State and New York City residency tax audits.
Our real estate and commercial transactions teams represent clients in sophisticated office and commercial leases, real estate acquisitions, sales and financings and the purchase and sale of small businesses. Attorneys Alan E. Katz, and Jeffrey Botwinick have over 80 years of combined experience in these areas.
Our employment law practice, headed by Paul T. Shoemaker, represents employers in all types of employment matters, including defense of discrimination cases and negotiation and drafting of agreements.
Contact the Manhattan law office of GREENFIELD STEIN & SENIOR, LLP to speak with an attorney who understands your needs and goals and has the expertise necessary to meet them.