"My law office is in your neighborhood- the Upper West Side, Manhattan Valley, Morningside Heights & Harlem, since 1993"
THE LAW OFFICE OF GERRY WENDROVSKY 2749 Broadway (between 105th & 106th Streets) New York, N.Y. 10025 (212)678-2767 tel. (212)678-2772 fax. firstname.lastname@example.org e-mail
Wills, Probate, Estate Law & LitigationCITY NY
WILLS AND PROBATE LAWYER NEW YORK NY
Manhattan lawyer, Gerry Wendrovsky represents a wide range of clients in the areas of estate, wills and probate law and litigation. As a wills and probate lawyer he advises clients on simple wills to probate representation. Having a wills and probate lawyer can make the transaction of transferring funds or property smoother for yourself and loved ones. Whether you need estate planning, are an administrator, executor, or estate beneficiary, Mr. Wendrovsky assists with all matters in the Surrogate Court.
As a wills, estates and probate lawyer, Gerry Wendrovsky routinely discusses with the client basic family background information, and ascertains and understands the wishes and needs of every client requiring a will. He prepares and supervises-the execution of-
simple wills; and
sophisticated wills incorporating trusts, tax benefits, in terroram clauses, guardianship nominations, and other provisions.
Wills and Estates Assistance
Providing clients advice in estate planning, wills, and probate, Mr. Wendrovsky regularly advises clients on:
various methods of preserving the 'estate plan' established by a will, including the changing of beneficiaries on dedicated retirement plans, including TIAA-CREF, 401k, and pensions;
as part of a basic estate plan, he prepares a power of attorney, and both a health care proxy and living will, which will permit a designated agent to assist the client with their personal business and medical decision-making, in the event of their incapacitation or inability to carry out the normal affairs of life.
As a lawyer regularly practicing in the Surrogate Courts of New York City and New York State, Gerry Wendrovsky has represented numerous executors, administrators, beneficiaries and legatees in litigated (contested) and uncontested proceedings involving-
administration dbn and cta;
small estates (voluntary administration);
discovery and other proceedings
He assists all of his clients, after their appointment as Executors or Administrators, in the-
prompt marshaling of assets;
establishment of estate accounts,
negotiation, settlement and payment of legitimate estate debt and claims, and the
proper distribution of the estate.
Mr. Wendrovsky has negotiated, drafted and implemented a number of international co-administrator agreements, as a way of resolving and avoiding conflicts.
Mr. Wendrovsky, an Upper Manhattan lawyer frequently represents Executors and Administrators who reside outside New York City, in other states, and internationally, including in Europe, Asia, and Canada.
Gerry Wendrovsky has been appointed by the Surrogates (judges) on numerous occasions as guardian ad litem by the Surrogate Courts of New York and Bronx Counties, to represent the interests of incapacitated minors, or 'unknown distributees' or parties, and to act as the Guardian of property.
petitioning to be guardians of the person and/or property of incapacitated and/or minor persons(aip);
contested guardianship proceedings;
being the attorney to the guardian in contested proceeedings in Surrogate Court;
in their appointment by the Surrogate Court as guardian of funds obtained for the benefit of children, as a result of wrongful death lawsuits and/or medical malpractice actions.
Mr. Wendrovsky received the required training, and is on the certified list maintained by the New York State Office of Court Administration to act as guardian, guardian ad litem, court evaluator, attorney for the aip, guardian, or receiver.
Contact Upper West Side Manhattan lawyer, Gerry Wendrovsky, when you need a wills and probate lawyer.