New York Estate Litigation Blog

Attorney Schechter Presents at NYSBA Speaking Engagement

New York Probate Attorney Kimberly Schechter was invited by the New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) to speak as a faculty member during the "What You Need to Know as a Guardian Ad Litem ...
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Successful Appeal in Matter of Costello

Associate attorney Albert V. Messina, Jr. successfully argued an appeal from the Suffolk County Surrogate's Court Order granting summary judgment in the Estate of George D. Costello Sr. The ...
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Estate Planning Basics

If you have decided to begin planning for your future and the stability of your loved ones, you deserve congratulations. Far too many people fail to handle this important step in life, and they leave ...
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New Estate Planning Laws May Be Affecting You

When you finish creating your estate plan, you might be pretty satisfied that it will stand the test of time and serve as a clear representation of your wants and wishes after you pass away, whenever ...
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Attorney John Graffeo Co-Chairs an "Evening with the Surrogates"

In November of last year, Attorney John Graffeo acted as the co-chair of a seminar titled “An Evening with the Surrogates.” This event hosted seven Surrogates serving in various counties ...
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Case Victory for Clients Claiming Improper Execution of Father's Will

On March 4, 2014, one of our New York estate litigation lawyers at Novick & Associates, P.C. was successful in helping two clients reach a victorious result in a probate case in which they were ...
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Learning from Philip Seymour Hoffman's Estate Planning Mistakes

The estate of recently deceased actor Philip Seymour Hoffman provides us with some important lessons—the importance of establishing solid wills and trusts and the importance of updating your ...
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Attorney Donald Novick Representing Sons of Sculptor in Estate Dispute

The New York Post recently reported on a case that is being handled by Attorney Donald Novick—a case that involves a claim that a deceased sculptor’s widow is unfairly hoarding and ...
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Attorney Kimberly Schechter Provides Insight On $100K Found at Bank

New York Estate Litigation Attorney Kimberly Schechter recently provided legal insight in an ABC News story about an elderly Brooklyn, New York couple who found about $100,000 in a safe deposit box at ...
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Proceeding to Revoke the Letters Testamentary

In Matter of Pomponio, the law firm of Novick & Associates, P.C., negotiated a settlement for a client in a contested probate proceeding. The settlement provided for the client to receive ...
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Welcome to our New York Estate Litigation Blog

We are pleased to announce the launch of our New York Estate Litigation Blog.
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