Probate and Administration of decedent’s estates in New York County, New York State (Manhattan), Queens County, Bronx County and Kings County (Brooklyn), including ancillary probate in New York for decedents of other states, or for persons (US citizens or aliens) domiciled outside of the United States with property in New York State; Estate Planning (wills, trusts, advanced directives (Power of Attorney and Health Care Proxy) and modification of existing estate and business planning documents), and including Asset Protection Planning; Estate and tax planning (federal, state and local) for both New York domiciled US citizens, and for non-US citizens with US (New York) based assets, or who have US citizen spouses, or children who are or will eventually be US citizens or permanent residents (of New York). Advice, counsel and review of life insurance contracts (Universal Life (Variable and Indexed); Whole Life and Term insurance, or hybrids thereof, and annuities for estate, investment, retirement, and for tax and business planning, and including buy-sell agreements, key man insurance policies and agreements, top-hat and other deferred compensation arrangements (IRS tax qualified and nonqualified). Review and coordination of life settlement transactions, especially analysis of the tax consequences of these structures (i.e., sale or exchanged of life insurance policies).
General counsel to New York City domiciled individuals and families for all legal matters.
Richard Bryan, Esq., has been admitted to practice law in the State of New York since 1986.
Richard@Probate.nyc, or call 212 979-2868.