Lenza Law Firm, PLLC-Estate Planning, Elder Law and Medicaid Planning- Staten Island » Lenza Law Firm, PLLC is estate planning and elder law firm with a focus is Elder Law, Probate, Estate Administration, Estate Planning, and Medicaid Asset Protection in Staten Island, New York. Lenza Law Firm, PLLC Island,is dedicated solely to offering legal advice in estate planning, elder law, Medicaid planning, Nursing Home and estate administration matters

Practice Areas

Estate and Legacy Planning
Matthew Lenza, Esq. can advise you on the best approach to your estate planning. We thoroughly evaluate your estate and recommend the best plan of transferring your assets, minimizing taxes, establishing guardianship for minor children, supporting personal philanthropic causes and protecting your family. We can draft estate planning documents that provide peace of mind that your wishes will be meticulously following your passing.

Probate and Administration
Matthew Lenza, Esq. has over 12 years of probate experience and can apply his extensive knowledge about New York Surrogate’s Court to guide you through the complex process of probating a will and settling an estate. We assist executors and administrators in all steps of the process, including:

  • Creating a plan of action to probate the estate fairly and quickly.
  • Filing the will with the applicable Surrogate’s Court
  • Assisting family members with estates of persons who died without a will.
  • Closing and opening bank accounts
  • Valuating the estate
  • Managing and liquidating assets as appropriate
  • Paying taxes and other debts
  • Locating beneficiaries
  • Hiring professionals and experts when necessary

Estate disputes
Disputes often occur between the beneficiaries of an estate. Matthew Lenza, Esq. can successfully represent your interests whether you are contesting or defending an estate document . A trained mediators and litigator, Matthew Lenza, Esq. specializes in negotiation between beneficiaries to preserve existing relationship, Mr. Lenza is also always ready expeditiously and aggressively pursue your rights in court when necessary.

Real Estate

Whether dealing with first time home purchasers or seasoned investors, we work diligently to stay on top of our pending files to ensure smooth transactions.

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