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This "a through z" guide to probate is designed to take you from the first days of the estate timeline through all the steps of marshaling and valuing estate assets, locating and paying the creditors, paying the beneficiaries, and laying the estate to rest. You will receive the latest updates on the probate court procedure and tax laws, practical guidance from experienced probate attorneys on using spousal elective share and resolving estate disputes, and sample forms and checklists to speed up the administration process. Build a solid foundation for your probate practice - order today!
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BRIAN W. DOWNEY is the founding owner of The Downey Law Firm in West Seneca, where he practices in the areas of estate planning, trusts, elder law, probate and administration of trusts and estates. He also has extensive experience in real estate, landlord tenant matters, contracts, business law and entity formation, bankruptcy and commercial litigation. Mr. Downey is the former town attorney for the town of Boston, New York. He is a member of the Bar Association of Erie County and the New York State Bar Association. Mr. Downey earned his B.A. degree from Oral Roberts University and his J.D. degree from the O.W. Coburn School of Law.
RICHARD H. MURPHY is a principal in the Williamsville, New York law firm of Sheffer, Murphy & White, where his primary areas of practice are estate planning, estate and trust administration, wills and trusts, residential real estate, and corporate law. He frequently lectures to various professional groups on probate and estate planning topics. Mr. Murphy is a member of the New York State and Erie County bar associations. He earned his B.A. degree from Wheaton College and his J.D. degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo.
AMANDA J. SCOTT is an attorney with Pfalzgraf, Beinhauer & Menzies, LLP, where she focuses on estates, guardianships and trusts. She earned her J.D. degree from the University at Buffalo School of Law and her B.S. degree from Niagara University.
STEPHEN R. SILVERSTEIN is an attorney with the law firm of Hogan Willig. He has concentrated his practice in the areas of estates and elder law for more than 20 years. Mr. Silverstein is a former bank trust officer, where he handled administration of estates, trusts, and employee benefit plans. He is a member of the New York State and Niagara County bar associations and currently serves as the recording secretary of the Bar Association of Erie County Elder Law Committee. Mr. Silverstein earned his B.A. degree, cum laude, from the University of Rochester and his J.D. degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law.