Estate Planning Attorneys in Buffalo, NY
In the WNY area, plan on us to help you plan for your family
If you have yet to make arrangements for your family, your business and your assets after you pass away, now is the time to contact the wills and estate planning attorneys at Pusatier Sherman Abbott & Sugarman, LLP. Creating wills, trusts and an estate plan is the process of protecting your assets and making certain that the needs of your family and your business are met. No matter what your financial situation may be, the need for estate planning remains important, as a solid estate plan ensures that you and your family retain control over your assets instead of the state initiating the probate process. Since 1976, the lawyers at Pusatier Sherman Abbott & Sugarman, LLP have been designing personalized estate plans for clients throughout the Western New York region, making sure that you receive guidance and support throughout this difficult, yet necessary, process.
About Our Estate Planning Lawyer Services
At Pusatier Sherman Abbott & Sugarman, LLP, our estate planning attorneys offer a wide variety of services, including assisting with:
- Probate litigation
- Will contests
- Simple and complex wills
- Health care proxies
- Powers of attorney
- Advance directives
- Probate administration
- Estate administration
No matter which services you need from our estate planning lawyers, our strategy is to work with you and other professionals to create a tax efficient, asset maximizing estate plan that protects your family and those you love. We prepare wills that accurately reflect your wants and desires as to the division of your property. We can help you file the right documents to name a health care proxy and outline your wishes for your end-of-life care and a power of attorney should you become unable to handle your financial affairs.
In addition, if you recently lost a family member, you may be in a complicated and challenging situation as the administrator of the estate. Our attorneys help executors, administrators and guardians through the administration process.
Please use our worksheets to help in your planning.
Contact us to discuss your will and estate planning attorney needs in Buffalo
Since 1976, Pusatier Sherman Abbott & Sugarman, LLP has been the law firm people in Erie County and Niagara County trust with their legal needs. Serving Buffalo and the entire Western New York region, we are here to assist you with developing an estate plan or administrator duties. Please feel free to call us at 716-873-6765 or contact us online to get in touch with your estate planning lawyer today.
You will receive a free initial consultation with one of our attorneys. Our office is open from 8:30 to 5:00 Monday through Thursday and 8:00 to 4:00 on Fridays, or you can reach us by phone any time — seven days a week.
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Wednesday, September 7th, 2016
Pusatier, Sherman, Abbott & Sugarman, LLP partner Richard Abbott, Esq. and associate Audrey Rose Herman, Esq. volunteered for the recent Elmwood Village Festival of the Arts, a local non-for-profit.
Steven Sugarman Coaches University at Buffalo Law School Students To Great Success in International Competition
Wednesday, September 7th, 2016
The University at Buffalo School of Law’s CJ Cook and Joe Lavoie took second place at the Consensual Dispute Resolution Competition in Vienna, Austria. They were coached by professor and professional mediator Steven R. Sugarman, Esq. They credit their success to their ADR classes at UB, their training with Professor Sugarman, and the intensive workshop at the competition.