October 2011

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Littman Krooks Partners Named "Super Lawyers" in New York for 2011


Bernard A. Krooks, JD, CPA, LLM, CELA,  AEP, and Ellyn S. Kravitz, JD, LLM, CELA,  have been named by Super Lawyers magazine as top attorneys in New York for 2011. Read more...
Estate Planning for Seniors Should Be Done Before a Life-Changing Event

Seniors should take proactive steps to protect their assets, create a living will, and make their last wishes known to family members and their main doctors. Read more...
How to Avoid Problems as a Trustee

As a trustee, you have an obligation to act in the best interest of the beneficiaries at all times. Being a trustee is an important responsibility and if the duties are not performed properly, you, as the trustee, could be personally liable.
Community and Professional Events

-Adrienne J. Arkontaky, Esq., will present "Obtaining Social Security Benefits" at the Epilepsy Taking Control - Patient Education Conference on Saturday, October 22 at Tosca Marquee, Bronx NY. Conference runs from 8:30am to 12 pm. To register, click here.


-Sheryl Frishman, Esq., will be discussing "Guardianships and Special Needs Trusts" at the Resource Center for Accessible Living in Kingston, NY on Monday, October 24 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm. For more information about this workshop, click here or email ihershkowitz@putnamils.org 


-The Miracle League of Westchester will be hosting their second annual Halloween event on Sunday, October 30 from 11:00am to 3:00pm at Ridge Road Park, Hartsdale, NY. The event is open to any child with a special need. Pre-Registration is a must. Contact Steve Madey at mlwny@mlwny.org.  


To visit the Littman Krooks events calendar or submit an event to our community outreach newsletter, click here

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Bernard A. Krooks is the host of a half-hour show featuring interviews with experts in elder care, estate planning, special needs planning and special education advocacy. The podcast series can be found in our radio clips section or on iTunes.


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