Practice Areas


Serving New York, White Plains and the Westchester County Area

Comprehensive estate planning covers nearly every aspect of life. It begins with protecting yourself and your personal dignity, and extends to protecting your loved ones and your hard-earned assets.

Follow the links below to learn more about our Estate Planning, Elder Law & Special Needs Planning, Probate & Estate Administration and Dual Residency services provided at Amoruso & Amoruso, LLP:

Follow the links below to learn more about our Estate Planning, Elder Law & Special Needs Planning, Probate & Estate Administration and Dual Residency services provided at Amoruso & Amoruso, LLP:

Fundamental Estate Planning

There are many legal strategies involved in estate planning, including wills, revocable living trusts, irrevocable trusts, durable powers of attorney, and health care documents.
Learn more about the Estate Planning process.

Long Term Care / Medicaid

Long Term Care & Elder law is another aspect of estate planning, focusing primarily on the needs of families and individuals as they age. Issues of aging include senior housing and home care, long-term (or nursing home) care, guardianships and health care documents, Medicare and Medicaid.
Learn more about planning for Long-Term Care.

Snow Birds / Dual Residency

When it comes to planning for a dual residence client, many issues arise that are most effectively handled by a law firm knowledgeable about the legal particulars of both states
Find out how we can help you with dual residencies.

Special Needs Planning

A special needs trust is a crucial legal tool which holds assets to care for and protect the elderly and persons with disabilities while allowing them to continue to receive their government benefits.
Learn more about disability planning New York Special Needs Trusts.

Veterans Benefits

"Aid and Attendance Pension" is a special Veteran's Program designed to help veterans and/or their surviving spouses receive the financial support necessary to ensure their continuing care in their own home or in an assisted living or nursing home setting. Benefits may also be available for house-bound individuals that require daily assistance to maintain their health, dignity and safety.
Learn more about Veteran's Aid and Attendance.

Probate & Estate Administration

We seek to make the probate process less frustrating and more satisfying to our clients by being responsive and proactive with the estate as a whole. Our attorneys and staff members approach every service and client contact with a great deal of empathy and understanding. We represent interested parties of an estate administration in court proceedings when they are not being fully informed and when their interests require protection.
Learn more about Probate and Estate & Trust Administration.

Business Succession

Family businesses are the backbone of the American economy. From agriculture to services, technology and manufacturing, family businesses generate an estimated one-half of the U.S. Gross National Product and pay half of all wages earned in this country.
Find out how we can help you preserve your family business.

Guardianship

The guardianship process requires the filing of court documents, the appointment of a Court Evaluator, attendance and presentation of evidence at a court hearing, and the post-appointment filing of court documents.
We advise clients regarding all aspects of legal guardianship proceedings. Learn more about our services.

Charitable Planning

We encourage and assist the tradition of giving to charitable causes, including the employment of tax-advantaged strategies that maximize the value of your gift. We help clients make charitable gifts and practice good stewardship in the most tax-efficient manner.
Learn more about Charitable Giving Strategies.