OPWDD Rallies By Sandi Rosenbaum, Special Education Advocate, Littman Krooks LLP Will everyone be free on Independence Day? As COVID-19 cases have ...
COVID-19: SEC and FINRA Issue Temporary Relief on Regulatory Obligations and Offers Guidance on BCP for Broker-Dealers By Hermione M. Krumm, Esq., Littman Krooks LLP As the novel coronavirus (“COVID-19”) continues to spread and its impact on ...
Join Littman Krooks founding partner, Bernard A. Krooks at NYU's Summer Trusts & Estates Conference on July 16, 2020 at "Session III: Asset Preservation and Protection for the Wealthy and the Wise" (3:00 pm – 4:00 pm). Preserving wealth from predators other than tax collectors has become an increasingly important part of a practitioner’s advice kit. This session explores the fundamentals of domestic asset protection for individuals seeking to avoid potential creditors and advice and techniques for asset preservation for the moderately wealthy looking to plan for long term health needs.+ More
Elder law is a relatively new area of law that refers to the myriad issues people face as they approach retirement and beyond. Elder law encompasses a broad range of issues under the larger umbrella of estate planning, including Medicaid planning, asset protection, guardianship, as well as estate planning and administration. At Littman Krooks, we take pride in assisting seniors and their families with the complex and challenging issues of getting older. Our team of dedicated elder law attorneys are led by the founding partner of Littman Krooks, Bernard A. Krooks, a nationally-recognized expert in the area of elder law.
Estate planning is an important tool that families can use to preserve wealth for generations to come.Through the effective use and implementation of wills and trusts, Littman Krooks attorneys can help families at all stages of life reduce the tax burden on future generations and make sure that their wishes are carried out after they pass. Our team of knowledgeable estate planning attorneys are led by Bernard A. Krooks, the founding partner of Littman Krooks, and a nationally-recognized expert in the area of estate planning.
Providing for the care of a loved with a disability requires careful planning. Families that have children with special needs can take advantage of a variety of tools to effectively provide for their child’s future without affecting the child’s eligibility for the government benefits they are entitled to. These include special needs trusts and ABLE accounts. At the same time, it is crucial families also consider guardianship and transition planning. At Littman Krooks, our team of skilled special needs planning attorneys are led by Bernard A. Krooks, the foundingpartner of Littman Krooks, and a nationally-recognized expert in the area of special needs planning.
All children –including those who live with disabilities –are entitled to a "free and appropriate pubic school education." .However, from requesting a student get evaluated for an Individualized Education Program (IEP) to addressing compliance issues with an existing IEP, the special education process can be overwhelming for parents. At Littman Krooks, we proudly advocate on behalf families who have students with special needs, ensuring they receive the education that they are entitled to. Our team of advocates have comprehensive knowledge of special education laws, led by founding partner Bernard A Krooks, a nationally-recognized expert in the area of special needs planning.