Bernard A. Krooks to Speak on Income-Only Trusts in Elder Law Planning
White Plains, NY (Law Firm Newswire) May 9, 2012 - Bernard A. Krooks, Esq., a founding partner of Littman Krooks LLP will be the featured speaker at the Boston Estate Planning Council on May 10, 2012. Mr. Krooks will speak on the “Use of Irrevocable Income-Only Trusts in Elder Law Planning.”
As a follow-up to his presentation at the 46th Annual Heckerling Institute on Estate Planning, Mr. Krooks will discuss the types of clients for whom the irrevocable income-only trust is most appropriate. Additional topics covered will include an understanding of how long-term care is financed, the role of long-term care insurance, as well as an analysis of the typical elder law client and his/her likely objectives.
Mr. Krooks has been included among The Best Lawyers in America® for each of the last five years. He has been selected as a “New York Super Lawyer” since 2006. Krooks has received his AEP accreditation from the National Association of Estate Planners & Councils. He is a member of the Real Property, Probate & Trust Law Section and Tax Section of the American Bar Association. He is a sought-after expert on estate planning and elder law matters and has been quoted in leading publications such as The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times and Forbes, among others.
About Littman Krooks
Littman Krooks LLP provides sophisticated legal advice and the high level of expertise ordinarily associated with large law firms along with the personal attention and responsiveness of smaller firms. These ingredients, which are the cornerstone of effective representation and are necessary to a successful lawyer/client relationship, have become the foundation of the firm’s success.
Littman Krooks LLP offers legal services in several areas of law, including elder law, estate planning, special needs planning, special education advocacy, and corporate and securities. Their offices are located at 399 Knollwood Road, White Plains, New York; 655 Third Avenue, New York, New York; and 300 Westage Business Center Drive, Fishkill, New York.
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