Webinar: Top 3 Benefits of Having a Will
August 5 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Aug 5, 2021 at 1:00 PM
Top 3 Benefits of Having a Will
A Last Will & Testament is one of the most important legal documents in your estate plan. A properly drafted Will can help to ensure your wishes are carried out by allowing you to control the distribution of your assets. During this presentation, Marie Elena will discuss the top three benefits of having a Will, and why this is one of the essential documents for a comprehensive estate plan.
Presenter: Marie Elena Puma, Esq., Partner
- Partner at Russo Law Group, P.C.
- Practice Areas Include:
- Trust and Estate Administration, Elder Law, Special Needs and Estate Planning, Guardianships, and Real Estate
- Recognized by Super Lawyers since 2016
- Launched Russo Law Group’s Alzheimer’s and Dementia Caregivers Support Group in July 2017, affiliated with the Alzheimer’s Disease Resource Center
- Member of: National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA) and New York NAELA; New York State, Nassau and Suffolk County Bar Associations; the Academy of Special Needs Planners; and has served on the Board of NAELA and NY NAELA, and the Executive Committee of the Elder Law Section of the New York State Bar Association
- Former Co-Chair of the Legal Education Committee, former Chair of the Trusts and Estates Administration Committee, former Chair of the Estate Tax Planning Committee, and former Co-Chair of the Trusts and Estates Administration Committee for the New York State Bar Association’s Elder Law Section
Joshua R. Berzak, Esq., Associate
- Associate at Russo Law Group, P.C.
- Practice Areas
- Probate, Trust & Estate Administration, Real Estate
- Accomplishments & Recognitions
- Super Lawyer Rising Star (2019 – Present)
- Earned his law degree at Hofstra University School of Law
- Awarded the Citation of Excellence
- Senior Articles Editor of Hofstra’s Journal of International Business and Law
- “The Palestinian Bid for Statehood: Its Repercussions for Business and Law”, was published in Volume 12.1 of same