New York, NY (PRWEB) August 17, 2016
Bernard A. Krooks, JD, CPA, LLM, CELA, AEP® (Distinguished) has once again been honored for excellence in Elder Law and Trusts & Estates.
Best Lawyers in America® has included him in its definitive guide to legal excellence in the U.S. in the field of Elder Law and Trusts and Estates every year since 2008. A listing in Best Lawyers is widely regarded by both clients and legal professionals as a significant honor conferred on a lawyer by his or her peers.
In addition, he was recently named to the New York-Presbyterian Hospital Planning Giving Advisory Council and the Wolters Kluwer Financial and Estate Planning Advisory Board.
Krooks is a founding partner of the law firm Littman Krooks LLP and Chair of its Elder Law and Special Needs Department. He is the immediate past president of the Board of Directors of the Arc of Westchester, the largest agency in Westchester County serving people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families. In April, Krooks was named Advocate of the Year by Arc of Westchester's Children's School for Early Development.
He was elected to the Estate Planning Hall of Fame by the National Association of Estate Planners & Councils (NAEPC). Krooks serves as Chair of the Elder Law Committee of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC). He is Group Chair of the Elder Law and Special Needs Planning Group, Real Property, Trust & Estate Law (RPTE) Section of the American Bar Association (ABA). He has also served as a board member of the Hudson Valley Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association and is a current member of the Board of Directors of the Caregiver Insights Foundation, a non-profit dedicated to assisting individuals and their families with end-of-life issues. To read more about Mr. Krooks, click here.
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 and 655 Third Avenue, New York, New York. Visit the firm’s website at http://www.littmankrooks.com