WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (PRWEB) September 18, 2019
Bernard A. Krooks, JD, CPA, LLM, CELA, AEP® (Distinguished) and Amy C. O’Hara, Esq., partners in Littman Krooks LLP, have been named by Super Lawyers magazine as top attorneys in New York for 2019.
Their selection is the result of a rigorous, multi-step selection process based on peer recognition, professional achievement as well as independent research on each candidate. Only five percent of the attorneys in New York State earn this distinction.
Bernard A. Krooks is a founding partner and Chair of its Elder Law and Special Needs Department. He has been named to New York Super Lawyers and the Top 25 Westchester County Super Lawyers since 2006. He is a member of the Estate Planning Hall of Fame by the National Association of Estate Planners & Councils (NAEPC). Krooks also is 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. He was recently named 2020 “Lawyer of the Year” by Best Lawyers in America® for excellence in Trusts & Estates.
This is the first year that Amy C. O’Hara has been named to Super Lawyers. Along with Krooks, she is recognized as a Certified Elder Law Attorney (CELA®) by the National Elder Law Foundation. She is a member of the board of directors of the Special Needs Alliance, a national, not-for-profit organization dedicated to assisting families with special needs planning. O’Hara is also a Vice President of the Board of Directors of Westchester Disabled on the Move, Inc., a not-for-profit organization that aims to improve the quality of life and the rights for all people with disabilities.
About Littman Krooks LLP
Littman Krooks 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 us at http://www.littmankrooks.com.