Peggy Sheahan Knee
Peggy Sheahan Knee concentrates her practice in estate planning and administration, elder law, and business planning. She has thirty years of experience in these specialized areas. Ms. Knee has represented both clients with limited means and clients who have substantial net worth. She is a fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC), and she is a frequent lecturer and speaker on topics related to her practice area. Ms. Knee previously served as President of the New Jersey State Bar Association. She also served as past Chair of the Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section of the New Jersey State Bar Association, past Chair of the Women in the Profession Section and a member of the Taxation Section. Ms. Knee is a member of the Bergen County Bar and American Bar Associations, Fellow of the American Bar Foundation and Past President of the Northern New Jersey Estate Planning Council. She is a former member of the Board of Directors of The New Jersey Lawyer. Ms. Knee has been certified as an Elder Law Attorney by the National Elder Law Foundation, an organization accredited by the American Bar Association. Ms. Knee is the author of “New Jersey Probate and Estate Administration” and co-author of New Jersey Elder Law” which are both part of the LexisNexis Practice Guide series, published by Lexis Nexis.
Ms. Knee is a graduate of Fordham College and Fordham Law School, and she also holds a Masters of Law in Taxation from New York University School of Law. She is licensed to practice in the states of New Jersey, New York, and Florida and is admitted to practice before the United States Tax Court.
Ms. Knee has been rated as a Super Lawyer since inception and is AV preeminently rated (5.0 out of 5.0) by Martindale-Hubbell in 2016
You can e-mail Peggy at PSKnee@kneelaw.com