Proven Lawyers in Paramus, New Jersey
Estate Disputes| Fiduciary Litigation | Guardianship and Conservatorship Controversies| Estate Planning | Estate Administration | Special Needs Planning | Accountings | Tax Planning | Elder Law | Real Estate Law | Business Law and Succession Planning
At the Knee Law Firm, LLC, we offer more than six decades of combined legal experience to individuals and businesses in Paramus and across Bergen County, New Jersey. At our full-service trust and estate counsel boutique firm, we combine the breadth of services you expect to find only at a large law office with the accessibility and personal attention characteristic of a small law practice. Our attorneys also offer experienced counsel in areas related to estates, from real estate and elder law to tax and business succession planning. We place a premium on open and effective communication, striving to make certain one of our attorneys is always available to address your concerns.
Certified as an elder law attorney by the National Elder Law Foundation, attorney Peggy Sheahan Knee has also been named a member of the Council of Advanced Practitioners. In 2013, she was honored with the Dorothy G. Black Distinguished Service Award for her contributions to the development of probate law in New Jersey. She is also a past president of the New Jersey Bar Association.
In January, 2017, attorney Robert A. Knee received the Arthur S. Horn Distinguished Service Award, given by the state bar’s Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Section, in recognition of his contributions to real property law in Bergen County and New Jersey. Robert also serves of the District Ethics Committee.
Robert and Peggy are the only husband and wife team ever to both chair the Real Property, Trust and Estate Law section of the state bar.
Experienced Lawyers in Paramus, New Jersey
We offer full-service legal counsel to individuals and businesses in Paramus and throughout Bergen County, handling a wide range of legal issues, including:
- Will contests, fiduciary disputes, disputed guardianships and other estate litigation
- Estate planning, including wills, trusts, powers of attorney and living will/health care proxies
- Estate administration
- The creation of guardianships and conservatorships
- Special needs planning
- Tax planning
- Elder law issues, such as asset preservation and Medicaid planning
- Residential and commercial real estate transactions, including leases
- Business formation and business succession planning
To learn more about the scope of our practice, visit our firm overview page.
Effective Attorneys in Paramus, New Jersey
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