The law firm of Lissner & Lissner LLP, located in midtown Manhattan, consisting of attorneys licensed to practice law in New York, New Jersey and Florida, has represented its clients and their families for over 65 years. We are available for meetings in all of the states in which we are licensed, either at our office or, if need be, house calls are available.
Lissner and Lissner LLP offers a wide range of legal services for appropriate legal fees in such areas as Trusts, Estate Planning and Administration, Elder Law/Medicaid Planning, Real Estate, Litigation and Restitution Law. We also offer financial management services at similarly appropriate fees either directly to the client, or in combination with the client’s family, managers, lawyers, accountants, brokers and/or other representatives.
Michael received his J.D. from Brooklyn Law School in 1982. He is admitted and qualified as an Attorney and Counselor of the Supreme Court of the United States; is further licensed as an Attorney and Counselor at Law in the States of New York (Appellate Division, 2nd Department) and Florida and is a member of both the New York County Lawyers’ Association and the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys.
Barbara received her J.D. from Hofstra University School of Law in 1982. She is admitted and qualified as an Attorney and Counselor of the Supreme Court of the United States; is further licensed as an Attorney and Counselor at Law in the States of New York (Appellate Division, 3rd Department) and New Jersey (U.S. District Court).
NYS Department of Health has increased income and resource limits for Medicaid applicants who are over 65, blind & disabled based on the 2023 Federal Poverty Levels and further adjusted them on 2/14/23.
Until now, New Yorkers could almost instantly qualify for Medicaid Home Care services by transferring assets one month and being considered financially eligible for Medicaid Home Care services the following month. This made Medicaid Home Care services a very attractive alternative for New York residents in need of long term care at home.
Having both grown up in the dark shadow of the Holocaust, it comes as no surprise that Michael and Barbara Lissner are both passionate about helping those who survived the terrible atrocities of World War II. But the extent to which the Cresskill, N.J., couple has devoted themselves to advocating for survivors is truly remarkable, with as many as 3,000 individuals benefitting from their advice and assistance.