Michael D. Lissner, Esq. - Partner
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. He is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, a Chairman of the Blue Card, Inc., and a Vice President of the New York Foundation of Eldercare.
For many years, Michael has been a faculty member at the Jewish Association for Services for the Aged (JASA) in New York City. Michael has lectured extensively about Elder Law , Estate Planning and planning for Survivors of the Holocaust and their families.
Areas of Practice
- Trust and Estate Planning and Administration
- Elder Law
- Representation of Survivors of the Holocaust and their heirs
- Restitution/Pension/Property Claims for Victims of Nazi persecution and their heirs
- Estate Planning for Survivors of the Holocaust and their heirs (Victims of Nazi Persecution Restitution Trusts® and Victims of Nazi Persecution Restitution Successor Trusts®)
- Medicaid Planning
- Individual, Fiduciary and Estate Taxes
- New York, 1982
- Florida, 1983
- U.S. Supreme Court
- Brooklyn Law School, Brooklyn, New York J.D. – 1982
Professional Associations and Memberships
- National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Member
- Florida Bar Association, Member
Pro Bono Activities
- Chairman of The Blue Card, Inc.
- Vice President of the New York Foundation of Eldercare
- The B’nai B’rith Leo Baeck Unit Friedman/Lissner Scholarship Fund