A Firm You Can Trust

At Moskowitz Legal Group we protect the interest of our clients while preserving family harmony. We specialize in the areas of Elder Law & Medicaid Planning, Estate Planning, Guardianship, Trust and Estate Litigation and Administration, Special Needs Planning, Home Care & Nursing Home, and Business Planning. Our specialized knowledge in these areas allows us to provide the same comprehensive and experienced legal service as the larger New York firms, but do so with a tailored empathetic approach to the individual client.

Our firm is committed to ensuring our clients are fully educated as it pertains to their legal issues, and that they have the information needed to make the best possible decision for themselves and their family. Educating our clients about the facts of their situation and the legal options is of utmost importance. We are clear about the law and provide the options available to the client. We will take all the necessary time to provide the client a full understanding of their legal matter.

We also understand that many of our clients have difficulty leaving their home, and our attorneys are available to make home visits when requested.

Our specialties include:

Elder Law: Medicaid Planning and Long Term Care Planning
Probate and Estate Administration
Estate Planning: Last Will and Testament, Financial Powers of Attorney, Health Care Proxy, Insurance Planning (ILITs), Revocable and Irrevocable Trusts
Special Needs Planning
Litigation: Will Contests and Estate Litigation

Attorney Profiles

Sarah C. Moskowitz, Esq.Partner

When sensitive times require an empathetic attorney, Sarah fills the role.  Sarah designs estate plans tailored to each client’s personal and tax objectives.  She reviews her clients’ financial, health and family circumstances in order to create an optimal estate plan.  For elderly clients, Sarah has significant expertise in Medicaid planning, including preparing Medicaid applications, drafting Medicaid trusts, and drafting financial powers of attorney and health care proxies.  Sarah ensures that her clients’ assets are protected from all types of creditors, including Medicaid, ex-spouses, family members, and business partners.   

Sarah also represents executors in probating wills and administering estates and understands the delicate and sensitive nature of losing a loved one and its impact on the probate process. When her clients’ rights are violated, Sarah does not hesitate to handle will contests, accountings and audits. In connection with probate proceedings, Sarah prepares federal and state estate tax returns.

Sarah also specializes in preparing special needs trusts to protect the assets of a special needs person and obtains guardianships for those who cannot handle their personal matters independently. 

Paul Moskowitz, Esq., MBAPartner

Paul Moskowitz has a Bachelor in Accounting and is a consummate lawyer and entrepreneur who launched and sold a variety of businesses while obtaining his joint JD-MBA degree. After graduating from law school and business school and prior to founding his own Estate Planning and Elder Law practice, Paul hired, trained and managed a team of attorneys and marketing professionals in the billion-dollar mass-tort arena, representing thousands of plaintiffs against pharmaceutical companies.

Paul’s background gives him a unique practical perspective that allows him to serve his clients. Paul takes pride in building trust with his clients and strives to help others preserve their legacy and to have a hand in shaping their families’ directives. Paul's background and experience allows him to represent the elderly and disabled along with their families in the areas of Medicaid, wills, trusts, power of attorney, health care proxies, probate, guardianship and real estate.

Paul also has extensive knowledge in healthcare, collections, business formation and succession planning and currently serves on the board of a number of start-ups and health care companies.

Here's what some of our clients had to say

"Paul and Sarah are so good at what they do, and great at how they do it. They moved quickly, and communicated with me throughout the process. They always responded to my (many) inquiries with patience, and were incredibly reassuring throughout."
Judith W. - Queens, NY

"A family member of mine needed Medicaid coverage, and Paul obtained it quickly and strategically. From the get-go, I knew we were in good hands. I strongly recommend Moskowitz Legal Group. "
David L. - Hempstead, NY

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