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Probate and Estate Administration

New York Probate and Estate Administration Lawyers

Probate and Estate AdministrationDealing with the loss of a loved one is a difficult time—a time that need not be made more difficult with the additional confusion of the probate or administration process. The experienced Elder Law attorneys at the Law Offices of Thomas L. Gallivan, PLLC have dealt with the probate or administration process for over forty years. We will take ownership of the probate process, from distribution of assets to settling outstanding claims against the estate of your loved one.

If your loved one has passed with a Last Will & Testament, the Will must be admitted to probate, and the named executor in the Will works with our attorneys to account for all debts and assets of the estate. If your loved one has passed without a Last WIll & Testament, an administrator will have to be appointed to handle the debts and distribution of the estate.

Settling the Entire Estate

The team of attorneys at the Law Offices of Thomas L. Gallivan, PLLC will work with you through the administration of your loved one’s entire estate. If you have questions or concerns about estate administration and the probate process, please contact us today at (914) 220-1086 or via email.

We will detail the entire process and answer any questions that you may have. After the death of a loved one, you have enough to take care of. With the New York elder law attorneys at the Law Offices of Thomas L. Gallivan, PLLC on your side, probate and estate administration do not have to be among them.

Client Reviews
Last year I was injured in an accident, and for the first time, needed the advice of an attorney regarding how to proceed. I was referred to Thomas Gallivan through a family member who is a lawyer in Massachusetts. I am beyond pleased with how Thomas handled my case. He was knowledgeable, professional, and although the case was not as straightforward as some, he used every resource to ensure a positive outcome. Thomas communicated with me regularly and I felt completely informed and confident in his ability. He expertly negotiated a fair settlement that I was very happy with. The entire experience was extremely positive, during a stressful time for me. Thank you Thomas. Melanie
My mom was the victim of nursing home neglect/abuse. I retained Tom and he provided great representation in a professional, courteous fashion. He made a very uncomfortable ordeal bearable. I would highly recommend his services to anyone in need of sound guidance and professional representation. Paul D.
Tom Gallivan fought for - and won - a settlement on behalf of my mother, who suffered terrible pressure sores due to nursing home neglect. I will always be grateful for his diligence and hard work, and for keeping me informed during the entire process. He will fight for you every step of the way. Trudy
Mr. Gallivan did an exceptional job representing our family during a nursing home law suit. He took care of every detail and put us at ease during a very emotional trial. I would very highly recommend him and his firm of outstanding professionals. Jane
Mr. Gallivan was the best choice I could have possibly made to represent me in mom's nursing home neglect case. He kept me informed & updated every step of the way & not only listened but acted on all my concerns. I would highly recommend him as a very professional, diligent, & knowledgeable attorney. Steve
Tom Gallivan represented me for a car accident I was involved in. He not only returned calls and emails promptly, his expertise helped me obtain a nice settlement. His compassion for me was heart-warming and much appreciated. Thank you kindly , Mr. Gallivan. Joanne