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Successful, tough, and highly skilled estate litigation lawyers.

NY ESTATE LAWYERS YOU CAN TRUST

Jason W. Stern & Associates is one of New York’s most trusted estate planning law firms. We are located in Forest Hills, New York overlooking Forest Hills Gardens. Our firm is licensed in both New York and New Jersey to meet all of your estate planning challenges. When choosing a New York estate attorney, it is important to find a legal professional with extensive experience who is trustworthy. We protect the interests of both you and your loved ones for years to come. Your life’s work and family’s financial future are too important to leave in the hands of attorneys who don’t fully understand the NY estate law.

With over 50 years of combined legal experience probating wills and estates for families in New York, The Law Offices of Jason W. Stern & Associates knows how to solve any of your estate challenges.

Handling Complex Estate Cases

Our firm has extensive history in the successful handling of complex estate issues such as:

At The Law Offices of Jason W. Stern & Associates, we pride ourselves in providing the very best results in the areas of trust and estate work, including the probating and contesting of wills. Our philosophy has always been to maintain personalized attention to the needs of each of our clients. With this perspective in mind, our firm has had great success handling a wide range of complicated estate cases.  As a leading NY estate firm for will contest and estate litigation, our firm’s considerable experience challenging NY attorney drafted wills has given us unparalleled insight into the probate process.  This unique perspective affords our clients the ability to either successfully litigate complex estate issues which arise or to stave off costly NY estate litigation completely.

Our NY Estate Law Reviews

The Law Offices of Jason W. Stern & Associates IconThe Law Offices of Jason W. Stern & Associates

108-18 Queens Boulevard #902, Forest Hills

4.9 47 reviews

  • Avatar Mrskornegay1 ★★★★★ 2 months ago
    Best attorneys ever! We give our highest recommendation for Jason & Mathew. We couldn’t have gotten a better team anywhere else. Their concern and dedication to our case was outstanding!
  • Avatar Joe Colletti ★★★★★ 3 months ago
    Excellent lawyers who helped our family through a terrible time. These are professionals in every sense who had the answers to our very complex problems.
    If you are seeking help with an estate issue I can’t recommend Jason enough. He is so knowledgeable and understanding and is everything you want your lawyer to be. He gets it
    … More done.
  • Avatar Jackie ★★★★★ 3 months ago
    When I used to think of the word attorney the words integrity, honesty, helpfulness and compassion have never really come to mind. But after finding myself in a legal estate nightmare I found my way to Jason and Matt and all of that changed. Not only did they fix the estate and get everyone their share of the inheritance but they did … More it in a way that made us feel informed and protected every step fo the way. You do not have to be afraid of the law or going to court when you have the right people behind you and Jason and Matt are the right attorneys for the job.
  • Avatar Miss Stewart ★★★★★ 2 months ago
    Jason and his partner Matthew took on my challenging and at times very difficult case. They stayed the course and because they are beyond excellent lawyers, I get to start the next chapter of my life very soon!
    They never made me feel dumb and explained the process. Jason made sure to update me every step of the way! I'm glad I
    … More researched properly and found them! Call them and make an appointment!!!!!
    It might just change your life!
  • Avatar Betty J. ★★★★★ 5 months ago
    Very lucky to find such great attorneys to handle our estate. My family is entirely out of state and we needed an experienced attorney to handle our NY kinship case. Jason Stern and Matthew Hunter treated us with nothing but respect and patience, warmly explaining each step of the proceeding to us in terms we understood. Our kinship … More case was a bit more difficult than most because we had lost touch with members of the family years ago. Jason and Matt did not disappoint and did not give up until they successfully recovered the estate for us. Definitely attorneys you can trust and turn to with your case.
  • Avatar John Modeca ★★★★★ 5 months ago
    We never realized how good it was to have a great attorney on your side until we needed one. Oh boy did we need one after our parents passed. Our mother made the mistake of making our sister in charge of her estate. Almost a year after she passed our sister still refused to tell us anything about the inheritance. Fortunately we found … More our way to Mr. Stern and he and his partner Matt went right to work on the situation. Once these attorneys dug in they would not stop until we received every penny owed. More importantly Mr. Stern gave this family the closure we needed to move on with our lives. Great attorneys who care.
  • Avatar William Connelly ★★★★★ 2 months ago
    It is really nice to know attorneys like these exist. Mr. Stern was generous with his time, kind, unbelievably patient and most of all results driven. Our loved one’s passing unfortunately created a storm of estate litigation which at times seemed hopeless with no end in sight. However Mr. Stern was uncompromising in his representation … More of our family’s interests. At the end of the day everything worked out and we were all better for it. Instead of creating problems Mr. Stern did his best to solve them. Could not be more impressed.
  • Avatar Azurde Stewart ★★★★★ a month ago
    Jason and his partner Matthew took on my challenging and at times very difficult case. They stayed the course and because they are beyond excellent lawyers, I get to start the next chapter of my life very soon!
    They never made me feel dumb and explained the process. Jason made sure to update me every step of the way! I'm glad I
    … More researched properly and found them! Call them and make an appointment!!!!!
    It might just change your life!
  • Avatar Carl J ★★★★★ 5 months ago
    If you are looking for estate attorneys to handle your case these are the ones you want. They helped our family with our issue when someone tried contesting the estate. They made fast work of the objecting party and were able to probate the will quickly so that we could all receive our inheritance. The lawyers at this firm are highly … More capable, professional and very trustworthy.
  • Avatar Jess Keller ★★★★★ 5 months ago
    For the first time in my life I found myself in need of a really good estate lawyer. Without ever having any contact with the legal system I was in trouble. Either my estate lawyer was going to fight for me in court to get a meaningful result otherwise I was going to get bupkis as they say.
    Jason put my mind at ease quickly. He
    … More was sensitive, understanding and wasted no time putting together a winning strategy. During the ordeal he had a response for every issue as if he knew what was happening before it did. Happy to say we were successful and was able to pay off my school loans with some of my inheritance. These lawyers actually changed my life for the better and I would be happy to recommend them.

60 YEARS COMBINED ESTATE LAW EXPERIENCE

CONTINGENCY FEES AVAILABLE

Estate litigation in New York is not only an emotionally draining proposition but is also an expensive one. As Queens estate planning lawyers, we believe it is only fair that everyone should be entitled to quality estate representation. As such, our NY estate attorneys often take cases on a contingency basis ensuring every one of our clients has access to the same exceptional results.

No estate firm in New York has consistently achieved a better track record than ours. Our NY estate law offices are very familiar with each of the Surrogate’s Courts of the State of New York and their different probate and estate procedures. It is necessary to have knowledgeable, experienced estate attorneys who know the ins and outs of each court to guide you through the probate process with ease. Contact our NY Estate Law Firm today if you would like to schedule a free consultation with our caring legal team.

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As a NY estate lawyer with more than two decades of experience drafting and probating NY wills we are also NY will contest lawyers.  When drafting ...

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