Location: 2nd floor auditorium
Course ID: C12122013
Number of Sessions: 1
(9:00 – 9:05) Introductory
Remarks; Clifford A. Meirowitz, Esq., Law Offices of Clifford A. Meirowitz, PLLC.
(9:05 – 9:45) Overview &
Concepts ofArticle 81 and Comparison
with Guardians pursuant to SCPA Article 17 and 17A;Tammy
R. Lawlor, Esq, Miller & Milone
(9:45 – 10:25)Duties,
Responsibilities & Ethics of the Guardian of the Person And Property;Wendy
H. Sheinberg, Esq., Davidow Davidow Siegel & Stern, LLP
(10:25 – 10:40)BREAK
(10:40 - 11:20)Attorney for the Alleged Incapacitated Person;Ann
Pinciss Berman, Esq., Ann Pinciss Berman, Esq.
(11:20 – 12:00)The Court Evaluator:Duties, Responsibilities & Ethics; Alfreida B. Kenny, Esq., Law Offices of
Alfreida B. Kenny
(12:00 – 1:00)LUNCH (on your own)
(1:00 – 1:45)Part 36 Rules of Chief Judge;Michele
Lippa Gartner, Esq., NYS Office of Court Administration, Guardian and Fiduciary
Services Guardianship Proceedings
(1:45 – 2:30)Family Health Care Decisions Act; Peter J. Strauss, Esq., Epstein Becker &
(2:30 – 2:45)BREAK
(2:45 – 3:30)View from the Bench; Honorable Charles M. Troia, Supreme
Court, Richmond County
(3:30 – 4:15)Forensic Accounting & Recovering
Misappropriated Funds; Steven R.
Finkelstein, Esq., Finkelstein & Virga, P.C.
(4:15 – 5:00)Record Keeping & Reporting Requirements; Peggy Barbanel, Esq., Peggy Barbanel, Esq.
Program Chair: Clifford A. Meirowitz, Law Offices of Clifford A. Meirowitz PLLC