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ELDER LAW
Vice-Chair
Jeffrey A. Asher

Office Address
Robinson Brog Leinwand Greene Genovese & Gluck, P.
875 Third Avenue, 9th Fl.
New York, NY 10022-0123

Phone: 212-603-0481
Email: jasher@robinsonbrog.com


Jeffrey A. Asher is a Partner in the Trusts and Estates Group and head of the Elder Care Practice at Robinson Brog Leinwand Greene Genovese & Gluck P.C. Mr. Asher concentrates primarily in the areas of sophisticated estate planning for high net worth individuals, elder law planning and Medicaid planning, succession planning for family businesses, trust planning for younger generations, asset protection planning to safeguard assets against creditors, estate and trust administration, and special needs planning.

Using various techniques, including the creation of wills and trusts, Mr. Asher gives his clients the peace of mind knowing that their estate plans will protect their loved ones, preserve and secure their wealth for the next generation, and maximize estate and gift tax savings. Mr. Asher counsels his clients in connection with long-term care planning, disability planning, as well as planning for a special needs child. Mr. Asher counsels individuals and assists them in obtaining Medicaid and other government benefits to pay for long-term home care, nursing home care, and care for a special needs child. Mr. Asher also represents family business owners in the proper succession of their business ownership through the use of trusts and/or other succession planning techniques. Mr. Asher counsels executors, trustees, and other fiduciaries in connection with their probate, tax, financial and other obligations. Mr. Asher assists high net worth individuals in creating plans that safeguard their assets against creditors and from loss by reason of some future fiscal calamity.

Mr. Asher is a frequent lecturer for various financial institutions, civic groups and community organizations, has been featured on radio shows across the country, and is often presented by the New York State Bar Association as a community educator on various topics. Mr. Asher was featured in the HBO Documentary “Bobby Fischer Against the World: Fight for the Fischer Estate.” Mr. Asher also is a legal commentator on trusts and estates and elder law matters for TruTV, Court TV, CNN Headline News and The CBS Early Show. Mr. Asher is a frequent speaker at and contributor to National Business Institute, Inc., and is a member of the NBI faculty. In addition, he is approved as a continuing education credit provider by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. and the Connecticut Department of Insurance.

Prior to joining Robinson Brog Leinwand Greene Genovese & Gluck P.C., Mr. Asher was a partner at the law firm of Eaton & Van Winkle LLP, partner at the law firm of Pryor Cashman LLP, managing partner at Rahmanan Asher, PLLC, and was the principal member of the Law Offices of Jeffrey A. Asher, PLLC.





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