Archive for November, 2016

Blustein, Shapiro, Rich & Barone, LLP Joins Forces with Richard A. Stoloff PLLC

Hudson Valley law firm Blustein, Shapiro, Rich & Barone, LLP and Sullivan County Catskills law firm Richard A. Stoloff PLLC have announced an of Counsel relationship in which they will provide services to each other, bringing together two of the area’s most reputable law firms. The new affiliation will allow both firms to better serve the needs of their clients. Blustein, Shapiro, Rich & Barone, LLP clients will benefit from a convenient location in Monticello, N.Y. to meet with the firm’s attorneys….

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Blustein, Shapiro, Rich & Barone Partner Published in WealthCounsel Magazine

Blustein, Shapiro, Rich & Barone, LLP Partner Richard J. Shapiro’s article, Domestic Asset Protection Trusts v. Prenuptial Agreements, was recently published in the October 2016 issue of the WealthCounsel Quarterly. Shapiro collaborated on the article with fellow estate planning attorneys Randall H. Borkus and James W. Collins. The article takes a detailed look at the differences between the more common prenuptial agreement and an alternative, the domestic asset protection trust (DAPT), that can be used by couples who want to protect their…

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