Author Archives: Friedman & Ranzenhofer

New State Program Aims to Help Landlords and Tenants

New State Program Aims to Help Landlords and Tenants

WIVB – 6/2/2021 Attorney Justin Friedman appears on WIVB Channel 4 to help landlords and tenants understand the new state program that aims to assist them financially at the end of the eviction moratorium. Watch the broadcast here As the September 1st end of the eviction moratorium approaches, tenants in WNY are still struggling to […]

4 DWI Questions

4 DWI Questions

Have you or a loved on been charged with a DWI? Check out these 4 DWI questions we are asked often, then give our Rochester lawyers a call. Can I Plea Bargain a DWI? It will depend on a number of different factors Factors such as your breathalyzer test, whether or not there was an accident […]

Filling Out the Will Information Worksheet

Filling Out the Will Information Worksheet
In this video, experienced Rochester estate planning attorney Robert Friedman outlines filling out the Will Information Worksheet. Have you completed the Will Information Worksheet that we sent you? Yes, here it is How many children do you have? Four, but I don’t want to leave anything to my son, Joe, because I haven’t seen him [...]

3 Commonly Asked Divorce Questions

3 Commonly Asked Divorce Questions

Are you going through the divorce process and need help? Check out these 3 commonly asked divorce questions, then call our attorneys today. 1) What are the Steps in the Divorce Process? The client’s first step toward divorce is learning about his or her legal rights. The second step is making a decision as to […]

Disinheriting a Spouse

Disinheriting a Spouse
Do you have questions about disinheriting a spouse in Rochester? Watch this video, then give our Rochester Estate Planning Attorneys a call today. You will not be able to disinherit your spouse unless there is a signed prenuptial or anti-nuptial agreement. The only other reason you can disinherit your spouse is if he or she [...]

Your Parental Rights

Your Parental Rights

Do you have questions about your parental rights? We want to help you understand what you are legally entitled to as a part. Give this a read then call us for a consultation right away. Custody agreements include two parts. First, the parent who has Physical Custody of the child provides the permanent residence where the child […]

Drive-Through Community Health & Fitness Fair

Drive-Through Community Health & Fitness Fair

The eleventh annual Community Health & Fitness Fair 2021 will be held on Wednesday, May 26, 2021, from 10 AM to 12 PM at the Clarence Town Park Clubhouse driveway , 10405 Main Street, Clarence, NY 14031. The completely free event, hosted by the Clarence and Akron-Newstead Senior Centers offers raffle prizes, food, and educational […]

Don’t Have Your Marijuana Court Records Destroyed

Don’t Have Your Marijuana Court Records Destroyed

Tens of thousands of New Yorkers will have marijuana convictions expunged from their criminal records under New York’s new marijuana laws effective March 31, 2021. About 107,000 convictions will be automatically expunged. A conviction on your criminal record is normally permanent. Marijuana convictions can lead to the denial of various applications, including  Section 8 housing […]

New Power of Attorney Law Effective June 13, 2021

New Power of Attorney Law Effective June 13, 2021

The New York power of attorney law (POA) allows you to designate an agent to manage your financial affairs. It avoids the need for time-consuming and expensive guardianship proceedings when a person becomes incapacitated. The current power of attorney form can be complex and difficult to use. The new POA law, effective June 13, 2021, amends […]