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Bernard A. Krooks

President

Special Needs Alliance

HQ Phone:  (520) 546-1005

Direct Phone: (914) ***-****direct phone

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Special Needs Alliance

7739 E. Broadway Blvd. #362

Tucson, Arizona, 85710

United States

Company Description

Established in 2002, the Special Needs Alliance (SNA) is a national, non-profit collective of many of America's leading disability and public benefits attorneys. Currently in 48 states, SNA members work to secure Medicaid and other public benefits for individu...more

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Background Information

Employment History

Chair of the Elder Law Section

New York State Bar Association


Tax Attorney

Gordon Hurwitz Butowsky Weitzen Shalov & Wein


Editor

Newsweek Inc


Affiliations

Littman Krooks LLP

Founding Partner


InterActive Legal

Advisory Board Member


National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys , Inc.

President


Westchester Arc

President Board of Directors


American College of Trust and Estate Counsel

Fellow


American Bar Association

Member of the Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section and Tax Section


Alzheimer's Association

Board of Directors of the Alzheimer's Association Westchester and Putnam Chapter and the Bioethics Advisory Committee of New York Hospital


American Institute of Certified Public Accountants Inc

Member


National Association of Estate Planners & Councils

Member Or the Advisory Board


Blythedale Children's Hospital

Member


NYU

Board Member


Hudson Valley Business Journal

President of the Estate Planning Council of Westchester, A Member of the Advisory Board


Law Firm Chronicle

Aging Committee


Selfhelp Community Services Inc

Member of the Legal Advisory Committee of the Evelyn Frank Legal Resources Program


Supreme Court of the United States

Member of the Bar


NYSBA House of Delegates

Member


New York City and Hudson Valley Estate Planning Councils

Member


ACTEC Elder

Vice Chair of Law Committee


EP Magazine

Editorial Advisory Board Member


Senior Gazette

Military Fellow


ElderLawAnswers.com

Member


ILS Management LLC

Advisory Board Member


Fisher Center for Alzheimer's Research Foundation

Advisory Board Member


American Association of Attorney-Certified Public

Member


Editorial

Chair of the Elder Care Committee


NATIONAL ELDER LAW FOUNDATION INC

Board Member


NY NAELA Chapter

President and A Founding Member


Kiplinger

EP Editorial Advisory Board Member


National Association of Estate Planning Councils

Member Or the Advisory Board


Alzheimer’s Association Westchester/Putnam Chapter and the Bioethics Advisory Committee of New York Hospital

Board of Directors of the Alzheimer’s Association Westchester and Putnam Chapter and the Bioethics Advisory Committee of New York Hospital


Lawyer’s

Member of the Trusts and Estates Group of the Division


New York United Hospital Medical Center, Inc

Bioethics Advisory Committee


Education

J.D.


LL.M

Taxation

New York University


Web References(193 Total References)


Russell Public Communications - Public Relations. Public Affairs. Public Policy. Public Engagement. Public Good.

Bernard A. Krooks
President, Special Needs Alliance


Law Press Releases (EPR Network)

Bernard A Krooks Elected President Of Special Needs Alliance
Legal Networking Sites Helping Lawyers Service Remote Clients 1-877-VIOLATION Continues to Expand nationwide


Special Needs Trusts: Answers to Frequently Asked Questions (NYMetroParents)

Here, Bernard A. Krooks, founding partner of Littman Krooks LLP, answers some frequently asked questions about these trusts, including first party SNTs and third party SNTs.
Bernard A. Krooks, J.D., is a founding partner of the law firm Littman Krooks LLP, which has offices in White Plains, Manhattan, and Fishkill. He is also a past president of the Special Needs Alliance.


Littman Krooks: New York Attorneys, New York City Lawyers, Midtown Manhattan and White Plains, New York

Bernard A. Krooks
Littman Krooks: New York Attorneys, New York City Lawyers, Midtown Manhattan and White Plains, New York Bernie Krooks Bernard A. Krooks, is a founding partner of the law firm Littman Krooks LLP with offices in New York City, White Plains and Fishkill. Mr. Krooks is past President of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA), a Fellow of NAELA, past Chair of the NAELA Tax Special Interest Group and past Editor-in-Chief of the NAELA News. In addition, he is Certified as an Elder Law Attorney by the National Elder Law Foundation. He is a founding member and past President of the New York Chapter of NAELA. Mr. Krooks is past Chair of the Elder Law Section of the New York State Bar Association (NYSBA), Chair of its Legal Education Committee, and past Editor-in-Chief of the Elder Law Attorney, the newsletter of the NYSBA Elder Law Section. Mr. Krooks is a member of the Trusts and Estates Law Section and Tax Section of the NYSBA. In addition, he is a former member of the NYSBA House of Delegates and he served on the NYSBA special committee on Multi-Disciplinary Practice. Mr. Krooks co-authors a chapter in the NYSBA publication Guardianship Practice in New York State entitled "Creative Advocacy in Guardianship Settings: Medicaid and Estate Planning, Including Transfer of Assets, Supplemental Needs Trusts & Protection of Disabled Family Members." He also co-authors the NYSBA publication Elder Law and Will Drafting. Mr. Krooks is a widely quoted expert on elder law, special needs planning and estate planning matters and has been quoted in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Newsweek, Forbes, Investment News, Financial Times, Money Magazine, Smart Money, Kiplinger's, Bloomberg Wealth Manager, CBS Marketwatch.com, Lawyer's Weekly USA, Reader's Digest, Bottom Line, The Journal of Financial Planning, The New York Law Journal, Dow Jones, A.M. Bestwire, The Daily News, New York Post and Newsday , among others. Mr. Krooks is a member of the Estate Planning Councils of New York and Westchester County; and a member of the Real Property, Probate & Trust Law Section and Tax Section of the American Bar Association; a member of the Bar of the Supreme Court of the United States, and a member of the American Institute of CPAs. Mr. Krooks also is a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC) and serves on its Elder Law Committee. He is an Adjunct Asst. Professor at NYU Center for Finance, Law & Taxation and is a member of the NYU Institute on Federal Taxation Advisory Board. Mr. Krooks serves on the Editorial Advisory Boards of Trusts & Estates Magazine and Leimberg Information Services. Mr. Krooks is the President of the Special Needs Alliance (http://www.specialneedsalliance.org/), a national network of attorneys dedicated to assisting families with special needs planning. Mr. Krooks has served on the Board of Directors of the Alzheimer's Association Westchester/Putnam Chapter and the Bioethics Advisory Committee of New York Hospital. He is a Board member of Westchester ARC, a member of the Blythedale Children's Hospital Planned Giving Professional Advisory Board, a member of the Trusts & Estates Group of the Lawyer's Division of the UJA-Federation of New York, and a member of the legal advisory committee of the Evelyn Frank Legal Resources Program of Selfhelp Community Services, Inc. He has made presentations to numerous professional organizations, including ALI-ABA, Alzheimer's Assoc., American Bar Association, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Brookdale Center on Aging, Brooklyn Bar Association, Financial Planning Association, Florida Bar, MS Society, National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, National Alliance for the Mentally Ill, National College of Probate Judges, National Law Foundation, New York Assoc. of Homes &Services for the Aging, New York City Bar, New York County Lawyers Assoc., New York State Bar Association, New York State Judicial Institute, NYU Institute of Federal Taxation, Pace University Law School, Queens County Bar Association, School for Exceptional Children, St. Johns University School of Law, and Westchester County Bar Association, as well as other professional, civic and community groups. Mr. Krooks is married and has four children. He is an AYSO certified soccer coach and an NYSCA certified baseball coach.


Disability Law - Law Firm Newswire

This year, they are honoring Bernard A. Krooks of Littman Krooks LLP with the Advocate of the Year Award.
Mr. Krooks is President of the Board of Directors of the Arc of Westchester, the largest agency [...]


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