Lorraine A. Abraham Recognized in Bergen Magazine’s 2021 Top Lawyers in Bergen County ListNovember 23, 2021
Lorraine A. Abraham, a partner in the firm's Trusts and Estates department, was recently recognized in BERGEN Magazine's 2021 Top Lawyers in Bergen County list for her work in Trusts & Estates, Wills & Probate.
To create this year's Top Lawyer list, BERGEN Magazine commissioned Professional Research Services (PRS) to conduct a peer-review survey of hundreds of practicing and active lawyers across the county.
Lorraine's practice includes Estate Litigation and Administration as well as planning, Incapacitations, Guardianships, and Chancery practice. She is a court-certified mediator and arbitrator covering in the areas of estates, contracts, and employment. Lorraine has served as an administrator of estates, a guardian of the person and property for incapacitated individuals; and, notably, she served as the Guardian Ad Litem for “Baby ‘M’” in a case that generated extensive media coverage and holds a place in many contract textbooks used in law schools throughout the country. Lorraine has also served as Judge of the Municipal Court, Township of Teaneck.
About Cullen and Dykman's Trusts and Estates Department
Located in our New York City, Garden City and Hackensack offices, our trusts and estates attorneys prepare wills and other wealth transfer documents for clients with varying family circumstances and levels of wealth. We assist clients with the selection and preparation of documents ranging from generation-skipping trusts for grandchildren to special needs trusts designed to ensure continued access to Medicaid, always giving due consideration to the frequently-changing laws that govern wealth transfers and taxation. Our firm’s long history is a testament to our dedication to practicality and cost-effectively meeting our clients’ estate planning needs.
About Cullen and Dykman
Cullen and Dykman (www.cullenllp.com) has been providing legal services to institutional clients since 1850. The firm represents a wide range of clients, including banks and other financial institutions, energy, telecommunications and water companies, construction companies, insurers, educational institutions, religious organizations, and not-for-profits. With over 190 attorneys in seven offices located throughout the Northeast and MidAtlantic regions, Cullen and Dykman is strategically positioned to meet the changing needs and demands of our clients.