Ann has recently joined the firm as Of Counsel having previously worked for many years with a firm bearing her name. Her field of concentration is limited to trusts and estates and elder law. In addition, Ann is a receiver in both judicial dissolutions and real estate matters, and a referee in foreclosure proceedings. She also serves as an arbitrator and mediator in Small Claims Court in New York County; and arbitrator for the New York Stock Exchange and National Association of Securities Dealers, now FINRA.
A Mentor for the Elder Law Clinic at New York Law School, Ann holds a Fiduciary Certification from the New York Office of Court Administration and has been appointed as Guardian (including Guardian ad Litem), Court Evaluator and Counsel to the Alleged Incapacitated Person. She also frequently serves as counsel to Guardians. Ann is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and holds a J.D. degree from Fordham Law School.
Ann can be reached by telephone at (212) 867-9140 or via e-mail at Law@LewisGarbuz.com.