New York State Estate Planning, Medicaid Planning, & Probate Lawyer

Over the past 20 years, Drew Ward of Ward Arcuri Foley & Dwyer has helped thousands of families with their estate planning and asset protection needs. Being a full service law firm focusing on all aspects of elder law, our team has experience in all facets of estate planning and administration. We are dedicated to developing and implementing estate planning and Medicaid planning strategies that will reduce stress for you and your loved ones, allowing you to leave your legacy to take care of the ones you love for generations to come.

The firm’s main office is located in New Hartford, NY with satellite offices in Clinton, NY and Syracuse, NY which provides service to all of Upstate NY. We also have an office located in Manhattan to serve New York City and the rest of downstate New York.

Now Focusing on New York State Real Estate Law And Business Law

Through the recent partnership of Drew Ward with Michael Arcuri, we are now able to assist clients in broader aspects of the law, including both residential and commercial real estate. We are able to help individuals and businesses with legal services involved in purchasing a home or land, leasing commercial space or purchasing commercial real estate. In addition to real estate law, Michael also brings his experience in business law to the firm. We can now help clients form new businesses, such as limited liability companies (LLCs), partnerships and corporations. In addition to this we offer all legal services a business may need through such services as asset protection, buy-sell agreements, and labor and employment contracts.

Stress-Free Planning & Protection

Our goal is to be able to help our clients with their estate planning strategies. You have worked hard for everything that you have and we are dedicated to helping you protect it. You can expect to receive individual guidance in developing a well-thought-out estate plan that is designed to meet your specific goals and secure your family’s future. Let Ward Arcuri Foley & Dwyer plan your estate so you can focus on enjoying life, knowing that these essential planning items have been checked off of your list. No matter if you have experienced a situation that has you concerned about your future or if you are in immediate need of help in the Medicaid application process or the Probate process, we are here for you.

Everything Centers Around You.

Every family and business has different legal needs that they will encounter. Our team takes the time to get to know you. We analyze your situation and strategize with you to achieve your goals. By doing our due diligence, we help you effectively plan your estate to preserve your legacy, establish and grow your business, or purchase real estate, all in keeping with your best interests.


Being involved in the communities that we serve is important to everyone at Ward Arcuri Foley & Dwyer. Our commitment to supporting and helping to enhance our community stems from Drew Ward, Michael Arcuri and all of the members of our team. We invest in and support our community through education via complimentary services, volunteering our time participating in various activities, and through charitable giving.

At Ward Arcuri Foley & Dwyer we spend a lot of time in the communities that we serve and believe in participation in helping local charities in the Central NY community. We are proud contributors to the outstanding charities below and encourage everyone to do what you can to help support our local community.

SUNY Polytechnic Foundation Board • SUNY Poly Golf Tournament • UCP Golf Tournament • Joseph Corr Golf Tournament • Oneida County Elder Council (Celebrating Life Event) • Ride for Missing Children • JCC • Vietnam Vets of America – 5K run • Ride for Brody • Alex Kogut Run • WERC Annual Luncheon • Gridiron-NH Spartans • NH Marching Spartans • NH Masque (theatre, school) • NH Spartans Basketball • A Better Chance of Clinton • Kirkland Town Library • Clinton Historical Society • Clinton Symphony Orchestra • UCP • SUNY Poly • MCC Scotch Event Committee • WKTV News Talk • The Kelberman Center