We Care About Our Clients
We all will most likely need to work with an attorney at some point in our lives. Whether you own a business, you are planning your estate, or purchasing your dream home, having an experienced attorney you can trust is imperative. At the Ward Arcuri Law Firm, we focus our practice in several aspects of law; estate and Medicaid planning, real estate law, employment law and corporate law. At the Ward Arcuri Law Firm, we take our job seriously. We have the knowledge and experience to help you with these legal services.
As our estate and Medicaid planning attorney, Drew Ward has over 20 years of experience in this area of law. Drew regularly holds workshops in the community and has helped individuals better understand their Estate and Medicaid planning options. Michael Arcuri is a seasoned business law and real estate attorney with many years of experience in several aspects of law, including as a member of the United States Congress. We serve our clients out of our four New York offices located in New Hartford, Clinton, Utica, and Manhattan.
The Ward Arcuri Law Firm is uniquely focused on our clients’ needs when it comes to Estate Planning. Our process helps clients to create wills, trusts, powers of attorney, and health care proxies with the objective to protect our clients’ legacies and achieve their goals, while carrying out personal wishes.
WILLS & TRUSTS ADMINISTRATION
After we pass away, we want to be sure that all our objectives are fulfilled. The Ward Arcuri Law Firm offers trust administration for both large and small estates to address these objectives. We will ensure that your loved ones are taken care according to your wishes.
MEDICAID & ASSET PROTECTION PLANNING
The Ward Arcuri Law Firm also can handle Medicaid planning needs. The rising cost of long term care has made planning ahead necessary for most seniors and their families. At the Ward Arcuri Law Firm, we make this process as simple as possible using the process we have developed, along with Medicaid planning strategies we use in the Medicaid application process to get our clients’ approval for Medicaid on a consistent and timely basis.We are proud to have Robert J. Malpezzi, former Director of the Medicaid Recovery Unit in Oneida County for over 15 years, as a key member of our team. Robert brings over 23 years of experience to our firm, and has been with us since 2011. His many strengths include attention to detail, unsurpassed expertise in Medicaid law and a genuine concern in assuring a positive result for our clients.
BUSINESS SUCCESSION PLANNING
If you own a business with a partner, it is critical to consider business succession planning to achieve a smooth transition of the business to partners or family. At the Ward Arcuri Law Firm, some of the legal services for business succession planning we provide include trusts, buy-sell agreements, and business succession counseling.
REAL ESTATE LAW
Real estate law addresses the transfer of ownership or use of land. The Ward Arcuri Law Firm is proud to provide an array of legal services including handling real estate purchases and or debts, contract disputes, mortgage transactions, and more.
When it comes to corporate law, Michael Arcuri brings decades of experience to our firm. Our business law legal services include business formation, contracts, mergers and acquisitions, venture capital financings, and the sale of businesses.
Why Choose Ward|Arcuri Law Firm?
The Ward Arcuri Law Firm has over 50 years of combined legal experience in the fields of estate and Medicaid planning, business and real estate law. We are proud members of our local communities and strive to consistently provide our clients with outstanding service. From our clients’ first meeting with us, they meet with Drew Ward, Michael Arcuri or Robert J. Malpezzi, depending on which of our services is needed. At the Ward Arcuri Law Firm, our work does not end after our clients complete a plan with us. We strive to provide the legal services you may need throughout your life. Please contact us today to schedule an appointment.