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Providing a compassionate & attentive efficient legal service in estate planning & real estate.
Providing a compassionate & attentive efficient legal service in estate planning & real estate. Providing a compassionate & attentive efficient legal service in estate planning & real estate. Providing a compassionate & attentive efficient legal service in estate planning & real estate. Providing a compassionate & attentive efficient legal service in estate planning & real estate. Providing a compassionate & attentive efficient legal service in estate planning & real estate.

Recent Blog Posts

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As Nursing Homes Reopen For Visitors, Be Alert to Signs of Neglect and Abuse

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

Concerns over COVID-19 have kept people with loved ones in nursing homes from having in-person visits. Many families have had to content themselves with phone calls, online meetings, and visits through windows at the facility. As the number of cases has declined recently, nursing homes have begun easing restrictions. Our Bronx & New Rochelle… Read More »

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Ways You Could be Undermining Your Will

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

A will is one of the most basic yet important estate planning documents and something that everyone should have in place. It details your estate and your wishes in the event of your death. However, without proper planning and a professional look at your entire estate assets, there are actions you may be taking… Read More »

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Financial Exploitation: A Common Problem Among Older Adults

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

One of our recent posts involved neglect and abuse of older adults, focusing on physical acts of violence, verbal abuse, or intimidation. Unfortunately, there is another type of elder abuse that is common and often goes unreported: financial exploitation. As experienced Bronx & New Rochelle estate planning attorneys, we know that it can happen… Read More »

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With Flu Season Approaching, Put Advance Directives In Place Now

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

After long months of closures due to the COVID-19 pandemic, New Yorkers have enjoyed a few months with lower case counts. However, as the season quickly changes to fall, there is concern over a resurgence. This is in addition to the usual hazards posed by the flu. To protect yourself and those you love,… Read More »

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Home Fall Prevention

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

Rearranging furniture, cleaning up clutter, and performing routine maintenance are all common fall tasks. They are particularly important if you are an older adult or have older family members living in your home. Falls are one of the leading causes of personal injuries among people over the age of 65, necessitating the need for… Read More »

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Protecting Your Home During Hurricane Season

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

Hurricane season runs from June through November, but it is typically the late summer months that create the most dangers for homeowners. Even relatively mild tropical storms that make landfall in southern regions can travel up the coast, wreaking havoc for residents in New York City.  As experienced New York real estate attorneys, we… Read More »

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Protect Your Assets By Protecting Yourself Against Lawsuits

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

There are a variety of situations in which you could find yourself the defendant in a civil lawsuit. In addition to being time-consuming and expensive in terms of legal fees, liability in a civil suit could also result in having to pay large amounts of damages. This has the potential to wipe out your… Read More »

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Setting Goals Now For Future Long Term Needs

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

While aging is inevitable, aging well is an option that requires advance planning. This involves protecting your assets while making provisions for unexpected events and future needs that are likely to arise. If you have been delaying thinking about the future or want to ensure your current plans continue to fit in with your… Read More »

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Buying A Home You Can Age In Place In

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

When buying their first home, many young couples look for a place that has plenty of room for them to grow their family. Once their children are raised, it is common to want to downsize. In addition to finding a house that is easier to manage and better suited to your current situation,    choosing… Read More »

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Four Reasons Someone Could Dispute Your Will

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

A last will and testament helps to convey your final wishes and allows your loved ones to avoid potentially costly and time consuming probate court proceedings. It  is important to consult with an experienced Bronx & New Rochelle estate planning attorney in crafting a will to ensure it is legally valid. How and when… Read More »