Lisa Fenech is an Associate in the firm’s Trusts & Estates, Trust & Estate Litigation and Mental Health, Guardianship & Elder Law Litigation Practice Groups. Lisa’s practice focuses on estate and trust litigation, probate, and estate administration. This includes contested and uncontested probate and administration proceedings, contested estate and trust accounting proceedings, discovery and turnover proceedings and various other complex disputes between beneficiaries and fiduciaries. Lisa is also regularly appointed by the Surrogate’s Court as a Guardian Ad Litem to represent individuals who cannot protect their own rights and interests.
Lisa currently serves as Treasurer on the Board of the Nassau County Women’s Bar Foundation, the charitable affiliate of the Nassau County Women’s Bar Association. The Nassau County Women’s Bar Foundation raises funds to support breast cancer research and services for women afflicted with breast cancer, and awards scholarships to female law students residing in Nassau County who demonstrate a need for support. In addition, Lisa is an active member of the Nassau County Bar Association Surrogate’s Court Committee and the New York State Bar Association Trusts and Estates Law Section, where she serves as Chair of the Sponsorship Committee.
Prior to joining the firm, Lisa was an Associate in the Trusts and Estates Department of a Long Island firm, where she was a member of the Estate Litigation Practice Group.
Lisa lives in Farmingdale, New York and enjoys traveling, running and reading in her free time.