Meltzer Lippe Adds to its Preeminent Trusts & Estates Group; Welcomes Experienced Trusts & Estates Litigation Attorney Lori A. Sullivan

Meltzer, Lippe, Goldstein & Breitstone, LLP is proud to announce that Lori A. Sullivan has joined the firm as a Partner in the firm’s Trust & Estate Litigation practice group.

With more than three decades of experience as a trusts and estates attorney, including serving as the Principal Law Clerk to the Honorable Edward W. McCarty III of the Nassau County Surrogate’s Court, Lori brings extensive experience in the areas of estate litigation, estate planning and estate administration.

“I am delighted that Lori has elected to join Meltzer Lippe. Adding someone of Lori’s stature and respect in the Trusts and Estates field will only serve to further enhance our preeminent Trusts and Estates practice and, in particular, our rapidly growing estate litigation practice,” said Managing Partner David Heymann.

“We are thrilled to welcome Lori to our group. Lori’s experience from large national and multinational firms to the Surrogate’s Court, where she served as Principal Law Clerk, has earned her the trust and respect of clients, colleagues and judges alike. Her experience also equips her to bring a unique perspective to cases that greatly benefits her clients,” said David A. Bamdad, Chair of the firm’s Trust & Estate Litigation practice group.

“I am very excited to have the opportunity to join the Meltzer Lippe team. The Firm has a great reputation, and I look forward to working with such a talented and well-respected group of professionals,” said Lori Sullivan.

In addition to her law practice, Lori frequently lectures on trust & estate related topics, and is a member of the Surrogate’s Court Committee of the Nassau County Bar Association and the New York State Bar Association, Trusts and Estates Law Section where she currently serves on the Executive Committee.

Prior to joining Meltzer Lippe, Lori was Counsel in the Trusts & Estates Group at Seward & Kissel.

Meltzer Lippe’s Trusts & Estates team is recognized by Chambers and Partners USA and ranked in U.S. News & World Report with attorneys in our Long Island, New York City, Boca Raton and Miami offices. Our Trust & Estate Litigation practice group represents some of the wealthiest individuals and families in the country in trust and estate-related matters before the Surrogate’s Courts and other trial and appellate courts, including successfully representing clients in significant cases of first impression.