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Northern New Jersey Elder Law and Special Needs Attorneys

WanderPolo and Siegel, Counselors at Law, LLC, in Upper Montclair, New Jersey, is an estate planning, elder law and special needs law firm that promotes the gift of planning. Using legal tools and personal planning strategies, we tailor solutions to individuals and families across North Jersey. By considering our clients' desires and the circumstances that affect them, we help them plan holistically for both the unexpected and the inevitable.

Our clients rely on our expertise in dealing with the myriad planning issues facing today's families. Our attorneys go beyond traditional planning, advocating for our clients' rights while helping them to find the best options available and to obtain all of the services to which they are entitled.

Our range of services can benefit anyone who is considering the future. It includes:

  • Estate Planning, preparation of wills and trusts as well as estate administration and probate litigation.
  • Elder Law, long term care, Medicare and Medicaid issues, veterans' benefits, guardianships and conservatorships, and end-of-life planning and advocacy. We integrate the services of Life Care Planning.
  • Special Needs representation of clients who have physical, developmental or mental disabilities and their families, including specialized estate planning, special needs trusts,educational advocacy and litigation, trust administration, guardianships and public benefits.

Why Do I Need An Attorney?

Because of what you don't know. Legal document websites and cut-rate services make creating a will or an estate plan seem like child's play. But the devil is in the details, and simple mistakes can exact grave consequences and cost you, or your family after your death, more money to fix. Our attorneys have the experience and knowledge to ensure your wishes are expressed in the correct legal language and that all details are accounted for.

There are no shortcuts to customized service. At WanderPolo and Siegel, Counselors at Law, LLC, we create plans that are specific to our clients. We take the time to discuss your needs and goals, and then optimize your will, trust and other planning documents to ensure that your wishes are carried out.

What Makes Us Special

Since 2003, WanderPolo and Siegel, Counselors at Law, LLC, has served hundreds of clients in Essex and Bergen County and surrounding communities in the areas of estate planning, elder law and special needs law. Now our firm is at the forefront of a new interdisciplinary practice model as the only law firm in North Jersey that has embraced the holistic approach of Life Care Planning.

Our attorneys have the crucial combination of incisive analysis, legal expertise and compassion that allow us to guide families through stressful times. Shana Siegel is AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rated and is a Certified Elder Law Attorney (CELA), which means she is one of a very select group of attorneys in New Jersey who has proven specialized knowledge in the many legal topics important to older clients and those with special needs.

Contact Us | Essex & Bergen County Attorneys For Elder Law And Special Needs Law

WanderPolo and Siegel, Counselors at Law, LLC, is open during business hours on Monday through Friday, with evening, weekend and home consultations available by special arrangement. We have an accessible office with on-street parking. We accept payment by credit card.

For more information, contact our law firm in Upper Montclair, New Jersey, either online or at 973-744-5710. Our experienced attorneys are ready to assist you.

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WanderPolo & Siegel, Counselors at Law, LLC
209 Cooper Avenue
Suite 2
Upper Montclair, NJ 07043
Phone: 973-744-5710
Fax: 973-744-0211
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WanderPolo & Siegel, Counselors at Law, LLC
50 Tice Blvd
Suite 340
Woodcliff Lake, NJ 07677
Phone:  201-690-5075
Fax: 973-744-0211

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NELF - National Elder Law Foundation - Certified Elder Law Attoney

NAELA(TM) - National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Inc.

AV(R) - Preeminent(TM) - Peer Review Rated For Ethical Standards & Legal Ability(TM) - Martindale-Hubbell(R) from   LexisNexis(R)

Life Care Planning Law Firms Association Member