November 1, 2018

Leidy J. Gutierrez was appointed as Latina Commissioner for the New Jersey region of the Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA).

The Latina Commission was created in 2008 to study, and remedy, the status of Latinas in the legal profession who then, as now, suffer the lowest representation of any racial or ethnic group as compared to their overall presence in the nation. Since conducting its ground-breaking national studies, “Few and Far Between: The Reality of READ MORE

September 29, 2018

“Death” Taxes: What You Need to Know

By Joseph Scorese, Esq.   As of January 2018, the New Jersey estate tax has been abolished  after it was phased out slowly over a period of years. Thus, regardless of the size of an estate, there is no longer a requirement to file a New Jersey estate tax return or pay New Jersey estate READ MORE

September 21, 2018

Probate Process Simplified

Before heirs and beneficiaries can receive their inheritances, a deceased individual’s estate must go through probate. This is the process by which funeral expenses and existing debts are paid off and it involves a complex process that can be made easier by working with estate planning attorneys in North New Jersey. An experienced attorney, such READ MORE