Estates, Wills, and Trusts Lawyers in Buffalo, NY

To ensure that your hard-earned assets, including your home and other property, your savings, your investments, and maybe even a business, are protected to best benefit your family and any favorite charities after you are gone, trust Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria's estates, wills, and trust lawyers, based in Buffalo, NY.

A secure future for your loved ones

The skilled, experienced attorneys who make up our Estates, Wills, and Trusts Practice Area serve individuals, families, and corporations to help make the most of clients' end-of-life wishes. We do this through strategic, tax-minimizing estate planning; effective business-succession strategies; knowledgeable estate administration; and other sophisticated approaches. Our estates team collaborates with experienced attorneys in the firm's other practice areas to provide comprehensive, targeted solutions. 

Your legacy in good hands

Our estates clients have the benefit of an unusually experienced and accomplished team of attorneys. Many of our attorneys are listed in Best Lawyers in America, lecture for the New York State Bar Association and other organizations on estate planning, and teach college courses on estate administration and elder law.

Our full range of estate planning and administration services includes advising on and drafting:

  •     Estate tax, gift tax, and generating-skipping tax planning
  •     Health care proxies and living wills
  •     Powers of attorney
  •     Wills
  •     Trusts
  •     Guardianships
  •     Medicaid planning

And when disputes arise, our experienced estate litigators stand ready to fight for you with tenacity and skill.

Contact the estates, wills and trusts team at Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria to learn more about how we can help you plan for a secure future for your family and your business.

The Best Lawyers

The Best Lawyers in America
Seventeen attorneys from Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria named The Best Lawyers in America across twenty-four areas of practice including Trusts & Estates, Elder Law, and Litigation-Trusts & Estates

U.S. News/Best Lawyers Best Law Firms
Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria named to U.S. News/Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms" for Trusts & Estates, Elder Law, and Litigation-Trusts & Estates

Super Lawyers
Twenty-one attorneys from Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria named to New York Super Lawyers, Upstate Edition across several areas of practice including Estate Planning and Elder Law

Who's who

Who's Who in Law
Twenty-four attorneys from Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria named to Business First/Buffalo Law Journal's Who's Who in Law across several areas of pracitce including Estate Planning

Lexis Nexis

Martindale-Hubbell AV® Rating
Several Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria attorneys received AV Peer Review Rating to signify highest recognition in legal ability and professional ethics.


Michael Schiavone Senior Partner 716 844 3500
George E. Riedel, Jr. Of Counsel 716 849 1333, ext. 324
Lucy M. Berkman Partner 716 849 1333, ext. 452