Rapps & Associates, PLLC, is a leading New York estate and legacy planning firm, offering highest in-class legal services for individuals, families and business owners.

Our areas of practice range from sophisticated high net-worth planning for families and businesses with complex income and estate tax concerns to elder law and Medicaid planning for individuals in need of long term care benefits and simultaneous asset protection. We provide all other will, trust and estate services including probate and estate administration.

For Business clients, we offer a full range of transactional services as well as the Rapps Law Corporate Shield Maintenance Program.™

For our current fee schedule for Estate Planning (not including advanced tax planning) please click here.

  • Elder Law and Estate Planning
  • Traditional and Pour Over Will (basic and enhanced)
  • Basic and Enhanced Revocable Living Trust
  • Irrevocable Life Insurance Trust (ILIT) with or without Crummey powers
  • Tax All-Purpose Trust with or without Crummey Powers
  • Medicaid Asset Protection Trust (iPug Trust)
  • 2503(c) Minor’s Trust
  • Health and Education Exclusion Trust
  • Intentionally Defective Grantor Trust
  • Beneficiary Defective Inheritor’s Trust
  • Sale to Intentionally Defective Grantor Trust Documents
  • Lifetime Qualified Terminable Interest Property Trust (QTIP)
  • Qualified Personal Residence Trust
  • Grantor Retained Annuity Trusts (GRATs)
  • Grantor Remainder Unitrusts (GRUTs)
  • Special Needs Trusts
  • Asset Protection
  • State Specific Asset Protection Trusts (DAPT and Hybrid DAPT)
  • Family Limited Partnerships
  • Limited Liability Companies
  • Income Tax and Charitable Planning
  • Charitable Remainder Trusts
  • Charitable Lead Trusts
  • Gift Annuity Agreements
  • Life Estate Deeds and Agreements
  • Private Foundation Trusts
  • Private Foundation Corporations
  • Gift Agreements
  • Stand Alone Retirement Trusts (SRTs) and Customized Beneficiary Designations
  • Business Formation and Start-up
  • LLC Operating Agreements
  • LLC Formation Documents
  • Partnership Agreements
  • Corporate Formation Documents
  • Entity Conversion Documents
  • Entity Funding Transmutation Agreements
  • Operational Matters
  • Non-Disclosure/ Non-Compete/Non-Solicitation Agreements
  • Board Minutes and Consents
  • Lease Agreements
  • Employee Handbooks
  • Employee Agreements
  • Compensation Agreements
  • Independent Contractor Agreements
  • Consulting Agreements
  • Exit and Succession
  • Buy-Sell Agreements
  • Purchase Agreements Documents Secured Promissory Notes
  • Agreement and Plan of Merger
  • Dissolution of General Partnership Agreements