Mindy K. Smolevitz

Mindy K. Smolevitz

Partner
  • Garden City
  • T: 516-393-8256
  • F: 516-393-8282
  • msmolevitz@jaspanllp.com
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Mindy K. Smolevitz concentrates her practice in the areas of estate and tax planning, probate and estate administration, and business succession planning. She is also a certified public accountant.

Mindy prepares wills, trust instruments, advance directives, prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, shareholder and operating agreements and other documents necessary to implement effective estate and tax planning solutions. She also counsels clients with regard to federal and state estate tax audits and frequently lectures and writes on estate planning and related topics.

Immediately prior to joining Jaspan Schlesinger LLP, Mindy was a partner in a prestigious Nassau county law firm. She began her career as an associate at a major New York City law firm.

Education

  • Brooklyn Law School
  • The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania

Experience

  • Successfully represented an estate in the United States Tax Court, where its valuation of the decedent’s majority ownership of shares of a closely held corporation was challenged. She, thereafter, negotiated the executor’s purchase of shares in that corporation from the minority shareholders.
  • Advises many family-held businesses to effectively transfer equity in the business to family members, or trusts for their benefit.

Admissions

  • New York
  • U.S. Tax Court

Affiliations & Appointments

  • American Bar Association, Member
  • New York State Bar Associations, Member
  • Nassau County Bar Associations, Member