Stephen B. Hand

Stephen B. Hand

Of Counsel
  • Garden City
  • T: 516-393-8231
  • F: 516-393-8282
  • shand@jaspanllp.com
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Stephen B. Hand concentrates in fiduciary litigation, including contested probate and accounting proceedings, discovery proceedings, inter vivos trust litigation, and heirship and construction proceedings. He also practices in the areas of estate planning, estate administration, and estate taxation.

Stephen has been the Chair and Program Coordinator of numerous New York State Bar and Nassau County Bar presentations dealing with estate litigation and estate administration.

Prior to joining Jaspan Schlesinger LLP, Stephen was named partner of a prestigious boutique trusts and estates law firm and a partner of a major law firm in Manhattan. He also served as an attorney with the Estate Tax Section of the Internal Revenue Service.

Education

  • New York University School of Law
  • St. John’s University

Admissions

  • New York
  • U.S. Tax Court
  • U.S.D.C., Eastern District of New York
  • U.S.D.C., Southern District of New York

Affiliations & Appointments

  • American College of Trusts and Estates Counsel, Fellow
  • Nassau County Bar Association, Surrogate's Court Trusts and Estates Committee, Former Chair
  • Nassau County Bar Association, Committee on Continuing Legal Education, Former Chair
  • New York State Bar Association, Executive Committee of the Trusts and Estates Section, Former Member
  • New York State Bar Association, Committee on Continuing Legal Education, Former Chair
  • New York State Bar Association, Committee on Estate Litigation, Vice Chair

“Probate and Administration of New York Estates,” New York State Bar Association, Co-Author

“Treatise on Contested Probate Proceedings,” Matthew Bender, Author