Jeffrey P. GorakAssociate
Jeffrey P. Gorak is an Associate in Rivkin Radler’s Personal, Family & Business Planning Practice Group.
Jeff’s practice focuses on probate, estate and trust administration and litigation, and real estate. This involves all proceedings before the Surrogate’s Court, including probate, will contests, accounting proceedings, turnover proceedings, and the many proceedings by and against fiduciaries. Additionally, Jeff works with clients to tailor estate plans to their individual needs by drafting various instruments, including powers of attorney, health care proxies, wills, and revocable and irrevocable trusts. And in the event of incapacity or an inability to handle one’s own affairs, Jeff handles proceedings for the appointment of guardians in the Supreme Court.
Jeff has been recognized as a New York Metro Rising Star by Super Lawyers from 2018–2021.
In 2020, Jeff was named a Public Interest/Pro-Bono Attorney of the Year by Touro College’s Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center.
Jeff has also been recognized in Ones to Watch by Best Lawyers in America® for 2022. Ones to Watch is a recognition given to attorneys who are earlier in their careers for outstanding professional excellence in private practice.
Before joining the Firm, Jeff was an associate at a well-known law firm in Great Neck, NY that focused on estate planning, elder law, and trusts and estates.
Jeff enjoys playing sports and spending time with his family and friends.
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New YorkBar Affiliations
New York State Bar Association
Queens County Bar Association
New York State Bar Association Committee on Surrogate’s Court
Catholic Lawyers Guild of Queens CountyEducation
St. John’s University School of Law, Juris Doctor
Stony Brook University, B.S.