Attorney Profile

Stephanie R. Yafeh

Stephanie R. Yafeh

Associate

Stephanie R. Yafeh is an Associate in Rivkin Radler’s Personal, Family & Business Planning Practice Group. She focuses on the probate and administration of estates as well as estate and tax planning matters.

During law school, Stephanie volunteered with The Children’s Law Center, a not-for-profit law firm dedicated to representing children in custody, visitation, domestic violence and child protective cases. She appeared on the record in several custody and visitation cases under a Student Practice Order. Stephanie also externed at a plaintiff-side personal injury firm where she assisted the attorneys with personal injury, medical malpractice and negligence cases as they moved towards trial.

Stephanie also participated in the Helping Elders Through Litigation and Policy (HELP) Clinic, where she was placed at the Vera Institute of Justice, The Guardianship Project, which serves as court-appointed agency guardians to elderly and disabled individuals. While there, she assisted the staff attorneys in preparing for guardianship proceedings and in motion practice.

Stephanie was a writer for Brooklyn Law School’s Journal of Law and Policy and was the Notes and Comments Editor for the Journal during her final year.

Prior to Rivkin Radler, Stephanie was an Associate at a boutique trusts and estates firm in Manhattan.

New York
F: (212) 687-9044

477 Madison Ave.
New York, NY 10022-5843

Bar Admission

New York

Education

Brooklyn Law School, Juris Doctor

New York University, B.A.

Stephanie R. Yafeh

Associate

Stephanie R. Yafeh is an Associate in Rivkin Radler’s Personal, Family & Business Planning Practice Group. She focuses on the probate and administration of estates as well as estate and tax planning matters.

During law school, Stephanie volunteered with The Children’s Law Center, a not-for-profit law firm dedicated to representing children in custody, visitation, domestic violence and child protective cases. She appeared on the record in several custody and visitation cases under a Student Practice Order. Stephanie also externed at a plaintiff-side personal injury firm where she assisted the attorneys with personal injury, medical malpractice and negligence cases as they moved towards trial.

Stephanie also participated in the Helping Elders Through Litigation and Policy (HELP) Clinic, where she was placed at the Vera Institute of Justice, The Guardianship Project, which serves as court-appointed agency guardians to elderly and disabled individuals. While there, she assisted the staff attorneys in preparing for guardianship proceedings and in motion practice.

Stephanie was a writer for Brooklyn Law School’s Journal of Law and Policy and was the Notes and Comments Editor for the Journal during her final year.

Prior to Rivkin Radler, Stephanie was an Associate at a boutique trusts and estates firm in Manhattan.

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