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We educate our clients about how various aspects of the law can present them with both challenges and opportunities. Here we offer various informational pieces prepared by the firm and links to other items of interest, as well as occasional firm news. Material provided here is for informational purposes only and is not intended to substitute for actual legal advice.


 

Response to COVID-19

In response to the COVID-19 outbreak and pandemic, several weeks ago we started taking precautionary measures to provide a safe work environment and developed plans to maximize the ability of our attorneys, paralegals and support staff to work remotely. We will continue to provide our clients with quality legal representation and have resources and systems […]

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COVID-19 Alert: Getting Back to Business? Here’s What You Need to Know

After nearly two full months of lockdown in some places, the COVID-19 pandemic is finally showing signs of subsiding.  Most states are beginning to ease restrictions on public activity – or at least to chart a path for doing so.  As a consequence, many businesses are beginning to contemplate reopening workplaces to some degree. Two […]

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Pro Bono Services for Health Workers

The Trusts & Estates attorneys at Holm & O’Hara LLP are now offering FREE basic urgent planning services for health care workers in New York City. This pro bono service includes a personalized Last Will and Testament and health care directives. We believe the provision of these documents to our valued health care professionals will […]

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Trust & Estates Update – Spring 2020

COVID-19 Introduces New Challenges – and Some Opportunities: The COVID-19 pandemic introduced many financial and economic challenges for individuals and families at all income and asset levels.  Deep uncertainty makes careful planning and document management more essential than ever.  At the same time, the still-transforming legal and regulatory landscape may provide new possibilities for strategic planning. This update contains short summaries of changes in the law, tips on best practices, and overviews of potential tax saving strategies.

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COVID-19 Alert: Paid Leave and Other Key Workplace Questions

The coronavirus pandemic has wrought sweeping changes in the way we approach every aspect of life. Some of the biggest of these affect the workplace. Various government actions to contain the virus and mitigate both the health and economic impacts have resulted in some new rules – and a lot of questions – for both […]

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Release: Holm & O’Hara LLP Launches Urgentplanning.com

Contact: Michael L. Landsman, Esq. Phone: 212.682.2575 Email: m.landsman@hohlaw.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 2, 2020 Urgentplanning.com offers new way to access critical legal services, quickly, during difficult times To meet increased requests for rapid-response legal services, midtown Manhattan law firm Holm & O’Hara LLP has launched www.urgentplanning.com.  The site utilizes cutting-edge technology to connect prospective […]

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Michael L. Landsman Presented “Estate Planning Strategies for Real Estate Investors”

With Marcus & Millichap, Holm & O’Hara Co-Managing Partner Michael L. Landsman presented “Estate Planning Strategies for Real Estate Investors” on March 5, 2020.

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In-Secure:  New Law Has Profound Impact on Inherited Retirement Accounts

If you are like most people, a significant amount of your net worth is probably tied up in retirement accounts.  Traditional IRAs and 401(k) plans offer a great avenue for pre-tax assets to grow and then be taxed later, usually at a much lower rate when you are past your peak earning years.  Roth IRAs, […]

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Blog: Trusts 101 – Essentials for Everyone

Should you consider implementing a trust as part of your financial and estate planning? Many people are uncertain about what a trust is or how it can help them manage their affairs. Those who do not necessarily view themselves as wealthy may be especially hesitant to consider incorporating a trust into their overall planning. A […]

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Michael Landsman Presented “Like-Kind Exchanges and Long-Term Planning Options”

With New York Law School’s Center for Real Estate Studies, Holm & O’Hara LLP Co-Managing Partner Michael Landsman presented “Like-Kind Exchanges and Long-Term Planning Options” on February 12, 2020.”

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