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Michael B. Shapiro, Esq.

Personal Information

  • Position: Counsel
  • Practice Areas: Private Client (Wills, Trusts & Estates)
  • Phone: 516-599-0888
  • Email: mshapiro@frblaw.com

Professional Experience

Michael is Counsel with FRB’s Private Client Practice Group.  His practice encompasses all aspects of estate and succession planning, including Wills, Trusts, Special Needs Planning, Estate Administration and closely-held business succession planning.

Prior to joining the firm, Michael was an attorney in the trusts and estates practice group of a Long Island-based law firm.  He is well-versed in areas related to estate planning and administration, such as estate and gift tax, real estate transactions, elder law and Medicaid planning.  While in law school Michael externed with the Surrogate’s Court, Queens County.

Michael has conducted continuing education programs for attorneys, accountants and real estate professionals.  He is a member of the board of directors for an integrated pre-school for children with developmental disabilities.

Education

  • St. John’s University School of Law – Juris Doctor
  • Long Island University – CW Post – Bachelor of Science, Business Administration / Management Information Systems

Bar Admissions

  • State of New York

Professional Affiliations

  • New York State Bar Association
  • Nassau County Bar Association

Areas of Concentration

  • Private Client – Asset Protection
  • Private Client – Estate & Trust Administration
  • Private Client – Estate Planning & Structuring
  • Private Client – Family Business Planning & Succession

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