Joseph A. Bollhofer Esq.

Joseph A. Bollhofer Esq.

Law Office of Joseph A. Bollhofer, P.C.
  • Elder Law, Estate Planning, Probate...
  • New Jersey, New York
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Summary

Mr. Bollhofer is an attorney, and President of the law office of Joseph A. Bollhofer, P.C. in St. James, New York. He is licensed to practice law in New York and New Jersey. Mr. Bollhofer received his undergraduate degree from the Stony Brook University and his law degree from Fordham University School of Law. Elder Law and Estate and Business Planning, including asset transfer and Medicaid applications, have been primary areas of Mr. Bollhofer's law practice since 1985. He periodically gives lectures in these areas of law to community, professional and continuing education groups. He is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA) and of the Elder Law, Estates and Trusts and Real Property Sections of the New York State Bar Association and the Elder Law, Surrogate’s Court and Real Estate Committees of the Suffolk County Bar Association. Mr. Bollhofer also maintains an active real estate practice, representing purchasers, sellers and lenders, and is vice-president and general counsel of Downstate Title Agency, Inc. He has been serving area residents and businesses since 1985. His legal advice regarding estate and medicaid planning, elder law and real estate matters has appeared several times in Newsday and other area publications. An active participant in community affairs, Mr. Bollhofer is past president of the Smithtown Alumni Association, the Smithtown Rotary Club (2010-11), the Smithtown Township Arts Council and the St. James Chamber of Commerce. He has been a resident of Smithtown, St. James and Head of the Harbor for almost all of his life.

Education
Fordham University School of Law
J.D. (1984) | Law
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Honors: Top 25% Full academic scholarship Sr. year
Activities: Managing Editor, Fordham Urban Law Journal
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State University of New York - Stony Brook
B.A. (1981) | Social Sciences Interdisciplinary/Law emphasis
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Professional Experience
President
Downstate Title Agency, Inc.
- Current
President
Law Office of Joseph A. Bollhofer, P.C.
- Current
Publications
Articles & Publications
Digital Assets and Accounts - Can Life Get More Complex?
NY State Bar Association, Elder & Special Needs Law Journal
Disenfranchisement of the College Student Vote: When A Resident Is Not A resident
Fordham Urban Law Journal
Awards
Full Academic Scholarship, Senior Year
Fordham University School of Law
Inclusion in 1984 edition
Who's Who Among American Law Students
Inclusion in 1977 edition
Who's Who Among American High School Students
NY State Regents Scholarship
NY State Boards of Regents
Professional Associations
National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA)
Member
- Current
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New York State Bar Association
Member
- Current
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Suffolk County Bar Association
Member
- Current
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New Jersey
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New York
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Fees
  • Contingent Fees
    In personal injury matters
Practice Areas
  • Elder Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Probate
  • Real Estate Law
  • Business Law
  • Personal Injury
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Websites & Blogs
Website
Bollhoferlaw.com
Contact & Map
Joseph A. Bollhofer, P.C.
291 Lake Avenue
St. James, NY 11780
USA
Telephone: (631) 584-0100
Fax: (631) 584-2304