Ruskin Moscou Faltischek P.C. Appoints David R. Schoenhaar, Esq. As Chair of the Estate Planning and Administration Practice Group

Uniondale, New York, November 25, 2014 – Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, P.C., has announced the appointment of David R. Schoenhaar, Esq. as Chair of the firm’s Estate Planning and Administration Practice Group.

Mr. Schoenhaar, a resident of Bayport, N.Y, joined the firm’s Trusts and Estates Department in 2007 and currently serves as Of Counsel to Ruskin Moscou Faltischek.  With a concentration in estate planning and administration, he has expertise in preparing and administering wills and trusts for high net worth individuals that integrate wealth transfer strategies and business succession planning.  Skilled in all areas of trusts and estates law, Mr. Schoenhaar is also experienced in advocating for clients in contested accounting matters, will contests, discovery proceedings, kinship hearings and other complex disputes between beneficiaries and fiduciaries.

Mr. Schoenhaar is a member of the Trusts and Estates Law Section of the New York State Bar Association and the Nassau and Suffolk County Bar Associations.  He actively lectures on estate planning topics for continuing legal education programs and to Bar Associations within New York.  Mr. Schoenhaar is a contributor to the LexisNexis Estate and Elder Law Blog, a frequent author of estate planning publications and a co-author with the Hon. C. Raymond Radigan for trusts and estates publications for the New York Law Journal.

Mark Mulholland, Managing Partner, welcomed Mr. Schoenhaar to his new appointment: “I am thrilled to announce the appointment of David as Chair of the firm’s Estate Planning and Administration Practice Group. His experience, knowledge and dedication is important to our clients, and I have the utmost confidence that he will continue to succeed as Chair of the Group. ”

For more than 45 years, Ruskin Moscou Faltischek P.C., headquartered in Uniondale, has built a reputation as one of the region’s leading providers of innovative legal services. Its attorneys are practical, experienced advocates who measure their success by their clients’ success. Cornerstone groups in all major practice areas of the law are represented at the firm, including corporate & securities, financial services, commercial litigation, intellectual property, health care, real estate, employment, energy and trusts & estates. Clients include large and mid-sized corporations, privately held businesses, institutions and individuals.