Laura M. Belkner

Overview And Experience

Laura handles complex estate litigation cases involving will contests, trust administration and accounting proceedings. She conducts depositions and handles various court hearings and appearances.  Laura is also experienced in probate and administration proceedings as well as various areas of elder law. She is well versed in preparing estate tax returns and drafts detailed estate plans, advance directives and prenuptial agreements for the firm’s estate planning clients.

Laura was named as a Super Lawyer Rising Star for the New York-Metro area for Trusts and Estates litigation for 2015-2019. She also served as a panelist at Citrin Cooperman’s Driving Your Business, Women at the Wheel annual event.  In 2016, Laura was recognized by 914 Inc. Magazine, as a Wunderkind Honoree for business professionals under the age of 30. In 2018, Westchester Magazine distinguished Laura as an Outstanding Young Lawyer in the New York Metro/Westchester Area in its Top Attorneys issue.

Laura joined the Law Offices of Kevin H. Cohen, P.C., in 2012, following her graduation from law school.

  • Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, JD, 2012
  • New York University (cum laude), BA, 2009
  • New York
  • New York State Bar Association
  • Westchester County Bar Association, Executive Committee Member Trusts and Estates Section

Laura M. Belkner