Rudolf Karvay

Garden City, New York
Experience: 26 years
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About Rudolf Karvay

Rudolf is a frequent lecturer on estate and trust topics and is a member of the Nassau County Bar Association where he serves on the Surrogate’s Court Committee. He is also a member of the Estate Planning Council of Nassau County. COMMUNITY WORK He is active in his community and currently serves as the President of the Board of Trustees of Bleuler Psychotherapy Center a not for profit mental health clinic located in Forest Hills, New York. He also serves on the Professional Advisory Committee of the Long Island Community Foundation and is a volunteer attorney with Wills For Vets providing free basic estate planning documents for U.S. Veterans. He is a member of the Rotary Club of Hauppauge, NY. Rudolf represents clients in all New York state and Federal Courts. His main office is located in Garden City, New York. PRACTICE AREAS ESTATE ADMINISTRATION Rudolf efficiently manages the disposition of clients' estates, from probate through final accounting. He addresses the needs of surviving family members and counsels fiduciaries in the best way to manage a decedent's assets. Rudolf provides advice and representation on Federal and New York State estate, gift and income tax issues that affect the estate or trust, its beneficiaries or fiduciaries. ESTATE LITIGATION Rudolf is an experienced estate litigator and has handled high profile estate contests in New York State, and he fully understands the complicated issues that surround estate litigation. With an intimate knowledge of the Surrogate's Court system, Rudolf has represented parties in a broad range of litigated estate matters such as kinship proceedings, contested accountings, disputes over business succession, gifts, competency and undue influence concerns in probate contests, simultaneous death issues, a spousal right of election, and spousal abandonment. ESTATE PLANNING Rudolf possesses an in-depth knowledge of the legal, tax and personal issues that accompany planning an estate. He understands all

Language(s) Spoken by Rudolf Karvay

  • English : Spoken, Written

Practice Areas

  • Consumer Law
  • Elder Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Family Law
  • Probate
  • Tax Law


  • Free ConsultationHalf hour free consultation.
  • Credit Cards AcceptedAll major credit cards accepted.
  • Contingent Fees

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice

  • New JerseySince 1992
  • New YorkSince 1993

Professional Experience

  • Partner Berkman, Henoch, Peterson, Peddy & Fenchel, P.C. 2007 - Current


  • Brooklyn Law School J.D. (1992) | Law 1989 - 1992Honors: Richardson Scholar
  • Hofstra University B.A. (1985) | Art History 1985Honors: Dean's List

Professional Association

  • Rotary Club of Hauppauge #828753 Member 2013 - Current
  • Estate Planning Council of Nassau County #828754 Member 2011 - Current
  • Long Island Community Foundation #828755 Professional Advisory Committee Member 2009 - Current
  • Nassau County Bar Association #828756 Member 2007 - Current
  • Bleuler Psychotherapy Center #828757 President of the Board of Trustees 1993 - Current


100 Garden City Plaza
Garden City
Garden City, NY 11530 USA

Telephone: (800) 939-0235

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