Audrey Bernhardt, Esq.

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Audrey Bernhardt, Esq.
Attorney at Law

Audrey Bernhardt is an attorney with considerable experience in the estate planning field. She earned her J.D. at Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University and graduated from Boston University, B.A., cum laude.

Ms. Bernhardt has a unique perspective on matters concerning ERISA – the Employment Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, a federal law that governs retirement accounts and many other employee benefit programs. Ms. Bernhardt worked at the U.S. Department of Labor when ERISA was first enacted, and as a result is extremely well versed in how this law impacts retirement accounts and their distribution, a critical part of many estate plans.

Ms. Bernhardt is admitted in New York State and is a member of the Trusts and Estates Law section of the New York State Bar Association.

She is an avid knitter and for many years was a co-owner of a popular area yarn store.

The Law Office of Stephen J. Silverberg, P.C. provides elder law and estate planning legal services to clients throughout metropolitan New York and New York City including the communities of Long Island, Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Roslyn, and Roslyn Heights. Please contact the firm if you or a family member is in need of legal assistance with New York Trusts and Estate Planning, New York Elder Law, New York Special Needs Planning or New York Business Planning and Wealth Preservation.

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