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Friday, February 10, 2017

Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP Attorney Courtney J. Donahue to Participate in Probate Boot Camp

BUFFALO, NY – Courtney J. Donahue, an attorney with Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP, is participating in the National Business Institute’s Probate Boot Camp on April 25, 2017, at the Hilton Garden Inn Buffalo Downtown. She will discuss probate litigation including the ability of the estate to sue or be sued, causes of action, procedural rules and evidentiary provisions, lost and contested wills, deed contests, and fiduciary misconduct, liability and disputes with beneficiaries.

The two-day seminar is designed for attorneys, accountants, enrolled agents, certified financial planners and trust officers/administrators/managers and will take attendees through each state of probate and offer time-tested techniques to handle challenges at each step of the way.  To register for the upcoming Probate Boot Camp, visit

Ms. Donahue concentrates her practice in all areas of Estate Administration Proceeding, Probate Proceeding, Trust Administration, Estate Litigation and other related Surrogate Court proceedings. In addition, she handles matters concerning infant guardianship and adult guardianship proceedings, including those under the New York Article 81 Mental Hygiene Law.

About Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP: For over 50 years, Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP has served the legal needs of a wide range of clients locally, regionally and nationally. With offices in Buffalo, Albany, New York City and Burlington, Ontario, more than 65 attorneys provide counsel to businesses, corporations and individuals in more than 20 practice areas.  For more information, visit