Hurwitz & Fine, P.C. Hurwitz & Fine, P.C.

Practice Groups


Court Admissions

Courts of the State of New York
United States District Court
- Western District of New York

Admitted to Practice

New York

Education

University at Buffalo Law School (J.D., 1983)
Hobart College (B.A., 1980)

Professional Recognition

Martindale-Hubbell AV Peer Review Rated Lawyer

Professional Associations

Estate Analysts of WNY
Financial Planners of WNY

Speaking Out



Firm News



Edward C. Robinson

Email: ecr@hurwitzfine.com
Phone: (716) 849-8900


Mr. Robinson is a member of the firm’s Estate Planning Department. Mr. Robinson has over 30 years of experience advising clients in the full range of Estate Planning, Estate Administration and Elder Law issues.

With respect to his Estate Planning practice, Mr. Robinson has extensive experience completing estate plans for clients from modest means to those with significant wealth. Specifically, he has implemented estate plans utilizing simple and complex wills, living wills, health care proxies, powers of attorney, both revocable and irrevocable living trusts, irrevocable insurance trusts, charitable remainder trusts, qualified personal residence trusts, family limited partnerships, limited liability companies and supplemental needs trusts.

Mr. Robinson has overseen the probate and administration of hundreds of estates and trusts, from uncontested matters through complex contested matters. As a result, he has gained expertise in the preparation of federal and state estate tax returns and fiduciary income tax returns.

Mr. Robinson also has extensive experience in Medicaid and long term care pre-planning. He has helped many clients in developing plans designed to protect their assets, utilizing trusts, real property transfers and gifting strategies. He has also aided clients in submitting Medicaid applications and through representation in Medicaid Fair Hearings.

He has lectured extensively on estate planning, estate administration and elder law topics in numerous seminars directed toward consumers, attorneys, financial planners and accountants.

Mr. Robinson is a cum laude graduate of Hobart College where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics. He then earned his Juris Doctor degree from the State University at Buffalo Law School in 1983.

He serves as a member of the Practice and Procedure Surrogate’s Court Committee as well as the Elder Law Committee of the Erie County Bar Association. In addition, he is a member of the Elder Law and Estates and Trusts sections of the New York State Bar Association. He is also a member of the board of directors of the Financial Planning Counselors of WNY and is a member of Estate Analysts of WNY.


Headquarters:
1300 Liberty Building, Buffalo, New York 14202
phone: (716) 849-8900 fax: (716) 855-0874
Offices in:
Albany, NY | Albion, NY | Amherst, NY | Melville, NY | Niagara Falls, NY | Palm Beach Gardens, FL | Toronto, ON

Copyright © 2014 Hurwitz & Fine, P.C. All Rights Reserved.
Pursuant to 22 NYCRR Part 1200, certain portions of this website may be deemed Attorney Advertising.
Legal Disclaimer Client Rights & Responsibilities