Richard A. Fuerst

Richard A. Fuerst

Shareholder/ Principal
Location:
Schenectady, New York
Phone:
518-631-5609
866-719-3514
Fax:
518-374-9416
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Estate Planning
  • Estate Administration
  • Elder Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Trust Law
  • Wills
  • Tax Law

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 2001
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of New York, 2001

Education

  • Albany Law School Union University, Albany, New York
    • J.D. - 2000
  • Union College, Schenectady, New York, USA
    • B.A. - 1996
    • Major: Political Science

Published Works

  • Co-Author: "Tax Apportionment Traps", New York State Bar Association, Trusts and Estates Law Section Newsletter, Spring 2003
  • Co-Author: "To Live and Die in L.A. (or New York): Planning Issues for the Peripatetic Client", New York State Bar Association, 2007.

Classes/Seminars

  • Mr. Fuerst is a lecturer for several professional groups and other organizations.

Honors and Awards

  • Named a Rising Star by the upstate New York Super Lawyers Magazine 2013, 2014
  • AV Preeminent® Rated by Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Union College Annual Business Campaign (ABC), Chairman, 2006 - Present
  • Joan Nicole Prince Home of Schenectady Community Home, Inc., Director, 2006 - Present
  • American Red Cross of Northeastern New York, Director, 2009 - 2015
  • Living Resources Foundation, Inc., President, 2012 - 2014
  • Living Resources Foundation, Inc., Vice-President , 2009 - 2012
  • Living Resources Foundation, Inc., Director, 2008 - 2017
  • Estate Planning Council of Eastern New York
  • Schenectady County Bar Association
  • New York State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association, member of Real Property, Probate and Trust Law sections
  • Mohawk Golf Club
  • Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital Foundation, Director, 2011 - Present
  • Carlilian Foundation, Trustee, 2012 - Present, Treasurer, 2013 - Present