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Essex County Elder Law Attorneys

The WanderPolo and Siegel family mourns the loss of our founding partner, mentor and friend, Mary WanderPolo.  Although we are deeply saddened by her passing, we are proud to carry on her legacy and honor her memory through the excellence and compassion we bring to serving our clients.

WanderPolo and Siegel, Counselors at Law, LLC, in Upper Montclair, New Jersey, is an estate planning, elder law and special needs law firm that promotes the gift of planning. Using legal tools and personal planning strategies, we tailor solutions to individuals and families across North Jersey. By considering our clients' desires and the circumstances that affect them, we help them plan holistically for both the unexpected and the inevitable.

Our clients rely on our expertise in dealing with the myriad planning issues facing today's families. Our attorneys go beyond traditional planning, advocating for our clients' rights while helping them to find the best options available and to obtain all of the services to which they are entitled.

Our range of services can benefit anyone who is considering the future. It includes:

  • Estate planning, preparation of wills and trusts as well as estate administration and probate litigation.
  • Elder law, long term care, Medicare and Medicaid issues, veterans' benefits, guardianships and conservatorships, and end-of-life planning and advocacy.
  • Special needs representation of clients who are physically, developmentally or mentally disabled, or the family of such individuals, including specialized estate planning, special needs trusts,educational advocacy and litigation, trust administration, guardianships and public benefits.

Why Do I Need An Attorney?

Because of what you don't know. Legal document websites and cut-rate services make creating a will or an estate plan seem like child's play. But the devil is in the details, and simple mistakes can exact grave consequences and cost you, or your family after your death, more money to fix. Our attorneys have the experience and knowledge to ensure your wishes are expressed in the correct legal language and that all details are accounted for.

There are no shortcuts to customized service. At WanderPolo and Siegel, Counselors at Law, LLC, we create plans that are specific to our clients. We take the time to discuss your needs and goals, and then optimize your will, trust and other planning documents to ensure that your wishes are carried out.

What Makes Us Special

Since 2003, WanderPolo and Siegel, Counselors at Law, LLC, has served hundreds of clients in Essex County and surrounding communities in the areas of estate planning, elder law and special needs law. We remain one of the few law firms in Essex County dedicated exclusively to these areas.

Our attorneys have nearly 60 combined years of legal experience that has allowed us to develop the crucial combination of incisive analysis, legal expertise and compassion that allow us to guide families through stressful times. Shana Siegel is AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rated and is a Certified Elder Law Attorney (CELA), which means she is one of a very select group of attorneys in New Jersey who has proven specialized knowledge in the many legal topics important to older clients and those with special needs. Of Counsel, George Holland, has two decades of experience working with individuals with disabilities. Janet Pew has advocated for vulnerable populations for nearly twenty years.

Contact Us | Essex County Attorneys For Elder Law And Special Needs Law

WanderPolo and Siegel, Counselors at Law, LLC, is open during business hours on Monday through Friday, with evening, weekend and home consultations available by special arrangement. We have a handicapped-accessible office with on-street parking. We accept payment by credit card.

For more information, contact our law firm in Upper Montclair, New Jersey, either online or at 973-744-5710. Our experienced attorneys are ready to assist you.

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WanderPolo & Siegel, Counselors at Law, LLC
209 Cooper Avenue
Suite 2
Upper Montclair, NJ 07043
Phone: 973-744-5710
Fax: 973-744-0211
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WanderPolo & Siegel, Counselors at Law, LLC
50 Tice Blvd
Suite 340
Woodcliff Lake, NJ
Phone:  201-690-5075
Fax: 973-744-0211

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