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Michael Davidov, Esq., CFP® , is a partner in the law firm of Davidov Law Group, P.C. Mr. Davidov’s areas of expertise include estate planning, elder law, Medicaid planning, Veterans pension benefits, tax law, trust and estate administration, as well as estate litigation.
Mr. Davidov has represented hundreds of families, creating their estate plans and helping them navigate long-term care and tax issues. An advocate for seniors and their families, executors, trustees, and beneficiaries, Mr. Davidov practices before the Surrogate Court, Supreme Court and before Administrative agencies in matters relating to guardianship proceedings, will contests, fiduciary misconduct actions, accounting proceedings, kinship trials, proving the rights of non-marital children, Medicaid fair hearings and Veteran’s benefits eligibility. Mr. Davidov is an accredited attorney with the Veteran’s Administration since 2008, and also a Fellow of the American Academy of Estate Planning Attorneys. Adding further to his list of accomplishments, Mr. Davidov holds a designation as a Certified Financial Planning™ Professional.
Recently selected as a “Super Lawyer” to the 2013 New York Metro Rising Stars List, Mr. Davidov has also been designated as a “King of Queens.” A regular lecturer at public and private workshops on topics relating to elder care law and estate planning, Mr. Davidov continually contributes articles and interviews to publications on issues relating to elder law. He speaks Hebrew and Russian.
Mr. Davidov earned his Juris Doctor degree from CUNY School of Law where he was a member of the New York City Law Review, participated in the Elder Law Clinic, and was a teaching assistant to the trial practice course. He earned his Bachelor’s Degree from Stony Brook University and attended Pace University’s CFP® program where he earned his Certified Financial Planning™ Professional designation.
Mr. Davidov lives in Long Island with his wife and four young children. During his free time, he enjoys playing racquetball, traveling, and the outdoors.
- New York State Bar
- United States Tax Court
- United States District Court, Eastern District of New York
- U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Accredited Attorney
- Certified Financial Planning™ Professional
- Fellow, American Academy of Estate Planning Attorneys
- National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
- New York State Bar Association – Elder Law and Trust & Estate Sections
- Queens County Bar Association – Surrogate Court Practice Section
- Medicaid Practice Systems
- National Care Planning Council
Our firm is dedicated to providing you with quality estate planning resources, so you can become familiar with all of the existing options. When you visit or call our office, we want you to feel comfortable discussing such an important issue concerning both you and your family. We want to arm you with the information you need to make an informed decision about your family’s future.
If you have a well-drafted estate plan in place, you’ll ensure that your estate passes to whom you want, when you want, and is carried out in the manner you’ve chosen. You can rest assured that your family won’t have to endure the public process and costly matter of probate. The government won’t be able to take what you’ve spent a lifetime building. But you need to be aware of the many options that exist in estate planning—and you must choose your attorney wisely.
That is why Davidov Law Group offers this wealth of free information and free workshops. Read our Estate Planning articles, and if you’re in the area, join us at an Estate Planning workshop. We want you to feel confident about the choices you make—let us be your guide on the path toward preserving your family’s future.
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