Richard H. Ferriggi
Mr. Ferriggi is a graduate of St. John’s University, College of Business Administration, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting, and St. John’s University School of Law. He was admitted to the New York State Bar in 1984. He is also admitted to the U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, U.S. Claims Court, U.S. Tax Court, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and U.S. Court of International Trade.
Mr. Ferriggi concentrates in the areas of estate planning, estate and trust administration and corporate matters. He handles a wide range of matters including the preparation of wills, revocable and irrevocable trust agreements, probate proceedings, contested probate and accounting proceedings, preparation of formal and informal fiduciary accountings, preparation of Federal and New York State estate tax returns, including the audit of same, tax research and compliance in the areas of personal and fiduciary income taxation and estate and gift taxation, formation of business entities, preparation of shareholders’ agreements, nominee agreements and voting trust agreements, negotiation and preparation of business acquisition/sale agreements and obtaining necessary licensing in connection therewith. Mr. Ferriggi has served as general counsel to several closely held business corporations. He has lectured in the areas of estate and post mortem tax planning. Mr. Ferriggi is a member of the New York State Bar Association, Trust and Estates, Tax, Elder Law and Real Property Sections and the American Bar Association, Real Property and Probate Sections.