Vlad Portnoy, Esq.

Vlad Portnoy, Esq. is a Partner in our Estates & Trusts Department and the head of our Manhattan office located at 6 East 39th Street, 6th floor, New York, New York, 10016.  He also maintains an office in Brooklyn, NY which is available by appointment only.

Prior to founding his own law firm in 2009 specializing in Estate Planning and Administration, Elder Law, Medicaid Planning and Guardianships, Vlad Portnoy had served as General Counsel of the New York office of a European global marketing company.  Before that, Mr. Portnoy provided alternative dispute resolution for both private and corporate clients in New York and New Jersey, having interned at the Better Business Bureau in New York City during law school. Vlad is certified by the New York State Unified Court System as a court translator for Russian-speaking litigants.

Mr. Portnoy is a member of and an active participant in Elder Law and Trusts and Estates sections of the New York State Bar Association; he is a member of the American Bar Association, the New Jersey Bar Association, the New York City Bar Association, the New York County Bar Association and the Brooklyn Bar Association.  He is a former Secretary for New York City Bar Association’s Committee on Legal Problems of the Aging (Elder Law).  Vlad is admitted to practice in New York, New Jersey and the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey.  He volunteers his time as a Board member for a number of New York-based companies and associations, which include, among others, Crepini LLC, Sunny Skies Preschool, and Russian Speaking Business Attorneys of New York (RUSBAN) in New York City.  Vlad is a frequent lecturer on estate planning and elder law with various companies, agencies and organizations, and financial planning firms.

Vlad lives with this wife and children in Brooklyn, New York. 

Contact Information
Email: vyp@beinlaw.com
Direct Tel: (212)920-6371
Direct Fax: (212)920-6378