Written by Record Pilot Staff Thursday, 07 November 2013 00:00
The Glen Cove Chamber of Commerce will honor prestigious award recipients at its annual Gala on Saturday, Nov. 9. The Chamber annually presents The Pinnacle Award for Corporate Excellence, The Small Business Achievement Award, The Community Service Award and The Leadership Award. These honorees give of themselves in a way that truly sets them apart and helps Glen Cove to achieve the quality of life for its residents that are lucky enough to call this city “ home.”
This year the Community Merit Award is awarded to Ann Margaret Carrozza, a renowned elder law and estate planning attorney who served as a New York State Assemblywoman. During her 14 years in the legislature, she authored dozens of bills designed to streamline the estate planning process, protect seniors against consumer fraud and expand access to quality long-term care.
She is an executive member of the New York State Bar Association, Elder Law section and the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys. She also serves as a member of the Surrogate’s Court Advisory Committee to the Chief Administrative Judge of NYS.
Her practice focuses on elder law, trusts and estates, asset protection, estate administration and long term care planning. A frequent lecturer, Ann Margaret Carrozza has been the keynote speaker for the NYS Bar Association, and the
Surrogate’s Association and has been interviewed by FOX News, FOX & Friends, Good Morning America, Geraldo, NBC News 4, CBS2, NY1, ABC 7, The Wall Street Journal, USA Today and Money Magazine. She is a member of the Huffington
Post’s Expert Panel as a contributor to HuffPost Money, offering advice as it relates to Elder Law and Estate Planning.
Her offices are in Manhattan, Bayside, Glen Cove and Port Jefferson. Website address: www.myelderlawattorney.com