Our team consists of numerous paralegals and legal assistants, assisting in their specialty as well as our primary focus of trusts and estates, estate litigation, estate planning, and transactional real estate law (see our Services page for more information).

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REBECCA

CEO & Lead Paralegal

Rebecca is our lead paralegal and owner of VPANY, offering over 35 years of experience in the Trusts and Estates field.  Rebecca works closely with all of our clients to ensure superior work and achieve maximum client satisfaction.  Rebecca's resume includes trust and estate administration, fiduciary accounting and taxes, estate and gift taxes, and estate litigation.  Rebecca is a New York State Notary Public.

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RACHEL

Trust & Estate Paralegal

Rachel is our second in command as she helps our clients with everything Trust and Estate related, from A to Z, including working directly with the fiduciary, family members, courts and creditors.  Rachel has several years of experience in the field, has huge energy, exacting attention to detail and a winning personality.  

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CANDIDA "CANDI"

Trust & Estate Paralegal

Candi joined our team in early 2021 with a strong background in commercial and civil litigation.  She got a taste of Trust and Estate work and found that she enjoys this area of the law, with the ability to help others during this often difficult time in their lives.  Candi has grown into an instrumental part of our team, working directly with our clients and theirs.  Candi is a New York Notary Public.

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BARBARA

Paralegal

Barbara is an instrumental member of our team, assisting our clients with a myriad of matters, including co-op transfers, estate administration, and general paralegal back-end functions. 

Barbara is a New York State Notary Public.

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MIKE

Maryland Estate & Trust Paralegal

Mike's experience in the legal arena spans over 25 years with a particular focus in Estates and Trusts.  Mike's skill-set is equally robust whether he is drafting petitions, pleadings or motions, as it is when he is preparing an inventory or account.  Mike is well steeped in all aspects of adult guardianship (including superior skills in contested guardianship litigation), and Applications for Medicaid Long Term Care Assistance.

Mike's professional background includes Financial Services, Insurance, Securities, and eCommerce.   Mike has a B.S. from Rutgers, is a certified paralegal through Virginia Tech, and is a Maryland Notary Public.

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BONNIE

Estate Planning Paralegal

Bonnie holds over 20 years of experience in the Trusts & Estates field.  Bonnie's specialty lies with estate planning document preparation and execution.  From client contact for document data, to preparing the documents, working with the attorney to finalize the documents, and assisting in document execution,  attorneys and their clients alike enjoy working with Bonnie.

Bonnie is experienced with WealthCounsel legal software.

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ROBIN

Pennsylvania Estate & Trust Paralegal

Robin holds over 35 years of experience in the Estate and Trust field of law.  Robin is extremely versed in the services she offers relative to the administration and settlement of Estates and Trusts, including accountings, inventories, and inheritance tax returns.

Robin's professional career includes the title of Trust Officer for national banks.  Robin holds a Bachelors in Administration and is a Pennsylvania Notary Public.

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ZULMA

Real Estate Paralegal

Zulma began her career as a Real Estate Paralegal in 2010 when she worked at a solo practice emphasizing in lender representation.  Over eight years, Zulma worked for a transactional attorney representing buyers and sellers, a major national underwriter focusing on residential and commercial title, and a large foreclosure firm handling all REOs.  In 2018, Zulma joined VPANY to incorporate all of her acquired experiences and not limit herself to just one primary focus.

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LESLIE

Legal Assistant

Leslie is our go to for a countless number of duties, including proof-reading, document preparation, form completion, client contact, and notarizing and witnessing documents via video conference.  Leslie has been a legal assistant for over 20 years and has worked in most areas of the legal fields.  Leslie is a New York State Notary Public.

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AMANDA

Real Estate Paralegal

Amanda has worked for residential and commercial real estate law firms for 20 years.  Her career includes transactional experience as a real estate paralegal and she also holds a myriad of administrative, marketing and business development skills. She is a licensed New York State Notary Public and and a Real Estate Salesperson.

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MICHELLE

Legal Assistant

Michelle assists our clients with varying tasks from form creation, editing, transcription, miscellaneous document production and more.

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MARY ELIZABETH

Legal Assistant

MaryElizabeth is our go-to for translation of Spanish and a whole myriad of other tasks.

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CARMELLA

Legal Assistant

Carmella works primarily in the Trust & Estate field with a focus on accountings.

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The rest of the team...

A knowledegable bunch...

VPANY has over a dozen other part-time paralegals and legal assistants who work in the varied fields of service offered on our Services page.

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