"As always, it has been a pleasure working with your office.
Michelle has been quite diligent and efficient and, more importantly, extremely positive and upbeat throughout the entire process.  
                                                       Thanks again, -Stuart S.
​Michelle Yu, Esq. 


Admitted to the New York State bar and the United States Tax Court. 


Practice Areas: 

Michelle has been praised by clients for her diligence, efficiency, and thoroughness in complex matters in the following areas; Wills, Trusts, Tax, Estate Planning and Administration, and Guardianships.



Cornell University (BA, 2001) and Chicago-Kent College of Law (JD, 2007) with a Certificate in Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution.



Michelle is a member of the New York State Bar Association, the New York County Lawyers’ Association.


Michelle Yu



•National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys

•American Bar Association

•New York State Bar Association

•United States District Court New York Southern District • USDC NY Eastern District

•State of New York Unified Court System

•National Alliance of Trust & Estate Professionals

•Temple University • Cardozo Law School NY

•AARP Listed Attorney

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