Jennifer L. Holowach
A successful estate plan is unique to each client and addresses family dynamics, planning needs, and the personalized details of how best to accomplish the client’s goals. There is no ‘one size fits all’ when it comes to planning to provide for one’s family or for one’s own future. No matter how simple or complex, we work with our clients to devise an individualized estate plan that meets their needs now, in the future, and for the future of their loved ones.
- Trusts and Estates
- State of New Jersey
- State of New York
- American Bar Association, Trusts and Estates Section
- New York State Bar Association
- New Jersey State Bar Association
- J.D., Seton Hall University School of Law
- B.A., Health Information Management, State University of New York (SUNY)
Jennifer L. Holowach received her Juris Doctorate from Seton Hall University School of Law. She also holds an undergraduate degree in Health Management from the State University of New York.
Jennifer is admitted to practice law in the States of New York and New Jersey. She is a member of the American Bar Association, the New Jersey Bar Association, and the New York Bar Association.
Jennifer practices in the areas of estate planning, estate and trust administration, probate, elder law, and Medicaid planning, including non-profit organization formation, guardianship matters and asset protection. Jennifer assists clients requiring varying levels of sophistication in their estate planning.
Prior to joining FSKS, Jennifer practiced at a boutique law firm where she headed the trusts and estates division, practicing in both New York and New Jersey.
Jennifer represents her clients in a variety of probate, estate planning, and estate administration matters, including asset transfers, asset protection, tax planning, Medicaid planning, as well as contested administration and contested guardianship matters. She has served as general counsel to healthcare organizations with locations throughout the United States. Her early career focused on healthcare Privacy under HIPAA and HITECH law.
- Successfully represented clients in contested guardianship matters to obtain court appointment of client as guardian.
- Effectively counseled clients through complex estate probate and administration including guiding fiduciaries through the sale of real property, accounting to beneficiaries, and all fiduciary responsibilities to administer, distribute and close estate.
- Productively represented Trust beneficiaries to remove Trustee(s) and/or dissolve Trusts(s), including actions for Trustee to account and compensate beneficiaries for waste of Trust assets.
- Represented estate beneficiaries to compel fiduciaries to account for the assets of the estate and timely probate the estate.
- Consistently successful in preserving assets for clients in both advance and emergent Medicaid planning while obtaining eligibility for benefits, New York and New Jersey, institutional and community benefits.
- Provided sound and effective guidance to healthcare organizations on Privacy law issues, policies, and training for Compliance with HIPAA and HITECH law.