FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 01, 2015
Oliver F. Hays
Phillips Lytle LLP
PHILLIPS LYTLE LLP PARTNER ALAN J. BOZER PARTICIPATES IN NYS BAR ASSOCIATION SEMINAR ON DISCOVERY PROCEEDINGS FOR TRUSTS AND ESTATES PRACTICE
Buffalo, N.Y. – Alan J. Bozer, a partner with Phillips Lytle LLP, a premier regional law firm that is recognized nationally for its legal excellence, participated in a NYS Bar Association Continuing Legal Education seminar titled “Discovery Proceedings for Trusts and Estates Practice.” The event took place May 30, at the Holiday Inn Amherst.
Mr. Bozer and the other panelists highlighted what issues may give rise in a matter for the lawyer to invoke Section 2103 or 2104, and how to navigate through the process in Surrogate’s Court. In addition, the faculty suggested variations and alternatives to §2103 proceedings for practitioners to consider and how to do advance planning, prior to the decedent’s death, that can avoid or minimize circumstances leading to difficulties at administration.
At Phillips Lytle, Mr. Bozer is a member of the Business Litigation Group, with considerable recent experience in trial and arbitration to judgment of business valuation disputes. He also co-chairs the firm’s White Collar Criminal Defense & Government Investigations Practice Team. He is active in trying criminal and civil cases and handles appellate and arbitration work as well.
Recognized by the Erie County Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Project for pro bono work in immigration law, Mr. Bozer is listed in Upstate New York Super Lawyers®.
He received his B.A., magna cum laude, from Harvard College and his J.D., cum laude, from State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law.
A member of the LawExchange International, Dispute Resolution Group, Mr. Bozer has served as an Adjunct Lecturer on Post-Judgment Remedies at the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law. He is also a Trustee of the Buffalo Olmsted Parks Conservancy.