Stephen E. Diamond, Esq. has been practicing law for more than 30 years and has been a partner at Stenger, Roberts, Davis & Diamond LLP for the past 10 years. Mr. Diamond practices in the areas of business planning and transactions, wills and trusts, elder law, estate planning and administration and real estate.
Mr. Diamond received his Juris Doctorate from Pepperdine University and a Master of Laws in Taxation from the University of Florida. He has been serving the needs of people whom are elderly and determined to be in need of financial and personal assistance.
During his tenure as an attorney he has expended a significant portion of his practice in estate administration, estate planning and Guardianship Law. Diamond has participated in more than five hundred (500) Surrogate Court matters. Furthermore, he has participated in numerous CLE presentations educating attorneys in the arena of proper estate and guardian practice and has been a panel member of the Dutchess County Surrogate’s Court sponsored CLE on training of attorneys to permit them to serve as Guardians ad litem under the OCA rules.
He is appointed by the courts of Dutchess and Ulster County to be an Article 81 guardian to help a person in need of care for themselves or to manage their property or financial affairs and as ad Litem to represent the best interests of minor children and disabled adults.
Mr. Diamond is past Chairman of and current legal counsel to the Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce, a past member of the Board of Directors of The Community Foundation of Dutchess County and Legal counsel for Chamber Foundation. He previously served his community as Assistant Chief of the Arlington Fire District. As a native to the Dutchess County area, Diamond is very active and well-known in the local community
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