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Areas of Practice



Suzanne Melnyk Tripp


Ms. Melnyk Tripp has extensive experience in the areas of wills, estates and estate planning.  She handles all aspects of will preparation, probate, estate administration, estate litigation and estate tax work.  With regard to religious corporations and not-for profit corporations, she works on incorporating each type of corporation, corporate governance, mergers for each type of corporation, dissolution of not-for-profit corporations, prepares leases, prepares purchase and sales agreements and assists with buying and selling real property as well as applies for real property tax exemptions and water and sewer exemptions for newly acquired not-for-profit corporation and religious corporation real property.  Ms. Melnyk Tripp also prepares petitions and applies for Supreme Court approval for sales and leases of many religious corporations real property.  She negotiates purchase and sales contracts for cooperative apartments, condominiums and individual residences and attends closings.

Past Experience

  • Formerly associated with Cusack & Stiles LLP 

Professional & Community Activities

Ms. Melnyk Tripp has conducted several will seminars at Roman Catholic parish corporations in Manhattan.  Ms. Melnyk Tripp is certified by the Unified Court System and eligible to serve as a Guardian, Attorney for Alleged Incapacitated Person and Supplemental Needs Trustee.

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