Garden City, NY WW/ Press/May 13, 2022 – Maureen Rothschild DiTata Attorney with Berwitz & DiTata, LLP is recognized and distinguished in the Top Attorneys of North America 2021-2022 edition by The Who’s Who Directories.
Berwitz & DiTata LLP is a Garden City, NY law firm that practices in the areas of estate planning, retirement distribution planning, probate and trust administration and elder law. They help clients identify and implement their needs and objectives, using a personalized and highly professional approach.
They proudly represent clients throughout New York including Nassau County and Suffolk County on Long Island, Queens County, Brooklyn, Manhattan, the Bronx and Metro New York. Senior partners, Lawrence N. Berwitz and Maureen Rothschild DiTata, are seasoned counselors and litigators with over 70 years of combined experience helping families, individuals and businesses. At Berwitz & DiTata, they believe that their success is founded on the belief of commitment to their clients and their ability to communicate in a caring and responsive manner.
Maureen Rothschild DiTata was admitted to practice in 1979. She is licensed to practice law before all New York State Courts and the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, and over the years has secured various pro hac vice admissions to practice in other states. Her legal practice is dedicated to helping you and your family secure a Plan for Life. Maureen focuses in legal in matters involving Estate Planning (Wills & Trusts, Probate, and Elder Law, Litigation and Mediation. She will work with you to develop a comprehensive plan to address your legal needs, integrating your values and vision to help you achieve your goals.
Maureen Rothschild DiTata received her law degree from St. John’s University School of Law, 1978 and earned her bachelor’s degree magna cum laude from the State University of New York at Buffalo (1974) and graduated Phi Beta Kappa.
She is a member of the New York State, Nassau County and Suffolk County Bar Associations. She is the current co-chairperson of the Elder Law Committee of the Nassau County Bar Association and serves on its Surrogate’s Court Estates and Trusts Committee and its Alternate Dispute Resolution Committee.
Maureen Rothschild DiTata also belongs to the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, the Long Island Chapter of the National Aging in Place Council [NAIPC], the Mineola/Garden City Rotary and the North Shore Service Group. She has been honored by the Yashar Chapter of Hadassah as the 2010 Woman of the Year and serves on the Attorney Advisory Board of LIAF (the Long Island Alzheimer’s Foundation), on the Advisory Council of the American Heart Association and on the Community Advisory Board of The Amsterdam at Harborside, a life care community in Port Washington.
She is a frequent lecturer on issues concerning estate and asset preservation and elder law and has written numerous articles on issues concerning estate planning, special needs planning and planning for pets, asset preservation, Surrogate’s Court practice and elder law.
Top Attorneys of North America, a New York based publication, distinguishes and profiles leading attorneys who have reached a recognizable degree of success and leadership in their field. The directory is valued for promoting awareness of the accomplishments within the North American legal community.