Mary Soyka

Stuart R. Friedman

Mary Soyka

 

Mary Soyka works with clients in all stages of estate planning and estate administration. Ms. Soyka's experience has particularly been focused on medicaid and asset protection planning. In addition, Ms. Soyka is a Court Examiner, Court Appointed Attorney Court Appointed Guardian and Court Evaluator in Article 81 Guardianship proceedings in Richmond,and New York Counties. Ms. Soyka also prepares and reviews judicial and non-judicial fiduciary accountings and the preparation of estate and gift tax returns.

Prior to starting her own practice, Ms. Soyka began her legal career as a clerk at the NYS Attorney General's Office before joining a boutique New York firm to begin her practice in estates and trusts, Medicaid and guardianships. Ms. Soyka was also an adjunct professor of law at Seton Hall University School of Law.

In 2012 she joined a Manhattan firm and also worked in high net worth estate planning, gift and estate tax returns and gained invaluable estate tax planning experience.

Education

  • Seton Hall University School of Law, Newark, New Jersey
    • J.D. - 2007
  • St. Francis College
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 2003
    • Honors: summa cum laude
    • Major: International Studies

Current Employment Position

  • Of Counsel