Meet Lesly Devereaux

Trusted New York Estate Planning Attorney

It Begins with Service

Lesly R Devereaux has served as both a municipal and superior court prosecutor. Her first legal position upon graduation from law school was as a staff attorney with The Legal Aid Society in Manhattan. She has also served as a municipal court judge. For several years Lesly worked as a sole practitioner representing clients in bankruptcy, criminal, civil, real estate and contract proceedings. She has successfully litigated over one hundred non-jury and jury cases. Lesly was honored to receive the General Practitioner Achievement Award from the Essex County Bar Association.

For over 20 years, churches have relied on church attorney, ordained minister and Senior Pastor of three different houses of worship, Lesly Devereaux, Esq. to guide them through every aspect of a church’s legal existence, Lesly Devereaux is a qualified and experienced wills, trust and estate lawyer who can assist you in the state of New York with your estate planning.

Areas of Practice

  • Estate Planning 
  • Wills 
  • Revocable Trusts 
  • Irrevocable Trusts 
  • Special Needs Trusts 
  • Power of Attorney 
  • Living Will 
  • Advance Healthcare Directives 
  • Guardianships 

Bar Admission

• New York, 1987

Education

• Howard University School of Law 1986

Honors

• General Practitioner Achievement Award

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43 West 43rd Street, Suite 175
New York, NY 10036-7424

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