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Jason D. Jones

Jason D. Jones

Experience. Diligence. Compassion. Estate planning for the modern family.
  • Estate Planning, Probate, Business Law...
  • New York
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My practice allows me the unique privilege to assist all types of families and individuals when they are experiencing important changes in their lives, whether that be starting a new family, working through the loss of loved ones, or preparing for their golden years and in selecting whom they want to bequeath their assets. I present options to my clients so that they can best generate and distribute wealth, select proper fiduciaries, and to navigate the complex proceedings of the Surrogate’s Court.

After my undergraduate degree from Yale University and Master's Degree from University of Chicago in East Asian Studies, I strengthened my knowledge of corporate, financial and trusts & estates matters as a paralegal at large and small New York City law firms. While at Fordham Law, I interned at the Queens County Surrogate's Court and at Safe Horizon Domestic Violence Law Project. Deciding to focus on all matters trusts & estates related, earned my JD at Fordham Law School and trained on international trusts & estates matters at Heidner Law Firm P.C. and on domestic estate matters at Eisenberg & Baum LLP.

I formed my own law office in 2018 because I wanted to focus more intensively on my clients and to have greater access to them. My process always begins with a free telephone or Skype conversation to determine a client's immediate and long-term goals. I will inquire gently but candidly about their family relationships that impact how they want to leave their bequests and which they might be uncomfortable sharing with family members. When I take on a client, I intend to assist them for the long term. As my clients’ lives and circumstances change, so will their estate plans and it is my duty to steer them in the best way I can so that they can make informed decisions. I am dedicated to crafting compassionate and sound estate plans for all types of families and individuals in accordance with their wishes. My work is more than a career- it i

Practice Areas
  • Estate Planning
  • Probate
  • Business Law
  • Tax Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Family Law
  • Free Consultation
    I provide a free phone or Skype consultation and also an extensive questionnaire whereby I can hone the universe of issues for each of my clients.
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    I accept all credit cards (a surcharge will added) as well as Venmo, Zelle and Cash apps. I also accept e-checks via my website.
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    I charge a very reasonable flat fee only when I determine that I can vigorously represent your interests. I charge half of the legal fee in advance and require the remainder at the close of the representation.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New York
New York State Office of Court Administration
ID Number: 5243167
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  • Japanese: Spoken, Written
  • Spanish: Spoken
Professional Experience
Law Office of Jason D. Jones, P.C.
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Formed my own practice in estate planning/ administration and estate litigation with niche specialities in asset protection, IRS tax controversies and marital agreements / waivers. I am able to offer the scope of large law firm experience with a small firm touch to my clients.
Fordham University
J.D. (2012) | Trusts & Estates, Tax
Internship at Queens County Surrogate's Court
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University of Chicago
M.A. (2002) | Japanese Literature
Japan Ministry of Education Scholarship for Master's thesis research
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Yale University
B.A. (1995) | Literature, Japanese language
Honors: Japan Foundation Scholarship for study in Kyoto, Japan
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Scholarship for Graduate Work
Japanese Ministry of Education
Trustees Fellowship
University of Chicago
For graduate work leading up to a Master's Degree in East Asian Studies with a focus on modern Japanese literature.
Professional Associations
State Bar of New York # 5243167
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New York State Bar Association
Member, Trusts & Estates and Real Estates Committees
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New York City Bar Association
- Current
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Contact & Map
Law Office of Jason D. Jones, P.C.
745 Fifth Avenue
Suite 500
New York , NY 10151
Telephone: (833) 957-1433