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Annamarie Gulino Gentile
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  • Founding Partner

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Annamarie Gulino Gentile is the Supervising Partner at Angiuli & Gentile, LLP a full-service law firm.  In addition to supervising attorneys in the firm, in her capacity as an elder law attorney, Ms. Gentile advises families on how to protect life-long assets in the event that long-term care is required for themselves or their loved ones.  Her estate planning work includes drafting documents such as wills, living trusts (revocable and irrevocable), family agreements, health care directives, and durable powers of attorney.  Ms. Gentile counsels clients on business succession issues, charitable giving, probate and administration matters, trust administration and litigation.  Additionally, she advises non-traditional couples and families, including single parent households, same sex couples and those living with domestic partners with regard to unique planning needs.  Ms. Gentile is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA) and is also a Department of Veterans Affairs-Accredited Attorney who assists veterans in their eligibility for a variety of benefits, including those available under the Aid and Attendance program, which is aimed at helping veterans and their spouses pay for personal care and assistance with daily living either at home or at an assisted living facility.  She is a magna cum laude graduate of the State of New York at Albany and received her J.D. degree from Brooklyn Law School.  Ms. Gentile is a past Chair of the Staten Island Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and of the Staten Island Chamber of Commerce Foundation Board.  She is the Immediate Past Chair of the Community Agency for Senior Citizens (CASC) and is currently a board member of CASC and Meals On Wheels of Staten Island, Inc.  In May, 2019, Ms. Gentile was appointed by the Honorable Bill DeBlasio, Mayor of The City of New York, to the Age-friendly NYC Commission.  She is an avid volunteer for many causes involving the elderly and special needs population and offers frequent seminars to the public in the area of elder law.  Ms. Gentile was a recipient of the Staten Island Friends for Hospice Care Couple of the Year Award, and was an honoree at both the Garibaldi-Meucci Annual Luncheon and the Italian-American Women of Staten Island Annual Luncheon where she was recognized for her contributions as an Italian American in the Community of Staten Island.  Most recently, she received the Staten Island Chamber of Commerce Louis R. Miller Business Leadership Award and the Community Agency for Senior Citizens (CASC) Community Service Award.

Areas of Practice

  • Elder Law & Estate Planning
  • Wills
  • Health Care Directives
  • Probate and Administration Matters
  • Trust Administration and Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1983
  • New Jersey, 1986
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 1986
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 1986
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 1986
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1988

Education

  • Brooklyn Law School, Brooklyn, New York
    • J.D. - 1982
    • Honors: Recipient of the Order of the Barristers Award
    • Honors: Moot Court Honor Society Award With Distinction
  • State University of New York, Albany, New York
    • B.A. - 1979
    • Honors: magna cum laude
    • Major: Economics and English

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New York State Bar Association
  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association
  • National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA), Member
  • New York State Women's Bar Association
  • Richmond County Bar Association
  • Staten Island Women's Bar Association
  • Staten Island Trial Lawyers Association
  • New York State Bar Association (Elder Law and Estates & Trusts Sections)

Past Employment Positions

  • Tort Division of the New York City Law Department, Assistant Corporation Counsel

Pro Bono Activities

  • Staten Island Chamber of Commerce Foundation, Inc.