About The Firm

Legal Services for Seniors, the Disabled and their Families, and Families in Conflict

The Law Office of Donald D. Vanarelli, located in Westfield, New Jersey, provides a broad range of legal services for seniors, the disabled and their families, and families in conflict. We successfully guide our clients through the complex areas of elder law, income, estate and gift tax laws, public benefits planning, trusts, probate, trial advocacy and court procedures, and the administrative process. Our attorneys offer legal services in the following areas of practice:

Protecting You, Your Family and Your Estate

The Law Office of Donald D. Vanarelli is committed to protecting the legal rights and financial resources of seniors, the disabled and their families, and families in conflict. We accomplish that goal through careful legal analysis, quality work, and timely and efficient service. We provide legal services of the highest quality in the areas of elder law, estate planning, trust administration, special education, trial advocacy and special needs planning. We assist clients and families in conflict through dispute resolution services, including probate litigation, will contests, contested guardianships, administrative appeals, elder abuse trials, elder mediation, divorce mediation and collaborative services. Our attorneys combine vigorous advocacy with the exercise of thoughtful and discerning judgment. We also educate other professionals and our client community about elder and disability law through our publications and seminars. At all times, we strive to meet the highest ethical standards while serving clients in a caring, compassionate and respectful manner.

Recognized in Elder Law, Estate and Special Needs Planning

The Law Office of Donald D. Vanarelli has the technical skill, practical experience and professional integrity to provide effective legal services to the elderly, the disabled and their families, and families in conflict. Clients have come to trust our legal skills and judgment based upon our qualifications, which set us apart: