Freehold, NJ, August 02, 2017 --(PR.com
)-- Douglas J. Kovats, President of the Monmouth County Bar Association named Fredrick P. Niemann Esq., of Hanlon Niemann & Wright as the Chairman of the Elder Law Committee as well as Chairman of the Probate Committee for the 2017-2018 term. The Association exists to uphold the honor of the profession of the law, to encourage cordial association among members of the Bar, to coordinate the activities of the members of the Bar and to advance the honor, welfare, service, and enjoyment of its members.
Fredrick P. Niemann offers his clients 35 years of accomplished practice in the law. He is a former member of the New Jersey Institute of Local Government Attorneys, the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, the Guardianship and Conservatorship Committee of NAELA, Monmouth County Probate Committee and the Monmouth County Chancery Practice Committee. Mr. Niemann has served as an approved civil mediator by the Supreme Court of New Jersey mediating contested business and civil cases filed in the Superior Courts of New Jersey. In addition, Mr. Niemann has been accredited by the US Veteran’s Administration as a certified attorney to file, prepare, counsel and assist veterans and their families in Aid and Attendance pension benefits. Mr. Niemann has been listed as a “rated” attorney in the State of New Jersey in the prestigious Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review List and in Avvo as a 9.5 rated attorney.
In his career, he counseled clients (individual and corporate) at all economic levels in business transactions, including sales and purchases, asset protection, estate tax planning for tax reduction and avoidance, wills, trusts and probate including probate litigation, contested family and estate disputes, will contests, guardianships and long term care planning for Medicaid qualification, particularly for clients and families dealing with dementia, Alzheimer’s Parkinson’s, Multiple Sclerosis, stroke and other health related issues affecting our aging population. He manages the firm’s elder law services for clients seeking Medicaid long term care and Veterans benefits, Medicare coverage and eligibility for state funded programs for health and medical benefits. He litigates denials of benefits by governmental agencies at fair hearings, administrative law proceedings and direct appeals to the Appellate Division of the New Jersey Superior Court. He speaks at seminars and conferences on nursing home and community based alternatives to institutional care, the Nursing Home Reform Law and Veterans benefits.
Mr. Niemann has served as the lead attorney in many significant cases in New Jersey which have been the subject of published decisions in the official law books of this State.
An experienced trial attorney, Mr. Niemann is the co-managing partner of the firm and resides in Brielle with his family where he has offered his time to many organizations. He is also a member of the Monmouth County and New Jersey State Bar Associations, the U.S. Federal District Court of New Jersey, and the U.S. Third Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals.