Press Release

For Immediate Release

Lisa Hunter recognized as Who’s Who in Women in Professional Services

For Immediate Release

Debra Scala Giokas
Director of Marketing

August 13, East Meadow, NY – Partner Lisa S. Hunter (Merrick), Co-Chair in the Trusts and Estates and Elder Law Practice Groups at Certilman Balin, was included in Long Island Business News’ recent list of “Who’s Who in Women in Professional Services.” has concentrated in all aspects of trusts, estates, tax, and succession planning, primarily for high net worth individuals, for more than 30 years.

A member of the Estate Planning Council of Nassau County and the New York State and Nassau County Bar Associations, Ms. Hunter serves on the Tax Law and Surrogate’s Court, Estates and Trusts Committees of the Nassau County Bar Association. In 2012, Long Island Pulse Magazine awarded Ms. Hunter the “Legal Eagle” trophy in the category of Trusts and Estates Law, and she was recently named to their list of the Top 10 Legal Eagles. She has also attained the highest professional rating by Martindale Hubbell.

Ms. Hunter received her Bachelor of Arts from Vassar College and her Juris Doctor from Villanova University, where she served as an editor of the Law Review. She also holds the degree of Master of Laws in Taxation from New York University.

Articles about trusts and estates matters may be found in the articles section of the firm’s website at

For further information, contact Debra Scala Giokas, Director of Marketing, at (516) 296-7087.

Certilman Balin Adler & Hyman, LLP has grown into Long Island’s second largest full-service law firm with offices in Nassau and Suffolk Counties. Its 14 practice areas include: real estate, real property tax certiorari and condemnation, cooperative and condominium, land use, environmental law, corporate/securities, litigation, commercial lending, labor relations/employment law, bankruptcy and debtor/creditor rights, trusts and estates, elder law, telecommunications law, and criminal law.

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