Coyle & Associates LLP
Bronx Estate Planning Attorney
Call Today: 800-371-5844

​Lorraine Coyle

Of Counsel


New York, New York



(212) 681-0810


Areas of Practice

  • Probate Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Elder Law
  • Probate & Estate Administration

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1981
  • U.S. Federal Courts, 1981
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1984


St. John’s University School of Law, Jamaica, New York


  • Lecture on Wills, Medicaid Planning, Probate

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
  • New York State Bar Association Trusts & Estates section, (former member of Executive Committee of Trusts & Estates section)
  • New York State Bar Association Elder Law section, (former member of Executive Committee of Elder Law section)

Past Employment Positions

  • Mudge Rose Guthrie & Alexander, New York, Associate, 1980 – 1983
  • Paul Hastings Janofsky & Walker, California, Associate, 1980 – Present
  • Taxi Driver, (in last year of law school I became a taxi driver in New York City – not an easy job at all)

Pro Bono Activities

  • Bronx Mediation Panel, Appellate Div., First Dept., 1990 – 1992
  • Small Claims Court Arbitrator, 1988 – 1990
  • Coach in the Thurgood Marshall Mock Trial Competition (my team won in 2014)
  • Court Examiner in the First and Second Appellate Divisions
  • Arbitrator for Westchester County Supreme Court
  • Disciplinary Committee, First Department (served maximum six years)
  • Former President of Bronx Women’s Bar Association
  • Real Estate Broker – “Realtor of the Year 2005”