Barclay Damon
Barclay Damon

Rachelle 
     Nuhfer

Rachelle Nuhfer

Associate

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f: 585.295.8444

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Rochester Office

2000 Five Star Bank Plaza
100 Chestnut Street
Rochester, New York 14604

Rachelle primarily concentrates her practice on working with clients in planning and administering trusts and estates matters. She routinely offers guidance on preparing wills, revocable and irrevocable trusts, powers of attorney, health care proxies, and beneficiary designations. Rachelle also provides guidance on family limited liability companies and other entities to provide liability protection and a mechanism for the transfer of ownership of certain assets.

Rachelle counsels clients on a variety of estate planning and estate and trust administration matters and outlines strategies to minimize income, estate, and gift taxes and opportunities. She also handles asset protection with the objective of structuring a comprehensive, effective, and flexible plan to meet the clients’ needs and objectives. Rachelle also advises clients on other business and corporate matters, including succession planning, tax planning, and forming and structuring business entities.

Practice Areas

Education

  • University at Buffalo School of Law, J.D., summa cum laude
  • St. Bonaventure University, B.A., summa cum laude

Admitted To Practice

  • New York
  • Florida

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Monroe County Bar Association, Former Trusts and Estates Council Member
  • New York State Bar Association
  • Barclay Damon’s Women’s Forum

Speaking & Publications

  • Presented on estate planning, estate administration, and business succession planning at continuing-education seminars through the New York State Bar Association, Monroe County Bar Association, and National Business Institute as well as to financial advisors.

Honors

  • Selected to Super Lawyers Upstate New York Rising Stars: Estate Planning and Probate, 2016-2018

Prior Experience

  • Lacy Katzen LLP, Associate
  • Appellate Division Fourth Department, Appellate Court Attorney