Tae Ethan Choi

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Elder Law Attorney in East Meadow, NY

Ethan Choi PLLC
 | 90 Merrick Avenue, Suite 106
East Meadow, NY 11554
Phone: 212-696-1200
Fax: 516-977-3977
Selected To Rising Stars: 2013 - 2016
Licensed Since: 2007
Education: Brooklyn Law School
Practice Areas:
  • Elder Law (50%),
  • Estate Planning & Probate (50%)
Languages Spoken:
  • English,
  • Korean
Attorney Profile

Tae Ethan Choi brings a fluency in both English and Korean to clients in Queens, Nassau, Brooklyn, Manhattan, the Bronx and Staten Island, New York, and in Westchester and Suffolk counties. Teaching elder law as an adjunct professor at The City University of New York, Mr. Choi has a deep understanding of Medicaid law, long-term care cost planning, estate planning, trusts, senior medical crisis management, asset preservation, and probate and estate administration.

A well-known lecturer for government Medicaid agency staff, attorneys, certified public accountants, medical professionals, social workers and nursing home staff, Mr. Choi is a member of the elder law committee of the Nassau County Bar Association, and the Elder Law and Special Needs, and Trusts and Estates Law sections of the New York State Bar Association. Completing requirements for a dual degree, and as an alumni scholar, Mr. Choi earned a Bachelor of Science from New York University. He then received a Juris Doctor from Brooklyn Law School, where he was the recipient of the William Payson Richardson Memorial scholarship.

Volunteer work has always been a priority for Mr. Choi, and he credits it as an influence in his decision to pursue a career in elder law. Prior to becoming an attorney, he worked as a CPA and he uses his education in this field to help clients create a plan that provides the best advantage. He is always looking out for his clients’ interests and takes the time to listen to their concerns. A frequent guest on television and radio programs, Mr. Choi also shares his skills through pro bono work and regularly published legal columns.

Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Elder Law (50%)

Estate Planning & Probate (50%): Estate Planning, Guardianships & Conservatorships, Living Wills, Power of Attorney, Probate & Estate Administration, Trusts, Wills

Focus Areas

Estate Planning, Guardianships & Conservatorships, Living Wills, Power of Attorney, Probate & Estate Administration, Trusts, Wills


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Rising Stars: 2013 - 2016

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About Tae Choi

Admitted: 2007, New York

Professional Webpage: https://www.seniorlawny.com/bio


  • New York State Empire State Counsel, New York State Bar Association, 2011
  • New York University, Beta Gamma Sigma, 1997
  • Access to Justice Pro Bono Provider, Nassau County Bar Association, 2014
  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Rating, Martindale-Hubbell, 2018
  • Certificate of Appreciation, Suffolk County Department of Health Services, 2011
  • Alumni Scholar, New York University
  • Super Lawyers® Rising Stars℠ 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
  • (Former Firm), Best Law Firms, U.S. News & World Reports, 2018
  • Pro Bono Attorney of the Month, Nassau County Bar Association, 2013
  • William P. Richardson Scholar, Brooklyn Law School, 2002
  • (Former Firm), Best Law Firms, U.S. News & World Reports, 2017

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • New York State Unified Court System, Part 36, Court Evaluator
  • Certified Public Accountant, New York, 2001 (Retired.)

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Former member, National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
  • Elder Law Section, New York State Bar Association
  • Former Member, Client & Consumer Affairs Committee of the New York State Bar Association's Elder Law Section
  • New Jersey
  • Nassau County Bar Association, Elder Law Committee
  • Former Member, Legal Problems of the Aging Committee of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York
  • New York
  • Trusts & Estates Section, New York State Bar Association

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Nassau County Bar Association
  • American Bar Association - Lawyers Giving Back (Winter 2012 Edition), 2012

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Korea New York Daily
  • Korean-American Behavioral Health Association (KABHA)
  • Korean-American Chamber of Commerce of Greater New York
  • Korean-American CPA Association of Greater New York (KACPANY)
  • Adjunct Professor, Elder Law, City University of New York, Queens College
  • County of Nassau – Office of Consumer Affairs
  • Flushing Hospital Medical Center
  • Hamilton Madison House – New York City Department for the Aging
  • Korean-American Dry Cleaners Association of Long Island
  • Korean-American Realtors Association
  • Korean-American Senior Association of New York
  • Korean Community Services of Metropolitan New York (KCS)
  • Long Island Asian American Community Center
  • Merrill Lynch Wealth Management
  • MLTC AgeWell New York
  • Nassau County Bar Association – Community Education
  • Nassau County Bar Association – Continuing Legal Education
  • Nassau County Department of Social Services
  • Nassau University Medical Center (NUMC) – A. Holly Patterson Extended Care
  • New Jersey Korean American Chamber of Commerce
  • New York Life Insurance Company
  • Parker Jewish Institute
  • Queens Boulevard Extended Care
  • Selfhelp Community Services
  • Senior Umbrella Network of Queens
  • Shelter Rock Public Library
  • Legal Columnist, Elder Law, New York Korea Times
  • Silver Town
  • Legal Columnist, Elder Law, Korea Daily (New York Edition)
  • Staten Island Adult Day Program
  • Legal Columnist, Senior US Times
  • Sweet Hollow Hall Education Center (Huntington, New York)
  • Legal Columnist, Sunday Korea Times
  • UnitedHealthcare Oxford
  • Holy Name Medical Center – Alzheimer’s & Dementia Conference
  • HSBC Bank

Educational Background:

  • New York University, Leonard N. Stern School of Business, B.S. Dual Degree, Beta Gamma Sigma, Alumni Scholar
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Office Location for Tae Ethan Choi

90 Merrick Avenue
Suite 106
East Meadow, NY 11554

Phone: 212-696-1200

Fax: 516-977-3977

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Last Updated: 1/22/2019

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