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Antar P. Jones

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Estate Planning & Probate Attorney in Brooklyn, NY

The Law Office of Antar P. Jones, PLLC
538 East 24th St
Brooklyn, NY 11210
Phone: 917-920-6501
Fax: 718-636-2272
Selected to Rising Stars: 2016 - 2019
Licensed in New York Since: 2009
Education: New York Law School
Practice Areas: Estate Planning & Probate, Estate & Trust Litigation
Attorney Profile

The founder of his eponymous law firm, Antar P. Jones has a varied practice that encompasses estate planning, probate and administration matters, and federal and state income and estate tax issues. He is based in Brooklyn, New York, and he provides representation to clients throughout the greater New York City metropolitan area. Mr. Jones has been admitted to practice before all New York state courts since 2009, and he is also admitted to practice in New Jersey.

A significant portion of Mr. Jones’s practice is devoted toward his providing advice and counsel to fiduciaries, heirs, and beneficiaries on complex estate tax matters. His work in this regard has encompassed both revocable trusts and life insurance trusts and how they are treated after the death of the grantor. Mr. Jones has also represented clients in the areas of international tax treaties, and his experience has additionally included general corporate and personal income tax planning as well as cases involving decanted trusts. An accomplished advocate, he has appeared on behalf of his clients before the Internal Revenue Service and the United States Tax Court.

A talented musician, Mr. Jones attended Purchase College, part of the State University of New York System, and he majored in piano performance and received a Bachelor of Fine Arts in 1989. He performed on the piano before, while, and after studying for and obtaining a Master of Arts in piano performance from Brooklyn College in 1993. Some years later, he decided to pursue a legal education, and he enrolled at New York Law School. Mr. Jones has both a Juris Doctor and a Master of Laws in taxation from that institution, having received the latter degree in 2009.

Practice Areas
  • 60%Estate Planning & Probate
  • 40%Estate & Trust Litigation
Focus Areas

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

Selections

4 Years Rising Stars
  • Rising Stars: 2016 - 2019

About Antar P. Jones

First Admitted: 2009

Professional Webpage: http://antarlaw.com/attorney-profiles/

Honors/Awards

  • Antar received his LL.M in Taxation from the Graduate Program in Taxation at New York Law School, where he received the “A” grade in Partnership Taxation and Business Succession Planning. Mr. Jones has presented at speaking engagements on taxation and trusts and estates matters. He presented a speech entitled “What Happens When It Happens” at the NHS of East Flatbush in May, 2013. Mr. Jones has co-presented a speech and conversation entitled “Tax Issues Concerning LLC’s” before the New York City Bar Association Small Law Firms Committee, as well. In November, 2011, Mr. Jones published “Providing Capital to Entities or Individuals That Go Bust” on Complinet.com, a website owned by Thomson Reuters. Mr. Jones received an acknowledgment for his work on the textbook, Corporate Finance And Governance, Jeffrey J. Haas, Carolina Academic Press (3d ed. 2006)

Bar/Professional Activity

  •  New York County Lawyers Association Tax Court Pro Bono Program
  • Estate and Trust Administration Committee of the Trusts and Estates Section
  • New York State Bar Association
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Office Location for Antar P. Jones

538 East 24th St
Brooklyn, NY 11210

Phone: 917-920-6501

Fax: 718-636-2272

Last Updated: 2/23/2022

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