Howard J. Atlas, J.D., CELA – Featured in Forbes Magazine as one of America’s “Leaders In Law”

We are also pleased to announce that Howard J. Atlas was featured in the February 28, 2017 edition of Forbes Magazine and was selected as an American Leader in Law.

Read the article here.


Howard J. Atlas, J.D., CELA was quoted in an article on

Howard J. Atlas was provides advice to taxpayers in the article, “5 Tips for the Disorganized Taxpayer: How experts say you can avoid the mad scramble at tax time” by Rosie Wolf Williams.


Howard J. Atlas, J.D., CELA – Named 2016 New York Super Lawyer for Sixth Consecutive Year

The Atlas Law Group is proud to announce that Howard J. Atlas was selected in an exclusive list of New York “Super Lawyers” for the sixth consecutive year. This list consists of only five percent (5%) of all attorneys in the New York metro area.

Based on peer recognition and professional achievement, the selection process to become a “Super Lawyer” includes a statewide nomination process, independent research on each candidate and peer evaluation by practice area.

The Super Lawyer selection process includes:

  • A statewide survey of lawyers;
  • Independent research to identify outstanding lawyers;
  • Evaluation of candidates based on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement;
  • A blue ribbon panel review by practice area and state; and
  • A discipline check of each candidate.

Congratulations, Howard!

Meghan McCarthy published in the March 2016 issue of Nassau Lawyer.

In this article, Meghan examines the proper revocation of a Medicaid Irrevocable Trust.  She explains the need for all named beneficiaries, even contingent beneficiaries, to consent to the Trust’s revocation.