New York Super Lawyer Rising Star from 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and Business Council of Westchester’s “40 Under 40 Rising Stars Award” 2009.
Daniel Timins is an Attorney of Law and a Certified Financial Planner. Dan areas of focus include: Estate Planning, Probate and Medicaid Planning.
Dan is a former Board Member of the Westchester County Bar Association, a former member of the Trusts, Estates and Surrogate’s Court Section of the New York City Bar Association, and a member of Trusts and Estates sections for numerous bar associations. He continues to provide pro bono services courtesy of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society and was the creator of the Wills Drafting Project for victims of domestic violence receiving help from New York City’s Family Justice Center in conjunction with the Financial Planning Association of New York City.
Dan helped draft proposed New York legislation for Insurable Interests of Life Insurance Trusts, New York Insurance Law Section 3205, and Revocatory Effects of Divorce, EPTL 5-1.4. He has taught continuing legal education classes for the New York State Bar Association, the Westchester County Bar Association, the Brooklyn Bar Association, the Westchester Women’s Bar Association, Pace Law School, Fordham Law School and Lawline.com. Dan is a contributing author to Kiplinger.com, Investopedia.com, Financial Planning Magazine online, AARP Online, several books, national periodicals, editorials, and educational programs, and was interviewed by the New York Times in 2017.
After graduating from Washington University in St. Louis, he worked at Merrill Lynch, American Express Financial Advisors and Alliance Bernstein Investments. Dan received his Juris Doctorate from Pace Law School in White Plains, New York, during which time he worked as a legal intern at the Law Offices of Eugenia Vecchio and Associates and the Pace Investors’ Rights Project.