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Graff

        Law

                Office,

                        PLLC

     You Have Questions, We Have Answers

Representing clients throughout the Finger Lakes area, from individuals to businesses, both small and large, to local governments, to not-for-profits, to family farms, Graff Law Office, PLLC will provide you with focused, attentive and effective legal representation and guidance.

 

Meet Our Legal Team

VOTED BEST ATTORNEY

2021

BEST OF THE FINGER LAKES

DAILY MESSENGER COMMUNITY CHOICE AWARDS

Experienced and Dedicated

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Jeffrey D. Graff
Attorney

Jeff first came to the Finger Lakes to attend Cornell University where he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree.  After receiving his law degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law, Jeff practiced law in Pittsburgh before moving back to the Finger Lakes area in 1997 and joining a local law firm.  In 2000, Jeff formed, Riley & Graff, LLP in Clifton Springs with his partner, John "Jack" Riley.  After Jack's retirement in 2020, and now with almost 30 years of legal experience, Jeff has formed Graff Law Office, PLLC to continue representing clients in Clifton Springs and the greater Finger Lakes area.  Jeff is a two-time Past President of the Clifton Springs Rotary Club, was a 13-year member of the Town of Canandaigua Parks and Recreation Committee, has coached or instructed his children's T-ball, soccer and chess teams and is a member of the Canandaigua Elks.

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Courtney R. Graff
Paralegal

Courtney is a life-long resident of the Finger Lakes area having grown up in the Clifton Springs and Canandaigua areas and graduating from Canandaigua Academy.  After receiving her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University at Buffalo, Courtney joined a local law firm in 1999 as a paralegal.  In 2000, Courtney joined Riley & Graff, LLP as a paralegal focusing on residential and commercial real estate and business and corporate matters.  She also served as Office Administrator and Bookkeeper.  Now with Graff Law Office, PLLC, Courtney will continue serving clients with the dedication, commitment, focus and personal touch that makes all our clients know they are in good hands.

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Robyn L. Hanna
Paralegal

Robyn is a life-long resident of the Finger Lakes area having grown up in or around Gorham, Canandaigua and Middlesex and graduated from Wellsville High School.  After receiving her Associates degree from the Community College of the Finger Lakes, Robyn worked for a local Canandaigua attorney focusing on estate planning and estate administration.  In 2006, Robyn joined Riley & Graff, LLP as a paralegal focusing on estate planning and estate administration matters and business and corporate matters.  She also assisted with office administration matters.  Now with Graff Law Office, PLLC, Robyn will continue serving clients with the dedication, commitment, focus and personal touch that makes all our clients know they are in good hands.

 

Areas of Practice

At Graff Law Office, PLLC,
we put our clients first and use our experience and dedication
to provide effective legal services.

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Residential and Commercial
Real Estate

With almost 30 years of real estate experience, we can handle your real estate needs including:

  • Residential purchase and sale closings

  • Commercial purchase and sale closings

  • Bank closings

  • Residential and commercial leases

  • Family deed transfers

  • Easements

  • Title insurance

Estate and Family Planning

Let us help you plan for your and your family's future with our estate and family planning services including:

  • Last Will and Testament, including testamentary trusts

  • Power of Attorney

  • Health Care Proxy

  • Family Deed Transfers

  • Business and farm succession planning

  • Adoptions

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Estate Administration

After the loss of a loved one, we can provide the legal representation and guidance needed to carry out your loved one's wishes.

  • Estate Administration

  • Non-probate asset administration

  • Asset transfers

  • Beneficiary claims

Business Law

We can help to create and advise your business, be it start-up or established, small or large, for-profit or not-for-profit, with the following services:

  • Business entity selection 

  • Entity formation including corporations, LLC/PLLC, not-for-profits, partnerships

  • Creation and ongoing maintenance of corporation and business records

  • Business purchases and sales including asset purchase agreements and stock sales

  • Review of business contracts and leases

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Municipal Law

With over 20 years experience representing local Towns and Villages, let us help your municipality serve the public:

  • Advising Town and Village Boards

  • Advising Planning Boards and Zoning Boards of Appeal

  • Advising all municipal departments including Town and Village Clerks,  Highway/Public Works Departments, Code Enforcement, Water and Sewer, Courts, Assessors

  • Special Districts including fire districts

 
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Contact us at:
26 East Main Street
PO Box 604
Clifton Springs, NY 14432
315-462-3010
315-462-5039  fax

Thank you for visiting our website. We look forward to working with you.