About Laura Cowan, Esq.

Choosing the right attorney to prepare your estate plan is a big decision. You need a lawyer you can trust – one that helps you feel comfortable with your decisions and guides you to conclusions that are in the best interest of you and your family.


Welcome to The Law Office of Laura Cowan! We are an estate planning and probate law firm serving individuals and families in New York and Minnesota.

We have a proactive, educational approach to estate planning. We build long term relationships with our clients; it is our goal to be that trusted source you can rely on for legal security. We do this by helping individuals and families navigate the often-confusing maze of financial and tax decisions inherent in estate planning and ensuring the efficient transfer of valuable assets and family values from generation to generation.

Contact us today to learn more about how we can help you protect what’s important.

How We Help?


We name long-term guardians for your minor children as well as people you can depend on in an emergency.

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Last Will & Testament

Decide who will get your assets when you are gone.

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Revocable Living Trusts

Pass your assets to your heirs without the hassle, time, publicity, and expense of probate court.

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Legacy Planning

Capture your insights, values, stories, and experiences to pass down to your children and grandchildren.

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Non-Traditional Planning

You don’t have to be married to enjoy basic estate planning protections.

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Incapacity Planning

If you’re ill or injured, you may need assistance keeping up with financial obligations or making medical decisions.

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Special Needs Planning

A child with special needs can get the best of both worlds – public benefits plus their inheritance.

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Probate and Trust Administration

We work closely with families who have experienced the loss of a loved one to navigate the process.

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