About Us

Carolyn J. Strassberg, Esq. is admitted to practice law in New York, New Jersey, and Florida, as well as the Southern and Eastern District Courts of New York, and the District Court of New Jersey. She graduated from Tulane University in 1991 and Whittier Law School in 1995. Attorney Strassberg is a member of the New York State Bar Association, Elder Law Section; New Jersey State Bar Association, Elder Law Section; Rockland County Bar Association; and Board Member of the Northern New Jersey Senior Networking group. Counselor Strassberg has lectured on various estate planning and elder law topics at the following:
  • Alzheimer’s Association,
  • Cabrini Center for Nursing & Rehabilitation,
  • Emerson Health Care Center, Englewood Hospital,
  • Hadassah,
  • JASA,
  • Jewish Home at Rockleigh,
  • Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation,
  • Nathan S. Kline Institute,
  • New York State Bar Association,
  • Office for the Aging of Rockland County,
  • Queens College,
  • Rotary Clubs,
  • Sunrise Assisted Living,
  • United Federation of Teachers, and WFAS Radio Station – Live 1230 on the AM dial, among others.
  • She has also published an article entitled Power of Attorney 101 in the spring 2005 edition of Lifespan magazine.
  • B.A. - Rutgers University, 1978
  • Awarded Paralegal Certifcation - Adelphi University, 1979
More About Ms. Herzog:

Among other wonderful attributes, Rosalind Herzog is a highly specialized Medicaid analyst and she is a real people person. Roz is an excellent legal assistant who can track down documents that others would think would be otherwise unattainable. She can also determine the pros and cons of each case so we can help you resolve your issues before any applications are made saving you thousands and thousands of dollars. If you want to have your Medicaid and/or Renewal approved, Roz is here for you.

  • B.A. of Business Administration - St. Thomas Aquinas College, 1985
Legal Experience:
  • Over 20 years of experience in the legal field
More about Ms. Rodenas:

Deanna L. Rodenas has over twenty years of experience in the legal field. Deanna is meticulous with detail and she is also a wonderful legal assistant. Deanna is great at working on probate and administration, as well as correspondence and other detailed, oriented cases. She is a true asset as well as a calming prescence.

Who We Are:
We are a boutique law firm dedicated to Estate Planning, Elder Law, Medicaid, and Probate/Administration in New York and New Jersey. Our legal team is committed to providing customized quality care in an efficient and cost effective manner. We strive to be a support system for you and your family with the extra attention you may need.
We work diligently to ensure that the legal needs of our clients are met and that our clients receive the best care possible. Our main objectives are to protect your hard earned assets, help seniors live their golden years with dignity and security, and ensure that young children are never without a guardian.
We recognize that every client is unique and we are committed to providing customized, quality care in an efficient and cost effective manner.