Kristen L.S. Testa

ktesta@nfdlaw.com

Telephone Extension: 206

Education:

J.D., State University of New York at Buffalo (Buffalo Public Interest Law Program Fellowship)

B.A., Syracuse University (Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa, Dean’s Scholarship Recipient)


Kristen L. (Schaub) Testa concentrates her law practice on estates, trusts and probate work. She also is experienced in small business matters; successfully resolving OSHA complaints, EEOC / NYS Division of Human Rights complaints, and denials of unemployment. Mrs. Testa is skilled in drafting sale contracts, non-disclosure and non-compete agreements, commercial lease contracts, and other agreements small businesses need tailored for successful operation.

Mrs. Testa started with Nesper, Ferber & DiGiacomo as a law clerk, during her third year as a student. Through her Surrogate's Court work, Kristen Testa has represented complicated estates involving the mentally disabled, spousal right of election, opposing siblings, missing heirs, charitable remainders, and Medicaid liens.  She is a member if the New York State Bar Association and the Bar Association of Erie County. Kristen is also a Certified Mediator by the Child & Family Services Center for Resolution & Justice.