Abbey M. Horwitz, an Associate with the law firm Norris McLaughlin, P.A., has been elected to the Board of Trustees for P.G. Chambers School (PGCS) in Cedar Knolls. Her two-year term began January 1, 2018.
PGCS helps children with disabilities lead full, productive lives; develop confidence in their own unique abilities; and engage in the community through education and therapy, serving ten counties in northern New Jersey. Horwitz has been a member of the Development Committee for the past year-and-a-half and plans to continue. Her daughter has been a student at the school for the past four years. For more information about PGCS, visit www.chambersschool.org.
Horwitz, a resident of Cedar Grove, practices primarily in the area of estate planning and administration. She is experienced in preparing wills, revocable and irrevocable trusts, durable powers of attorney, advance directives for health care, and other estate planning documents. She is also experienced in administering estates and trusts, including counseling executors and trustees; preparing estate, trust, and guardianship pleadings; preparing estate and trust accountings; preparing estate tax returns; handling estate tax audits; and preparing releases and waivers for distributions from estates and trusts.
In addition, Horwitz has experience preparing corporate and LLC filings, including certificates of incorporation, articles of organization, bylaws, operating agreements, and IRC 501(c)(3) filings.
Horwitz earned her J.D. from New York Law School, where she received the Carbonell Fellowship in Law and Policy, in 2006, and her B.A. from Washington University in St. Louis in 2000.