Matthew J. Nolfo

Matthew J. Nolfo
(212) 286-9499

Matt is the founding partner of Matthew J. Nolfo & Associates. He practices in the areas of Estate Planning and Elder Law and works with clients on their estate planning needs, assists clients with the institutional and community Medicaid process, and advocates on behalf of clients whose loved ones are in need of guardianship.

Matt began his career as a litigator and maintains a litigation practice involving contested guardianship and estate matters.

Over the course of his career, Matt has held a number of prestigious positions. He has served as Chair of the Committee on the Problems of the Aging at the Association of the Bar of the City of New York. He is a noted speaker on Estate Planning and Elder Law and has chaired and lectured on his practice areas at various symposiums including: the Association of the Bar of the City of New York, the New York State Bar Association, the New York County Lawyers’ Association, the Jewish Lawyers Guild, the Metropolitan Women’s Bar Association, the Columbian Lawyers Association, the Suffolk County Bar Association, the National Kidney Foundation, the Archdiocese of New York and The Practicing Law Institute, as well as various other civic and community organizations. He is a past president of his local Rotary International Club and served as an adjunct professor at New York University’s School of Continuing Education and Professional Studies, where he taught courses in Estate Planning and Asset Protection Planning.

Matt has been interviewed by the Wall Street Journal and has appeared on NBC News and CBS News to share his perspective on Estate Planning and Elder Law issues. He is an active member of the New Jersey and New York State Bar Associations and also serves as a member of the Executive Board of the Elder Law Section of the New York State Bar Association, where he has co-chaired the legislation committee.


  • New York
  • New Jersey
  • Massachusetts


  • Fordham University School of Law, J.D.
  • Fordham University, B.A.