Janet G. Lazar (Principal) has practiced trusts and estates law for over 30 years. She has worked for several firms, large and small, in New York and New Jersey. She also served as principal law clerk to Judge Renee R. Roth of the New York County Surrogate's Court. Ms. Lazar is a member of several bar associations. She received her JD degree from the University of Michigan School of Law in 1979. She then studied taxation at the graduate level at New York University School of Law. She received training in client counseling at ACAP in Livingston, New Jersey. Her undergraduate degree is from Princeton University, where she majored in English literature and minored in music. She is married to a computer database designer. She has sung the national anthem at Shea Stadium with her a cappella group, Who's on First?