Pauline Yeung-Ha is a Partner in the law firm of Grimaldi & Yeung LLP. Ms. Yeung-Ha concentrates in the practice areas of Trusts, Wills and Estates, Elder Law as well as Special Needs Planning. She received her undergraduate degree from Vassar College and her law degree from St. John’s University School of Law. She is admitted to practice in both New York and New Jersey. Ms. Yeung-Ha has been named one of “New York’s Women Leaders in the Law 2012,” and New York Magazine‘s “Best Lawyers 2012 to 2016,” and has been included on the Super Lawyer’s “Rising Stars” list from 2011 to 2014, the Super Lawyer’s list in 2015 to 2016, and NAPABA’s “Best Lawyer Under 40 2011.”
Ms. Yeung-Ha is currently a member of New York State Bar Association’s (NYSBA) Elder Law Section Executive Committee, and Vice-Chair of the Diversity Committee and Vice-Chair of Membership Services. She is also a member of the Estate Planning Committee of the Trusts & Estates Law Section. Ms. Yeung-Ha serves on the Board of Trustees of the Brooklyn Bar Association and is the Co-Chair of the Pro Bono Committee of the Asian American Bar Association of New York (AABANY). She serves on the Board of Directors and is the Secretary of CaringKind, a non-profit organization in New York City. She served on the Board of Directors of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, New York Chapter and was a former member of NYSBA’s House of Delegates.
Ms. Yeung-Ha is active in serving the community as well. Aside from conducting presentations in English, she also gives seminars in Cantonese and Mandarin Chinese. Ms. Yeung-Ha was key speaker for Assemblywoman (now Congresswoman) Grace Meng’s Senior Law & Financial Planning Workshop and was awarded with a Citation in appreciation of her continued service and support to the Asian community.