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John E. Bach Attorney at Law

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John E. Bach Attorney at Law

20 Scotchtown Ave
Goshen, NY 10924
(845) 294-7941
John E. Bach Attorney at Law, Property & Real Estate Law, Services, Goshen, New York

With more than 30 years of experience and a commitment to ensuring that every client gets the personal attention they deserve, John E. Bach Attorney at Law provides a range of high-quality legal services to residents of Goshen, NY. When you're investing in a real estate transaction or going through an adoption, the experience of your attorney has a significant impact on the outcome of your case. Turn to a dedicated professional with an impressive track record of achieving the results his clients need and deserve.

Attorney Bach has multiple practice areas, including:

  • Estate Planning: From creating a will and a power of attorney to establishing a legal trust, he'll give you the peace of mind that comes from knowing your loved ones are protected.
  • Real Estate Law: Whether you're buying a home or selling a commercial property, this skilled real estate attorney will ensure that your interests are protected.
  • Family Law: Issues relating to disputes between family members can be extremely complex, with long-term consequences that can have major effects on the rest of your life. Let this dedicated family law attorney handle these delicate issues so you can focus on moving forward.

Promising individualized attention and legal solutions tailored to your unique situation, you can depend on John E. Bach Attorney at Law for individualized attention and clear, open communication. Visit his website to learn more about his broad range of legal services, or call (845) 294-7941 to schedule a consultation.

Announcements & Events from John E. Bach Attorney at Law
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What Small Business Owners Should Know About Estate Planning, Goshen, New York
If you own a small business, you’ll probably want to have a say in what happens to the company when you pass away. However, you may be confused about where to begin. Here’s...read more
How to Conduct Estate Planning as a Single Parent, Goshen, New York
While estate planning is essential for adults of all ages and backgrounds, it’s especially important for single parents. If you’re no longer able to care for your children,...read more
A Guide to Wills & Real Estate, Goshen, New York
Real estate is typically the largest item to be transferred in a will. It’s important for you to understand how to title your property to plan your estate properly. Wi...read more
A Guide to the Different Degrees of Assault in New York , Goshen, New York
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When a loved one passes away, grieving families often fall into bitter disputes over inheritance rights, sometimes resulting in protracted, expensive litigation. Even if you don’t ha...read more
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Ending a marriage is difficult, but often the right choice. If you’ve decided it’s time to separate, you’ll need to decide how to go about it. There are two primary paths: fault and ...read more
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Adoption is a rewarding way to fulfill your dreams of parenthood while also providing a loving home to a child in need. However, the legal process involved can be confusing and ...read more
At real estate closings in New York, both buyers and sellers must have a lawyer present to protect their best interests. If you’re planning on buying property in the Empire State, th...read more
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No matter what legal issue you’re dealing with, choosing a lawyer is the single most consequential decision you’ll make. After all, whether you’re purchasing a home or accused of a c...read more
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Power of attorney is a big responsibility, so take care about who you choose. This person will be in charge of overseeing your legal and financial affairs if you become too ill to ma...read more
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The idea of drafting an end-of-life document can be overwhelming, even for those who do not have a sizable estate. Fortunately, creating wills and trusts can be a...read more
If you have minor children, it’s important to decide who will take care of them if you meet an untimely death. Although it’s a difficult subject to think about, naming a guardian in ...read more
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Wills are one of the most important estate planning documents. Fortunately, they also happen to be one of the easiest to draft. Everyone benefits from having one, regardless of ...read more
Adoption is a wonderful way to grow your family, allowing you to become a parent while giving a child in need a happy home. While adopting is exciting, the process itself can be tedi...read more
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When it comes to will creation, having the right knowledge is crucial to ensure your final wishes are carried out. To this end, John E. Bach, Attorney at Law, helps local client...read more
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Controlling how, when, and to whom your estate will be disbursed is called estate planning. Many people prefer not to dwell on worst-case scenarios, and as such, are often unsure of ...read more
An adoption brings joy and creates a lifelong relationship between individuals. This process can take place when a child is just a few days old or well into adulthood. At J...read more
According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, over 50,000 special needs children are adopted each year. Raising a child is a significant undertaking, so it’s importa...read more
If you want to form a company, there are several ways to structure it. For many business owners, forming a limited liability company, or LLC, is the easiest way to protect themselves...read more
When some people think of trusts, they incorrectly associate them with wealthy senior citizens. However, this is far from the only demographic to establish and benefit...read more
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Purchasing a new home is often a rewarding experience all around, especially for first-time buyers eager to plot out their brand new lives. However, securing the services of a skille...read more
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Life is unpredictable, and there may be a time when you lose the capacity to make certain choices. If that ever happens, a person with power of attorney can step in and make sure you...read more
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