Kathleen M. Fox, R.N.

Kathleen M. FoxKathleen M. Fox, R.N., a registered nurse and an attorney, is a partner with the law firm of Fratello & Fox, P.C.  Ms. Fox provides legal representation and consultation in the areas of Elder Law and Guardianship, Estate Planning and Residential Real Estate.

Through the rewarding experience of being a critical care nurse, Ms. Fox further committed herself to helping the elder community.  Her knowledge of the legalities pertaining to the elderly, as well as her compassionate and understanding approach, provides support and assistance against the constant and overwhelming changes in Elder Law.

Ms. Fox received her J.D. from Touro College School of Law in 1987.  In 1980, she graduated from Molloy College where she earned her Bachelor of Science Degree.  Prior to attending Molloy College, Ms. Fox received an Associate Degree in Nursing and worked in the critical care areas of Saint Francis Hospital for ten years.

Ms. Fox is admitted to practice in New York State and the United States District Courts for the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York.  She is a member of the New York State Bar Association Elder Law and Trusts & Estate Committees; Nassau Bar Association Elder Law, Social Services, and Health Advocacy Committee and the Surrogate’s Court Estates & Trusts Committee; National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys; Elder Law Focus Group; and Senior Umbrella Network.

Ms. Fox currently serves on the Board of Directors of Mercy Haven, Inc., and chairs the organization’s Development Committee.  She is a member of Long Island Women’s Agenda Health Committee; co-chair of the Bereavement and Trauma Committee of North Shore Child & Family Guidance Center; co-founder of Coordinating Services Network; and a member of the Syosset Chamber of Commerce.