Ernest L. Bial
New York Office

437 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10022

P: 212-867-9500
F: 212-599-1759


Ernest L. Bial focuses on estate planning and trust and estate administration.

Before joining Montgomery McCracken, Ernest was of counsel with Kurzman Karelsen & Frank, LLP.

Honors & Awards

  • Recognized in New York Super Lawyers for 2009, 2010 and 2011

Professional Activities & Achievements

  • New York State Bar Association
    – Trust and Estates Law Section
    – Committee on Cooperatives and Condominiums, 1989-1991
  • Association of the Bar of the City of New York
    – Committee on the Provision of Legal Services to Persons of Moderate Means, 1993-1996

Academic Achievements

Ernest received an LL.M. degree in International Law from New York University in 1973. He received a J.D. degree from Yale Law School in 1962. He graduated from Columbia University with an A.B. degree in 1959.