Paul J. Powers, Jr.

Paul J. Powers, Jr. is of Counsel to Satterlee Stephens LLP. 

Mr. Powers specializes in trusts and estates and employee benefits law.  He is experienced in assisting individuals with all aspects of their estate and personal planning needs including inter vivos charitable and family gifting, real estate, Will preparation and retirement planning.  Mr. Powers advises corporations with respect to ERISA compliance, the establishment and maintenance of qualified benefit plans and the compensation of executives by non-qualified benefit plans.

Admitted to practice in New York State and Florida and before the United States Tax Court, Mr. Powers is a member of New York State Bar Association’s Sections on Trusts and Estates and Taxation and the American Bar Association’s Sections on Real Property, Probate and Trust Law and Taxation.  He is also active in the Florida Bar Association, where he is a member of its Sections on Real Property, Probate and Trusts Law and Tax.

Mr. Powers has been selected for inclusion in the Super Lawyers list from 2008, 2010-2019.1 The Super Lawyers list is issued by Thomson Reuters. A description of the selection methodology can be found on the Super Lawyers website.

Born in Boston, Massachusetts, Mr. Powers earned his undergraduate degree (A.B.) from the University of Notre Dame and his law degree (J.D.) from Cornell University.

  • 1. Selection to the Super Lawyers list is not subject to, nor does it indicate approval by, the courts to which Mr. Powers is admitted to practice.

Contact Information



(212) 404-8774


Practice Areas: 


Cornell University (J.D.)
University of Notre Dame (A.B.)


New York and Florida
United States Tax Court