Sherman F. Levey

Mr. Levey concentrates his practice in the areas of estate planning, tax planning, and tax controversies.

(585) 232-5300 x214

(585) 232-3528


Practice Areas

Elder Law
Trusts & Estates


B.S., 1957, Syracuse University
J.D., 1959, Syracuse University


Mr. Levey is a member of the Monroe County, New York State, and American Bar Associations, as well as the Estate Planning Council of Rochester.


Mr. Levey began his legal career as a partner in the tax law firm of Rubin and Levey. In 1977 that firm merged to form the firm then known as Harris, Beach, Wilcox, Rubin & Levey. In addition to his law practice, Levey served as an Adjunct Professor of Law at Cornell Law School from 1983 through 1987. From 1989 to the present he has served as Adjunct Professor of Law and member of the faculty at the Syracuse University College of Law, where he teaches tax courses and is a Co-Director of the Low Income Taxpayer Clinic.

Honors & Achievements

Fellow, American College of Trust and Estate Counsel
Fellow, American College of Tax Counsel


ESL Investment Services, Inc.
George Eastman House
Jewish Health Care System of Rochester

Formerly on the Boards of
American Red Cross
Arts & Cultural Council for Greater Rochester
Park Ridge Hospital