Phyllis S. Koffman


Phyllis S. Koffman is a sole practitioner, concentrating in trust and estate law. Before she attended law school, she worked in city planning and crime control planning. Prior to her Presidency, she served as Co-Chair of the Legislation and Awards Committees, Chair of the Judges’ Reception and Annual Dinner Committees, and as a Director and Vice President. She also represented NYWBA on the WBASNY Legislation Committee and Board of Directors, and twice served as the NYWBA representative on judicial screening panels for the Civil Court. She also served on the NYWBA Nominations Committee for many years. Ms. Koffman is a graduate of Smith College and Brooklyn Law School and holds a master’s degree in urban planning from the University of Pittsburgh.