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Peter W. Ulicny

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Practice Areas:

  • Taxation, Wills, Trusts and Estates
  • Estate Planning and Drafting
  • Estate and Trust Administration
  • Private Foundations & Non-Profit Organizations
  • Closely-Held Business Planning
  • Real Estate
  • Elder Law


Peter Ulicny began his career with BNK as an associate in 1999 and now chairs its Trusts & Estates and Tax Departments. Mr. Ulicny is a long-time Adjunct Professor at Seton Hall Law School where he teaches estate planning & drafting to third year law students. Mr. Ulicny has extensive experience in estate planning and drafting for high net worth individuals and their families, and in all aspects of estate and trust administration and related transactional tax matters. Mr. Ulicny serves as manager of a private family foundation and he has extensive experience with the creation, administration and compliance (and other lifecycle) issues facing private foundations, public charities and non-profit organizations. An avid fly fisherman and conservationist, Mr. Ulicny is a past president of Black River Fish & Game Club, Inc. where he serves as its "river keeper".


  • Western New England University School of Law, Springfield, Massachusetts
    • J.D. - 1990
  • Villanova University School of Law, Villanova, Pennsylvania
    • Master in Laws in Taxation - 1997
    • Major: Taxation
  • Bates College, Lewiston, Maine
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 1984

Bar Admission

  • New Jersey, 1990
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 1990
  • U.S. Tax Court, 1998


  • AV (Preeminent) Peer Rating - Martindale Hubbell
  • International Foreign Language National Honor Society, Inc, Phi Sigma Iota (German), Life Member

Professional Associations

  • Seton Hall University School of Law, Adjunct Faculty Member
  • Superior Court Probate Early Settlement Panel for Union County
  • National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Member
  • New Jersey State Bar Association, (Taxation and Real Property, Trust and Probate Sections), Member

Community Service

  • Wildwood Foundation, Trustee
  • Golden Retriever Rescue of New Jersey, Inc., Legal Counsel (former Intake Coordinator)