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We strive to make the process of estate planning and estate administration as simple and straightforward as possible. At American Wills and Estates we speak to our clients in plain English, and we are sensitive to the fact that many of our clients are still grieving the loss of a loved one. Our number one goal is to put our clients at ease and to reassure them with competency and compassion in their times of need.


  • Executor Help & Assistance Pittsburgh Pennsylvania

    Rule #1 for Executors: Keep the Beneficiaries Well-Informed

    Serving as an Executor is certainly an honor, but it’s also a lot of work. You can easily overwhelmed by many responsibilities and forget that there are anxious beneficiaries waiting in the background.  While your priorities should remain focused on gathering the estate assets, paying the bills and filing the appropriate tax return, don’t forget to keep... Read More

  • ESTATE ATTORNEY PITTSBURGH

    Don't Leave a Messy Estate!

    People make many different mistakes when it comes to estate planning, but one of the one's that we see all too often in our practice is the messy estate.  What do we mean by a messy estate?   Well, pretty much exactly what it sounds like.  Namely, an estate where the deceased person made no effort while they were living to organize or streamline in any... Read More

  • Probate Estate Administration Help at the Right Price!

    Executor and Administrator Estate Assistance

    Probate Services from Start to Finish

    Estate and Inheritance Tax Return Preparation

    Obtaining Short Certificates

    Family Settlement Agreements and Asset Distribution

    Resolution of Creditor Claims

    Why Choose Us?

    ● Our practice is focused exclusively on Probate Estate... Read More

  • Attorney Prepared Estate Planning at the Right Price!

    Last Will and Testaments: $75.00 Durable Powers of Attorney: $100.00 Living Wills: Free with other Documents Trusts: Starting at just $895.00

    American Wills & Estates is a locally founded, owned and operated law firm with a practice limited to Probate Estate Administration, Estate Planning and Real Estate law. We're the #1 rated Probate Estate... Read More

  • Pittsburgh #1 Choice for Probate

    Pittsburgh Probate Estate & Trust Administration Law

    If you’re about to become the Executor or Administrator of a loved one’s estate, don’t panic. At American Wills and Estates our trusted and experienced estate attorneys have been guiding clients in Pittsburgh and throughout Western Pennsylvania through the Probate Estate and Trust Administration process with competency, compassion and care for over 25... Read More

  • Pittsburgh Estate Planning

    American Wills & Estates is Pittsburgh’s #1 Choice for Estate Planning Law

    We are a locally founded, owned and operated law firm that has been assisting clients in Pittsburgh and throughout Western Pennsylvania with all of their Estate Planning and Probate Estate Administration needs with competency, compassion and care for over 25 years.

    Need a Will?  We prepare comprehensive Wills for just $75.00.

    Need a Power... Read More

  • Pittsburgh Probate Help

    Need an Estate Attorney in Pittsburgh/Western Pennsylvania? Look No Further!

    American Wills & Estates is a locally founded, owned and operated law firm that has been assisting clients in Pittsburgh and throughout Western Pennsylvania through the Probate Estate Administration process with competency, compassion and care for over 25 years.  So what sets us apart from the rest?

    ● Our entire practice is focused on Estate... Read More

  • Pittsburgh Estate Planning & Estate Administration

    Affordable Attorney Prepared Estate Planning

    Simple Wills: $75.00

    Durable Powers of Attorney: $100.00

    Living Wills (Advance Directives): Free with Estate Plan

    Trusts: Starting at just $695.00

    American Wills & Estates is a locally founded, owned and operated law firm that has been assisting clients in Pittsburgh and throughout Western Pennsylvania with all of their... Read More

  • Executor Help in Pittsburgh, PA

    What Does an Executor Actually Do?

    Being named as the Executor/Executrix of a loved one's estate is a great honor, but it's also a great responsibility.  Usually the first question we get from a client who is about to enter into the probate estate administration process is, "what do I actually have to do?"  Well, the short answer is, a lot of different things.  However, what the Executor'... Read More

  • Pittsburgh Estate Lawyers

    Important Lessons You Can Learn From Your Grandparents

    When we're young we think we know everything and when we get older we often realize just how little we actually knew.  Our grandparents can provide us all with a wealth of knowledge and lifetimes of experience, but I think that we're all guilty to some degree of not taking advantage of the incredible resource they can so readily provide.

    I... Read More

  • Pittsburgh Estate Planning Law

    What Do You Do When Your Aging Parent Refuses Care?

    One of the difficult things that we deal with in our practice on a regular basis is the elderly parent who simply refuses all efforts by their adult children to provide for any type of care or assistance.  Sometimes this may be the result of nothing more than stubbornness and misplaced pride, but sometimes it may be a sign that a more serious cognitive ... Read More

  • Pittsburgh Will Lawyers

    Estate Planning Prepared at the Right Price

    Have you been procrastinating about getting your estate planning documents in order?  Are you dreading the fees you’re going to pay your attorney to have this done?  Well stop!  American Wills & Estates is a locally founded, owned and operated law firm that has been assisting clients in Pittsburgh and throughout Western Pennsylvania with all of their... Read More

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