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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.


  • Getting Started in the Role of Executor

    So You've Been Named as the Executor, Now What?

    Serving as an Executor (sometimes called a Personal Representative or Administrator) of an Estate doesn’t have to be a nightmare, but it’s important to be organized from the start. As the Executor you are going to be the person who is legally responsible for protecting the assets of the decedent until the... 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

  • PITTSBURGH ESTATE LAWYERS

    Pittsburgh’s 5 Star Client Rated Choice for Estate Planning & Probate Estate Administration Law

    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 aspects of Estate Planning and Probate Estate Administration law with competency, compassion and care for over 25 years.

    What Sets Us Apart From All The Other Law Firms? ●... Read More
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