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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 and Probate Assistance: Give us a Call Today.

    If you’re the Executor or Administrator of a loved one’s estate and are not sure where to turn for trusted and experienced legal assistance, we can help.  American Wills & Estates is a locally founded, owned and operated law firm that has been assisting clients in Pittsburgh and throughout Western Pennsylvania with both Estate Planning and Probate... Read More

  • Executor Help & Assistance

    Are You an Executor and Need Help? Give us a Call Today.

    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.  Why choose our law firm?

    ●EXPERIENCE

    Our attorneys have over 145 years of... Read More

  • Pittsburgh Pennsylvania Estate Planning

    BEST PRICED ATTORNEY PREPARED ESTATE PLANNING IN PITTSBURGH

    American Wills & Estates is a locally owned, founded and operated law firm that has been providing estate planning services to clients in Pittsburgh and throughout Western Pennsylvania for over 25 years.

    If you’ve been procrastinating about getting an estate plan in place that will provide peace of mind and security for your family’s future,... Read More

  • Pittsburgh Estate Planning and Probate Estate Administration

    LOOKING FOR AN ESTATE ATTORNEY?

    American Wills & Estates is the #1 choice in Pittsburgh and throughout Western Pennsylvania when it comes to Probate Estate Administration and Estate Planning Law.

    Why choose us?

    ● Our attorneys have over a 160 years of combined legal experience

    ● We offer most of our Estate Administration and Estate Planning services on a flat... Read More

  • Pittsburgh Probate Law

    What to Look for When Hiring an Estate Attorney

    If you’ve recently lost a loved one and are looking to begin the probate estate administration process, there are three extremely important things you should consider before hiring an estate attorney to guide you through this process.

    Experience

    How much experience does the attorney have when it comes to handling estates?  An attorney may have... Read More

  • Affordable Probate Estate Administration

    Affordable Probate Estate Administration and Executor Assistance

    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 process with competency, compassion and care for over 25 years.  If you’ve recently lost a loved one and are not sure where to turn for trusted and experienced estate... Read More

  • Pittsburgh Estate Administration Services

    Helpful Guidelines for Executors and Trustees

    Being named by a loved one as an Executor or Trustee of their estate is a great honor, but it can also be a daunting responsibility.  Here's a great article that I came across that was put out by the American Bar Association that does a really nice job of explaining not only the different terminology that you're likely to encounter when serving as an... Read More

  • Estate Planning and Probate Help in Pittsburgh

    How to Make a Love One's Final Days as Comfortable as Possible

    Not many people realize this, but Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, has the second most elderly population base of anywhere in the country second only to Dade County, Florida.  Because we have so many senior citizens living here, it's extremely important to share information with them and their families that can help make their golden years happier, safer... Read More

  • Estate Planning for Seniors in Pittsburgh

    Important Steps to Take When Moving a Disabled Parent into Your Home

    Not many people realize this, but Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, has the second most elderly population base of anywhere in the country second only to Dade County, Florida.  Because we have so many senior citizens living here, it's extremely important to share information with them and their families that can help make their golden years happier, safer... Read More

  • Helping Seniors Stay in their Homes

    Important Information for Our Aging Population

    Not many people realize this, but Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, has the second most elderly population base of anywhere in the country second only to Dade County, Florida.  Because we have so many senior citizens living here, it's extremely important to share information with them and their families that can help make their golden years happier, safer... Read More

  • Executor Help & Assistance

    Don’t Make These Common Probate Estate Administration Mistakes

    Failing to Investigate Whether or Not Formal Probate is Necessary.

    One of the mistakes we often see people make is rushing to open an estate before they’ve even properly investigated whether or not there may be other options available.  Namely, not all estates will require formal probate proceedings.  Many estates can be resolved by small estate... Read More

  • Why You Need to Have an Estate Plan

    Here's a great article that I came across from a colleague, Julie Garber, that does a really nice job of highlighting 5 of the top reasons why everyone needs to have an estate plan.  Her top five reasons are: Avoiding Probate, Reducing Estate Taxes, Protecting Beneficiaries, Avoiding a Mess and Protecting Assets from Creditors.  Obviously, these are all... Read More

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