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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.


  • Pittsburgh Probate Help and Executor Assistance

    Common Myths & Misconceptions About Estate Planning & Probate Estate Administration

    People have all kinds of misconceptions when it comes to Estate Planning and Probate Estate Administration.  They often hear horror stories about the time, costs and expenses that will be involved in handling these types of legal matters.  Those stories are often high exaggerated or involve celebrities whose estates are far from the norm.  Typically,... Read More

  • PITTSBURGH AFFORDABLE ESTATE PLANNING

    ESTATE PLANNING: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW!

    If you are still procrastinating about getting your estate plan in place or making necessary updates to one that you had done years ago, stop.  Estate Planning doesn’t need to be a scary or expensive undertaking.

    American Wills & Estates is a locally founded, owned and operated law firm that has been guiding clients in Pittsburgh and... Read More

  • PITTSBURGH PROBATE ASSISTANCE

    PROBATE: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW!

    If you are about to enter into the often difficult and confusing process of administering a loved one’s estate, stop and do your homework before you jump in.  Just because your loved one left a Will, it does not necessarily mean that you are going to have to open and probate their estate.

    Probate is triggered not by the fact that someone had or... Read More

  • PITTSBURGH PROBATE HELP

    AFFORDABLE FLAT FEE ESTATE PROBATE SERVICES

    American Wills & Estate is a locally founded, owned and operated law firm that has been guiding clients in Pittsburgh and throughout Western Pennsylvania through the Probate Estate Administration process with competency, compassion and care for over 25 years.

    WHY CHOOSE US?

    Our law firm’s practice is limited to Estate Planning & Probate... Read More

  • AFFORDABLE ESTATE PLANNING PITTSBURGH PA

    ESTATE PLANNING MADE SIMPLE AND AFFORDABLE

    American Wills & Estates is a locally founded, owned and operated law firm that has been guiding clients in Pittsburgh and throughout Western Pennsylvania through the Probate Estate Administration process with competency, compassion and care for over 25 years.  Our law firm’s practice is focused exclusively on Estate Planning and Estate... Read More

  • PITTSBURGH PROBATE & EXECUTOR HELP

    PROBATE MADE SIMPLE AND AFFORDABLE

    American Wills & Estates is a locally founded, owned and operated law firm that has been guiding clients in Pittsburgh and throughout Western Pennsylvania through the Probate Estate Administration process with competency, compassion and care for over 25 years.  Our law firm’s practice is focused exclusively on Estate Planning and Estate... Read More

  • Pittsburgh Will Lawyers

    Seven Strange Last Will and Testaments

    I've been preparing Wills and other estate planning documents for my clients for over 25 years and I've seen some pretty strange stuff over the years, but I came across this article highlighting seven of the strangest Wills of all time and I thought you might get a kick out of it.  Take a look:

    https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/7-of-the-most-... Read More

  • ESTATE & PROBATE HELP YOU CAN RELY ON

    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, look no further!

    American Wills & Estates is a locally founded, owned and operated law firm that has been guiding clients in Pittsburgh and throughout Western Pennsylvania through the Probate Estate... Read More

  • Pittsburgh’s Choice for Probate Estate Administration Law

    The terms “Probate” and “Probate Estate Administration” are often used synonymously. The formal process by which an Executor or Administrator is appointed by the Register of Wills or other named local county office to oversee the administration of an estate for a person who has died (a Decedent), is called Probate.

    American Wills & Estates is... Read More

  • Estate Planning: Wills, Powers of Attorney & Trusts at the Right Price

    If you’ve been procrastinating about getting your estate planning documents in order, stop!  American Wills & Estates is a locally founded, owned and operated law firm that has been guiding clients throughout Western Pennsylvania through the estate planning process with competency, compassion and care for over 25 years.

    So What Sets Us Apart?... Read More
  • Probate Estate Administration & Executor Assistance at the Right Price

    If you’ve recently lost a loved one and find yourself in need of an estate attorney to guide you through the often complicated estate administration process, who can you turn to for trusted, experienced and affordable legal assistance?  American Wills & Estates is a locally founded, owned and operated law firm that has been assisting clients... Read More

  • Estate Planning for Seniors

    ESTATE PLANNING FOR SENIOR CITIZENS

    As a senior citizen you should be enjoying your retirement years and not fretting endlessly over end of life care and other estate planning issues.  However, with over 120 million American seniors not having updated estate plans or, for that matter, any kind of estate plan at all, according to the National Association of Estate Planners & Councils,... Read More

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