Western PA's Premier Estate Administration & Estate Planning Law Firm

Pittsburgh Probate law

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's #1 Source for Estate Planning & Estate Administration Law

    American Wills & Estates is a locally founded, owned and operated law firm with a practice limited to Estate Planning and Probate Administration Law. We have assisted thousands of clients in Pittsburgh and throughout Western Pennsylvania with competency, compassion and care over the last 27 years.



    Why Choose Us?



    Multiple... Read More
  • PROBATE ESTATE HELP IN PITTSBURGH PENNSYLVANIA

    Five Common Probate Mistakes

    If you’ve recently been named as the Executor or Administrator of a loved one’s estate and are about to enter into the probate estate administration process, make sure that you take make one or more of these common mistakes.

    Waiting Too Long

    Obviously, you don’t need to start the probate process within days of losing a loved one, but waiting too long to do so can get... Read More

  • Probate Estate Administration on a Flat Fee Basis

    If you've recently lost a loved one and find yourself in need of an experienced, trusted and affordable Probate Estate Administration law firm to guide you through the probate process, we can help.

    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... Read More

  • Pittsburgh Probate Estate Administration Help

    Pittsburgh’s #1 Source for Trusted and Experienced Estate Administration Help

    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.  Why choose us?  It’s simple really:

    ●  Our law firm’s practice is focused exclusively on 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 a locally founded,... Read More

  • Pittsburgh Probate - Get Trusted, Experienced & Affordable Legal Help

    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.

    What Sets Us Apart From The Rest?
    • Our practice is limited exclusively to Probate Estate... Read More
  • How Much Does Probate Cost

    Don’t Pay Too Much for an Estate Lawyer

    The law firm of American Wills & Estates has been assisting clients throughout Western Pennsylvania through the probate estate administration process with competency, compassion and care for over 25 years.  We handle the majority of the estates that we administer every year on a flat fee basis.  So what will a flat fee basis mean for you?  A lot, but most importantly it... Read More

  • Pittsburgh Probate

    Why We Are Pittsburgh’s #1 Choice for Probate Estate Administration & Estate Planning Law

    American Wills & Estates is a locally founded, owned and operated Pittsburgh law firm with a practice limited to Probate Estate Administration an Estate Planning law.  Whether you need our legal services to assist you in the administration of a loved one’s estate or to help you create an estate plan that best protects and serves your family’s specific, individual needs... Read More

  • Executor Help and Assistance in Pittsburgh PA

    5 Mistakes Heirs of an Estate Often Make

    So, you're the Executor, heir or a beneficiary of a recently deceased loved one's estate?  If so, here's an article that I came across that does a nice job of laying out some of the common mistakes that can be made by folks about to come into an inheritance.  Take a look.

    https://money.usnews.com/money/personal-finance/articles/2014/07/15/5-inheritance-mistakes-for-... Read More

  • Don't Hire An Estate Attorney Until You've Talked To Our Law Firm

    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 attorneys have over 145 years of combined legal experience and we offer the majority of our firm’s Estate... Read More

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