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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.


  • 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 Administration process... 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 years.

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  • 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 Estate Planning and... 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 recently read the following... 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 impairment or decline... Read More

  • Estate Planning and Probate Help in Pittsburgh

    Making a Love One's Final Days Happy and Peaceful

    As important as estate planning can be when it comes to protecting our hard earned legacies and ensuring that our estate assets will ultimately pass on to our intended loved ones, equally important is making sure that our final days will be as comfortable and peaceful as possible.  I think we all sometimes fail to consider the vital role that hospice and end of life care... Read More

  • Executor Help

    Affordable Executor Help & Assistance

    If you've recently lost a loved one and find yourself about to begin the probate estate administration process and are not sure where to turn for trusted, experienced and affordable legal assistance, we can help.  The law firm of American Wills & Estates has been assisting clients in Pittsburgh and throughout Western Pennsylvania through the probate process with... Read More

  • Executor Help in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania

    So You’ve Been Named the Executor…..Now What?

    As if losing a love one wasn’t difficult enough, you now find yourself responsible for carrying out the administration of the estate.  Sure, being named Executor is an honor and reflects the fact that the decedent had a lot of confidence in you to take on the role, but it’s also a whole lot of work and responsibility as well.  Don’t think so?  Take a look at just some of... Read More

  • Pittsburgh Top Rate Estate Law Firm

    Pittsburgh's Top Rated Probate Estate Administration Law Firm

    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 the Probate Estate Administration process with competency, compassion and care for over 25 years.

    What Sets Us Apart?
    • OUR PRACTICE IS LIMITED EXCLUSIVELY TO PROBATE ESTATE... Read More
  • When Estate Planning Goes Wrong

    Why is putting a proper estate plan in place so very important?  Well, here's an article I recently came across that does a nice job of explaining the many bad things that can happen when estate planning mistakes are made.  You've worked way too hard to leave your estate plan up to chance.  Stop procrastinating and protect your family and loved ones and your hard earned... Read More

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