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James Lange

James Lange

Practice areas:

Tax, Estate Planning

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About Me

As an attorney and a CPA I spend a lot of time at work, especially during tax season!  When I do have time off I enjoy chess, bridge, bicycling, hiking, and kayaking.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1984

  1. Estate Planning: 50%
  2. Tax: 50%



Hourly ($175-475/hour), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes), Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Check, Credit Card

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Contact Info

Lange Legal Group, LLC

2200 Murray Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA, 15217




Professional Misconduct

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Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing MemberLange Legal Group, LLC1984 - Present
Managing MemberLange Accounting Group, LLC1979 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Allegheny County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
The Estate Planning Council of PittsburghMemberN/A


Publication NameTitleDate
The Wall Street JournalQuoted over 30 times2012
Morgan JamesThe Roth Revolution: Pay Taxes Once and Never Again2011
WileyBook: Retire Secure!2009
The Tax Adviser (AICPA)"IRAs After the TRA '97: What Hath Congress Roth,"1998
Tax Advisor Direct"Retirement Planning with Roth IRAs Integrating Roth IRA Conversions and Estate Planning,"1998
Faculty Advisor"Retirement Planning for University Faculty After the Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997,"1998
Financial Planning"Maximizing IRA Benefits"1997
Pittsburgh Legal Journal"1996 Tax Reform Legislation: An Overview"1996
Financial Planning"Spreading the Wealth,"1995
Pennsylvania Bar News"Capital Gains Reduction with Gallenstein,"1994


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Duquesne University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1984
Pennsylvania State University, University Park (main campus)AccountingBS - Bachelor of Science1977

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Lincoln Financial Advisors Corporationuse of sophisticated IRA beneficiary designations1998
Pennsylvania Association for Continuing EducationIRAs and Qualified Plans: Long-Term Planning Solutions1997
Pittsburgh Life Underwriters Associationoptimization of qualified retirment plans and IRAs and the use of second-to-die life insurance1996
WEB Network of Benefit Professionalsqualified retirement plan distributions1995
Smith Barney Shearson, and estate planning for individuals with significant retirement plans.1995