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About Me

Martin J. Hagan's estate planning clients typically include:

Couples and individuals in or near their
retirement years

●   Families with an aged or incapacitated family member

    ●   Family
business owners

    ●   Younger business people and professionals


Mr. Hagan also
acts as legal counsel to:

Executors and Administrators of Decedent's Estates

Trustees of Lifetime and Testamentary Trusts


Mr. Hagan
represents clients in Probate and Trust Litigation,
including will contests, actions arising
from the administration of estates and trusts, and claims involving agents who
have acted under a lifetime power of attorney.


For more information, please go to our website at 



Practice Areas


  1. Trusts: 24%
  2. Probate: 24%
  3. Estate Planning: 24%
  4. Elder Law: 23%
  5. Medicaid & Medicare: 5%

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Clifford L. Tuttle Jr.

    I endorse this lawyer. He has a high level of knowledge and expertise in the fields in which he practices, including Estate Planning and Elder Law.


    Clifford Tuttle Landlord & Tenant Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Christian K. Lassen II

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Christian Lassen Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Firm of Martin J. Hagan LLC

One Gateway Center - 8 South
Pittsburgh, PA, 15222



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyerPennsylvania Super Lawyers2011
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Allegheny County Bar AssociationChairman2000 - 2001
American College of Trust and Estate CounselFellow2000 - Present
Pennsylvania,Probate and Trust Law CommitteeMember1990 - Present
Allegheny County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Publication NameTitleDate
Elder Law Institute,"Uses and Abuses of the Durable Power of Attorney,"2006
Penn State Annual Tax Conference"New Developments in Medicaid Eligibility,"2006
PBIHow to Bring an Undue Influence Claim in Life and at Death,2005
Trusts and Estates JournalPlanning Through an Older Client's Changing Marital Status,1997
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Notre Dame Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1976
University of Notre DameN/AAB1973
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Pennsylvania Bar InstituteEstate and Elder Law Symposium2010
Notre Dame Tax and Planning Institute"Estate and Tax Planning for Older Clients upon Divorce or Remarriage,"1997