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About Me

I worked as a Social Worker for 6 years before attending Law School.  I was an advocate for the frail elderly and people with special needs in long term care settings.  It was my Social Work experience that led to my decision to attend law school to become an Elder Law Attorney.


Practice Areas


  1. Elder Law: 50%
    14 years
  2. Wills & Living Wills: 40%
    14 years
  3. Probate: 8%
    14 years
  4. Guardianship: 2%
    14 years



Fixed (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

1 total 

  • Dale A. Tice

    I endorse this lawyer. I have worked with Brenda on many matters and her knowledge of elder law and sincere concern for the well-being of her clients is unmatched.


    Dale Tice Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

Colbert & Grebas, P.C.

210 Montage Mountain Rd.
Moosic, PA, 18507


NYCurrently registered 200003/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Certified Elder Law AttorneyNational Elder Law Foundation2009
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerColbert & Grebas, P.C.2012 - Present
Associate AttorneyMarshall, Parker & Associates2007 - Present
AttorneyRosenn, Jenkins & Greenwald, LLP2002 - 2007
Association NamePosition NameDuration
POLST Task Force for North East PASecretary2011 - Present
Lackawanna County Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
Alzheimer's AssociationMember2006 - Present
Wilkes-Barre Law Library Association Elder Law CommitteeCo-Chair2005 - Present
National Academy of Elder Law AttorneysMember2005 - Present
Senior Networking AllainceMember2004 - Present
Luzerne County Bar AssociationMember2002 - Present
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Miami, School of LawEstate PlanningMaster of Laws in Estate Planning2002
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law CenterLawJuris Doctorate2000
Mansfield University of PennsylvaniaSocial WorkBachelor of Social Work1990
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Support GroupLong Term Care Planning2011
Support GroupPaying for Long Term Care2011
Staff InservcieAct 1692011
Paralegal InstituteFundamentals of Elder Law2011
Joint ConferenceUnderstanding the Legal Issues that affect Seniors and People with Special Needs2011
Estate ForumFederal Estate Tax Update2011
Elder Law UpdateHealth Care and Financial Powers of Attorney2011
Continuing Education CreditsHealth Care and Financial Decision Making2011
Community EventPaying for Long Term Care2011
Community EventPaying for Long Term Care2011
Community EventPaying for Long Term Care2011
Community EventEstate and Long Term Care Planning2011
Community EventPaying For Long Term Care2011
Community EventPOAs and Advance Health Care Directives2011
CLE Legal Medical CommitteeAdvance Health Care Diretives and POLST2011
Alzheimer's Support GroupPlanning for Incapacity2011
Adult Development and AgingOverview of Elder Law Practice2011
2011 Elder Law InstituteAdvance Health Care Directives in Pennsylvania2011
2011 Bench/Bar ConferenceMedicaid Update2011
11th Annual So All May Worship ConferenceLegal and Ethical Issues that Affect the Elderly and People with Special Needs2011
2010 Bench BarMedicaid Update2010