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Joseph Franklin Pippen Jr.

Practice areas:

Estate Planning, Elder Law, Tax, Family

About Me

Host of radio show "Ask An Attorney" for 24 years. It is a call in radio show where callers can get answers to radio questions. I view this as a community service.


I like to read,play golf, and travel.


I have also written three books-"Ask An Attorney all about Florida Law". It is in 12th printing and availble at major bookstores and online. Also-"Asset Protection for Florida Resident" and "Medicaid Planning for Florida Resident".


 

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1981

  1. Estate Planning: 50%
    33 years, 36 thousand cases
  2. Tax: 20%
    33 years, 5 thousand cases
  3. Elder Law: 20%
    15 years, 2.5 thousand cases
  4. Family: 10%
    33 years, 5 thousand cases

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

140 total 

  • Richard Samuel Price

    The depth of knowledge and experience of Mr. Pippen as well as his empathy and caring for clients is evident in his responses to questions on Avvo. He is an asset to the legal community and I endorse him.

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    Richard Price Real Estate Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Jill L Rogers

    I endorse this lawyer for always putting the clients needs first.

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    Jill Rogers Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Other

Contact Info

Law Offices Joseph Pippen

1920 East Bay Dr
Largo, FL, 33771-2218

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
FLMember in Good Standing198105/07/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Who's WhoWho's Who in American Law -Marquis2009
Outstanding State ChapterHuh O'Brian Youth Foundation1982

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
CEOLaw Offices Joseph F. Pippen Jr.1982 - Present
General ManagerMicroplate,INC1980 - 1982
MANAGEMENTAT&T1969 - 1980

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Suncoast Estate Planning CouncilMember2010 - Present
Partnership for Philanthropic PlanningPresident2009 - Present
Mid County Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
National Association of Planned GivingMember2007 - 2010
Hospice of SuncoastExecutive Council of Planned Giving2007 - Present
Christian Legal SocietyPresident-Tampa-Chapter2000 - Present
Clearwater Bar AssociationMember-Elder Law2000 - Present
St. Petersburg Bar AssociationMember2000 - Present
National Academy of Elder Law AttorneysMember1990 - 2008
American Bar AssociationMember -Advisory Panel1982 - Present
American Bar AssociationSection-Wills, Trust, Probate1982 - Present
Florida BarMember Of Real Property and Estate.. Member of Elder Law Section1981 - 2008

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Estate Of Ann BucyCase completed
Estate Of Evelyn OsterCompleted first year of scholarships.

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Senior Voice NewspaperThree Options In Estate Planning2013
SelfAsk An Attorney(13th ed)-240 pages2008
Tampa Bay MagazineTHREE OPTIONS IN ESTATE PLANNING2007

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Baltimore School of LawN/ALL.B - Bachelor of Laws1975
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State UniversityEconomicsBA - Bachelor of Arts1969

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
World Money ConferenceRetirement/Estate Planning2013
TD BankAsset Protection2013
First Baptist Church at the Mall-LakelandLeaving a Legacy2012
Tampa Bay Pastors ConferenceEstablishing Charitiable Programs In Churches2011
Solivata Conference CenterFlorida Estate Planning/Asset Protection2011
Pathways Senior ConferenceEstate/Tax 2011 Planning2011
National Boardcast of Homekeepers ShopFamily Love Letter/Organization of Estate2011
Multi Church ConferenceAsset Protection2011
Indian Rocks SeniorsEstate & Charitable Planning2011
Calvary Business/Professional LuncheonLeaving your Legacy2011
Forest Hill Woman's AssociationEstate Planning &Asset Protection2010
BAY AREA MINISTERS CONFERENCEESTATE & CHARITABLE GIFT PLANNING2010
St. Petersburg AccountantsEstate Taxes2009
Partnership for Philanthropic PlanningEstate & Charitable Planning2009
Suncoast Hospice-FloridaMedicaid Planning2008
Florida Financial Planners ConferenceAttorneys & Financial Planners Working Together2008