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Kevin Pillion

Practice areas:

Elder Law, Estate Planning, Probate, Military Law

About Me

Kevin Pillion is the Founder of the Life Planning Law Firm in Sarasota, Florida. 


 


Attorney Kevin Pillion received his Juris Doctorate from Georgetown University Law Center and has been practicing law since 1995. He is a member of The Florida Bar, Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants, American Academy of Estate Planning Attorneys, National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Florida Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Life Care Planning Law Firms Association, Veterans Benefits Committee of the Elder Law Section of The Florida Bar, and he is Accredited by the Department of Veterans Affairs. Kevin is licensed to practice law in both Florida and Washington, DC. Kevin is also a Certified Public Accountant with 5 years prior experience working with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in Washington, D.C. In addition, he has worked on cases with Steven Winkelman, a prominent Estate Planning Attorney and former adjunct Professor of Estate Planning at Georgetown University Law Center.


 


In 2003, Kevin reduced his workload so he could care for his elderly parents, living with them part of the year in Cape Cod, Massachusetts, and the other part in Bradenton, Florida. After his parents passed away in 2008, Kevin permanently relocated to Sarasota. 

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1990

  1. Elder Law: 50%
    15 years
  2. Probate: 20%
  3. Estate Planning: 20%
  4. Military Law: 10%

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

12 total 

  • Sammid J Mansoor

    I endorse this lawyer's work. Kevin and and I attended the American Academy of Estate Planning Attorneys Boot Camp and Education Summit together and he has a tremendous grasp of legal concepts, can easily relate scenarios to issues and create equitable solutions for clients. He is a valuable tool for anyone looking to create a comprehensive wealth plan.

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    Sammid Mansoor Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • David Emmanuel Rosen

    Kevin started his career as a CPA which gives him an excellent background in maximizing his client's tax savings. If you are in the Florida area - contact Kevin, he often offers a free consultation.

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    David Rosen Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Life Planning Law Firm, P.A.

1671 Mound Street
Sarasota, FL, 34236

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
FLMember in Good Standing200905/07/2015
DCActive 199205/25/2015
TNInactive201006/13/2015
PAAdministrative Suspension199005/31/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing AttorneyLife Planning Law Firm, P.A.2009 - Present
Private PracticeKevin Pillion, Attorney At Law1995 - 2009
AttorneySecurities and Exchange Commission1990 - 1995
CPAPrivate practice1988 - 1990

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Academy of Florida Elder Law AttorneysMember2011 - Present
Life Care Planning Law Firms AssociationMember2011 - Present
American Academy of Estate Planning AttorneysMember2010 - Present
National Academy of Elder Law AttorneysMember2010 - Present
CPA Elder Planning & Support ServicesMember2010 - Present
Florida Bar, Elder Law SectionMember2009 - Present
Veterans AdministrationAccredited Attorney2008 - Present
District of Columbia BarMember1992 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1990 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
VA BenefitsClient qualified for VA Aid and Attendance
Florida Medicaid ICPAPPROVAL

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Florida CPA TodayAid and Attendance: Exploring an Under-used Veteran's Benefit2013
Florida CPA TodayCPAs: Watch Keepers for Elder Planning2011

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Georgetown University Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor1990
Indiana University of PennsylvaniaBusiness AdministrationAccounting1983

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
27th Annual Accounting ShowElder Planning2012