Mr. Petrich, a Mt. Lebanon, PA resident, was the first attorney certified as an... more
Mr. Petrich, a Mt. Lebanon, PA resident, was the first attorney certified as an Elder Law attorney in Western Pennsylvania. This certification was granted by the National Elder Law Foundation to him in 1999. He is presently Of Counsel to Gray Elder Law, a Pittsburgh, PA elder law firm (www.grayelderlaw.com). Mr. Petrich has a B.S. degree in Economics from the University of Pittsburgh, wh... view profile
On several occasions I've tried explaining to my young children what exactly I do... more
On several occasions I've tried explaining to my young children what exactly I do for a living. The legal profession can be difficult for a child to understand, so I started telling them, "I help people understand the rules”. Simply stated, that is all I do. When a client comes to me for help, it is usually because they don’t know how to solve their own problem. I explain the rules, r... view profile
Elder law attorneys and elder care lawyers deal with issues related to elderly and disabled people. They write wills, answer tax questions, and plan strategies for obtaining disability, Social Security, Medicaid, and Medicare payments. Their services are useful for health and long-term care planning, as well as end-of-life planning decisions and instances of elder abuse. Elder law attorneys know what public and private resources may be available for your elderly relatives or for anyone else you know with special needs.
Elder Law Attorneys in cities near South Hills, PA