As a member of the firm’s Business, Securities, and Tax Practice Group, as well as... more
As a member of the firm’s Business, Securities, and Tax Practice Group, as well as its Estate Planning and Administration Practice Group, I focus my practice on transactional issues. My practice in the area of business law includes: entity formation for both profit and non-profit organizaitons, structural questions, and general counsel. As I have experience in estate planning and business law a... view profile
I have represented thousands of businesses and high net worth individuals during my... more
I have represented thousands of businesses and high net worth individuals during my career as a lawyer and CPA. I have helped plan hundreds of business successions for a diverse group of clients, including entrepreneurs engaged in manufacturing, oil & gas, timber, publishing and other industries in more than 15 states. I began my career as a CPA with Ernst & Young in Pittsburgh from 1990 to 199... view profile
"Estate" is the legal term used to define your property and money—basically, everything that belongs to you. Estate planning attorneys tell you different strategies you can use to transfer your belongings after you die. By planning your estate, you can maximize its value by minimizing taxes and eliminating court costs and interference. Estate planning attorneys also help you control and protect your estate during your lifetime, by writing documents that allow you to transfer property and money to children, charities, or others in a way you desire.