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Scott Richard Sanderson

Wills and living wills Attorney at Archbald, PA

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  • Licensed for 14 years
    State PA
    Acquired 2009
    Status
    Active No misconduct found

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About Scott

Learn Scott’s areas of practice.

5
Practice areas
  1. Wills and living wills
    30%

  2. Real estate
    25%
    Licensed Pennsylvania Title Agent. Licensed title, escrow and closing agent for buyers, sellers and lenders in commercial and residential transactions. Residential, commercial and industrial sales agreements, closings, deeds, leases, easements, tax assessment appeals, quiet title actions, boundary disputes, etc.

  3. Probate
    20%

  4. Business
    15%

  5. Divorce and separation
    10%

ATTORNEY SCOTT R. SANDERSON was admitted to the practice of law in 2009 and concentrates in the areas of Estate Planning, Estate & Trust Administration, Real Estate & Title and Corporate/Business Law. Attorney Sanderson is a graduate of Widener University School of Law and was a recipient of a Widener Law Merit Scholarship for his academic achievements. While attending Widener School of Law, Attorney Sanderson was awarded the American Jurisprudence Award in Employment Discrimination Law. He was also named to the Widener University School of Law Dean’s Honors List during the Fall of 2006 and the Spring of 2009. Additionally, he graduated from Seton Hall University in 2005 where he was a recipient of a golf scholarship and served as golf team captain. While at Seton Hall, Attorney Sanderson was twice named to the All-Big East Conference Academic Team. He is a member of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, the United States Tax Court, the Lackawanna County Bar Association, the Luzerne County Bar Association, the United States Middle District Court of Pennsylvania, and the American Bar Association.

In 2012, Attorney Sanderson was licensed as a Pennsylvania Resident Title Agent. Attorney Sanderson’s extensive knowledge in real estate & property law is complemented by his membership in the Pennsylvania Land Title Association. Since 2013,  Attorney Sanderson has served as a member of the Planning Committee for the John Heinz Allied Services Autism Classic, which raises funds for pediatric autism patients.

Attorney Sanderson was selected as a Pennsylvania Super Lawyers - Rising Star in both 2020 and 2021 by Super Lawyers and Philadelphia Magazine.  In 2016, Attorney Sanderson was selected and received an invitation to become a member of Best Attorneys of America, a national publication. 

Attorney Sanderson is in practice with his father, John P. Sanderson, Jr., Esquire and his brother, John P. Sanderson, III, Esquire, and is happily married to his wife, Kimberly. Attorney Sanderson resides in Roaring Brook, Pennsylvania with his wife, Kimberly and son, Scott II.

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Location

The Sanderson Law Firm
Sanderson Building
1 Terrace Drive
Archbald, PA, 18447

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Cost

Rates
  • Free Consultation 30 minutes
  • Retainer Sometimes
Payment methods
Cash, Check

Resume

AVVO RATING 7.9 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • Pennsylvania Attorney - Title Agent
  • Sanderson Abstract, LLC
  • 2012 - Present
  • Attorney
  • The Sanderson Law Firm
  • 2009 - Present
  • Legal Intern
  • Law Offices of Sanderson & Sanderson
  • 2008 - 2009

Education

  • Widener University School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2009
  • Seton Hall University
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 2005

Associations

  • John Heinz/Allied Services Autism Classic
  • Planning Committee Member
  • 2013 - Present
  • Pennsylvania Land Title Association
  • Attorney Member
  • 2012 - Present
  • Lackawanna Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2009 - Present
  • Luzerne County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2009 - Present
  • United States Tax Court
  • Member
  • 2009 - Present
  • Lackawanna Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division
  • Member
  • 2009 - Present
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2009 - Present
  • American Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2009 - Present
  • United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania
  • Member
  • 2009 - Present
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • Member
  • 2009 - Present
  • American Bar Association, Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Section
  • Member
  • 2009 - Present
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Pennsylvania Super Lawyer - Rising Star
  • Pennsylvania Super Lawyers
  • 2021
  • Pennsylvania Super Lawyer - Rising Star
  • Pennsylvania Super Lawyers
  • 2020
  • Lifetime Member - Best Attorneys of America
  • Rue Ratings' Best Attorneys of America
  • 2016
  • Premier 100 Trial Attorneys - Pennsylvania
  • National Academy of Jurisprudence
  • 2016
  • Jurisprudence Award for Employment Discrimination Law
  • Widener University School of Law
  • 2009
  • All-Big East Conference Academic Honors Team
  • Big East Conference
  • 2005
  • All-Big East Conference Academic Honors Team
  • Big East Conference
  • 2004
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Speaking Engagements

  • Estate Planning Conversation Project
  • Estate & Tax Planning
  • 2017
  • Financial and Estate Planning Seminar - MVCM
  • Elder Law - Long Term Care Planning
  • 2012
  • Nationwide Annuities - Estate and Financial Planning Conference
  • Advanced Estate & Tax Planning Techniques
  • 2011
  • Franklin Templeton Investments - Financial Planning Seminar
  • Tax Law and Estate Planning 2012 Update
  • 2011
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Archbald Wills and living wills Lawyer Scott Richard Sanderson
Scott Richard Sanderson
Wills and living wills Attorney
Archbald, PA
Licensed for 14 years
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