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Kevin Pillion

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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

  1. Elder Law: 50%
    25 years
  2. Estate Planning: 35%
    25 years
  3. Probate: 15%
    25 years

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • David Ashley Haenel

    This attorney knows how to properly plan for long-term care and how to plan our clients estates so they can preserve their assets. His firm is also skilled at helping people qualify for public benefits such as Medicaid and Veterans benefits.

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  • David Michael Goldman

    Keven has demonstrated his knowledge of Florida Probate by his thoughtful and complete answers on AVVO. If you are looking for a probate attorney in his area, you might consider talking with him about your situation.

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    David Goldman Elder law Attorney
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Contact info

Life Planning Law Firm, P.A.

1671 Mound Street
Sarasota, FL, 34236

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
FLMember in Good Standing200906/20/2016
DCActive 199207/10/2016
PAActive199004/02/2016
TNInactive201008/18/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top Attorney - Elder LawAvvo2015
Clients' Choice AwardAvvo2015
Top Attorney - Elder LawAvvo2014
Clients' Choice AwardAvvo2014
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
Life Care Planning Law Firms AssociationMember2011 - Present
Academy of Florida Elder Law AttorneysMember2011 - Present
American Academy of Estate Planning AttorneysMember2010 - Present
CPA Elder Planning & Support ServicesMember2010 - Present
National Academy of Elder Law AttorneysMember2010 - Present
Florida Bar, Elder Law SectionMember2009 - Present
Veterans AdministrationAccredited Attorney2008 - Present
Florida Institute of Certified Public AccountantsMember2008 - 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