Tim’s estate planning practice is focused on guiding clients through the complicated maze of balancing transfer strategies, wealth preservation, and family values. These are all part of the estate planning process.
Tim is a Combat Veteran, having served in Afghanistan as a member of the West Virginia Air National Guard. Prior to leaving the military, Tim attained the rank of Staff Sergeant. Tim thoroughly enjoys working with Veterans and their families, after his experiences in the military.
Tim received his law degree from Duquesne University School of Law. Having got his Master of Business Administration from the Duquesne University Donahue Graduate School of Business, Tim then received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from West Virginia University, majoring in Finance. Tim is licensed to practice Law in Pennsylvania and West Virginia.
Tim has been seen frequently as a guest on KDKA’s Pittsburgh Today Live, and he has been quoted in several local print publications. For the last several years, Tim was honored to be chosen as a Super Lawyers Rising Star – an award given to less than 2.5% of Tim’s peers. Tim enjoys educating the public about Elder Law and Estate Planning, and he has spoken to thousands of people regarding estate planning. Infact, Tim has averaged more than 50 speaking events per year.
Tim became a Certified Elder Law Attorney* in 2017. A CELA is an attorney specializing in the field of elder law. Moreover, a CELA is required to maintain and improve an attorney’s proficiency with continual practice, and continuing legal education. Becoming certified in elder law, validates a lawyer’s specialty to handle issues that affect senior citizens.
Tim and his wife, Robyn, are raising three beautiful children in their home in Mars, PA.
*Certified as an Elder Law Attorney by the National Elder Law Foundation.