The Estate Planning and Administration Department at Ekker, Kuster, McCall & Epstein, LLP is focused on helping people throughout Western Pennsylvania with their estate plans. We also assist surviving family members of the deceased with wills and trusts, inheritance and estate taxes, and with the distribution of estate assets.

Preparing an estate can be complicated and confusing. That is why it is important to seek counsel from an experienced legal professional who will help you understand the process and ensure you take all the necessary steps.

Our support staff is very knowledgeable and works diligently to help people with their estate planning and administration needs quickly and efficiently. They naturally treat every client with the respect and care he/she deserves and provides personal attention and guidance throughout the entire legal process. Our estate planning includes:

  • Providing for the disposition of assets to avoid probate, reduce tax consequences and attorneys fees
  • Preparing for medical and other emergency situations
  • Advising on all aspects of estate planning, including wills, living trusts, trusts, family limited partnerships, powers of attorney, advance directives for healthcare, medicare planning and all other necessary documents

By order of Governor Tom Wolf, our office is required to be closed to the public, and we are prohibited by law from receiving clients or visitors at our offices. However, our attorneys and staff continue are working and will continue to meet our clients’ needs. Please reach out to your attorney by email or phone, or if you are a prospective new client, please call 724-981-2000 or email lawyers@ekmelaw.com, and we will respond to you within one (1) business day. If you have documents for your attorney, email or facsimile to 724-981-2007, but you may also use the temporary drop box found at our rear entrance.