COVID-19 ANNOUNCEMENT: Our firm is dedicated to following all state guidelines and precautions to keep everyone safe. Our Butler, Franklin, and Greenville offices remain fully operational and open to the public. Our Cranberry Township and Erie offices may have limited access and availability so please call ahead.

If you are not comfortable meeting in person, call our office or click the button below to schedule a phone consultation with one of our attorneys.

What Happens When No One Wants to Be an Executor?

Those who create comprehensive estate plans will appoint an executor to carry out their estate as they would have intended upon their passing. Essentially, the executor's job is to ensure that the decedent's estate is distributed properly to beneficiaries. Unfortunately, there are times where individuals do not create estate plans,…
Read More

Estate Planning Checklist | Critical Estate Planning Documents

As you know, it is critical to have an estate plan in place that will help both you and your family continue your lives with peace of mind. There are various facets to a comprehensive estate plan, which can make creating one seem like a daunting task. However, this does…
Read More

Estate Planning for the New Year in PA | What You Need to Know

Many people throughout the United States have established various New Year's resolutions. While creating an estate plan may not have crossed your mind, you should absolutely make it part of your resolution to do so sooner, rather than later. Please continue reading and speak with our Pennsylvania estate planning attorneys…
Read More

Estate Planning for Millennials in Pennsylvania | What You Should Know

Creating an estate plan is something that everyone should do in their lifetime. Estate plans protect far more than assets, which is something every millennial should understand, as many millennials use "not having many assets" as their primary reason for neglecting to create an estate plan. The truth is, no…
Read More

What You Need to Know About Advance Healthcare Directives in Pennsylvania

Of course, planning for incapacitation isn't at the top of anyone's list, in terms of things they truly want to do. However, planning for this should be at the top of the list regarding things you should do. Unfortunately, oftentimes, many people will fail to do so and it creates a complicated…
Read More

What Should I Bring to My Initial Consultation With an Estate Planning Attorney?

If you are ready to create your estate plan, you are most likely wondering what you should bring to your initial consultation with your attorney. This is why below, we have created a brief list addressing this question. Read on and reach out to our experienced Pennsylvania estate planning attorneys…
Read More

Estate Planning & Probate

Whether you’re looking to secure your family’s future, protect a loved one’s assets or provide a loved one with the financial assistance he or she needs to afford long-term care, we are committed to serving your needs. We consistently offer creative and effective solutions to your most complex and sensitive estate planning needs and help your wishes come to fruition through our probate service.

Learn More

Elder Law, Medicaid Planning & Asset Protection

Everybody’s life is full of both expected and unexpected challenges. With our experience with elder law issues, we can help you enjoy the later years and retain full control over decisions that directly impact you. The attorneys at Heritage Elder Law & Estate Planning view every challenge as an opportunity. We can help you or your loved one today.

Read Our Recent Blog Posts