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We create secure plans to see that your assets are distributed as you intend.

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Estate Planning

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Medicaid Planning & Asset Protection

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Estate Planning

Estate Planning Protects Your Wishes And Your Family

No one wants to think of death or becoming incapacitated. Yet, it is a fact of life. Estate planning empowers you to create conscious, informed decisions and strategies about where your holdings will be allocated when the time comes. Setting up these plans now, while you are able, allows you to have peace of mind.

Secure the future for the ones you care most about. Our estate planning services adapt to your needs so surviving family and friends know how to carry out your final wishes. Our wide range of services covers many aspects of probate, estate and trust law. With our experience and diligence, you will have the mechanisms necessary to secure your wishes and assets.

Serving individuals and families throughout Pittsburgh

A Comprehensive Approach

When you begin to work with our estate planning attorney, you have taken the first step on the right path to a secure future. We take a one-on-one, personalized approach so all your estate planning needs are fulfilled. This comprehensive approach examines the unique characteristics of your estate to set up vital legal instruments that allow your assets to be distributed in the way you intend.

Allocating your assets and holdings after your death or incapacitation is never an easy task. That is why we work closely to ensure your holdings are entrusted to the people and causes that matter most to you. We offer free, one-hour consultations to new and returning clients.

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Kelton Burgess

Meet Kelton Burgess

A Pittsburgh native, Kelton Burgess began his law career as an attorney at one of the area’s premier firms before opening his own practice. He practiced for nearly a decade in San Francisco, California, where he represented athletes, business professionals, famous recording stars and artists, as well as families and individuals from all walks of life. He continues to hold active licenses in both California and Pennsylvania after founding the Law Offices of Kelton M. Burgess, LLC, back in Pittsburgh.

Mr. Burgess is a seasoned attorney who understands the pitfalls and problems associated with poor estate planning, along with the associated frustrations and expenses. He has represented a broad range of clients in disputes involving the administration of trusts and estates, as well as fiduciaries and beneficiaries in controversies concerning the validity, interpretation, and implementation of wills and trusts.

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Military, Law Enforcement And AARP Discounts

Our firm is dedicated to simplifying this entire process while saving money. We are pleased to offer discounts to members of the military and law enforcement. We also discount services for members of AARP.

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