Stefanie Pate is an associate in the firm's Estates & Trusts Practice Group.
As part of the Estates & Trusts Practice Group, Stefanie assists in the preparation of simple and complex wills, living wills and powers of attorney, estate planning and administration, trust preparation/planning/administration, guardianship planning and administration, and the development of lifetime gifting programs and estate litigation.
Prior to joining Leech Tishman, Stefanie was an Associate Trust Advisor with PNC Wealth Management, where she provided trust and estate administration and relationship management services to high net worth clients. Stefanie was also employed as a Regulatory Compliance Specialist at Siemens Industry, Inc. where she assisted in the review, investigation and remediation of compliance cases and conducted pre and post-merger and acquisition due diligence.
Stefanie obtained a law degree from the Duquesne University School of Law. During her time in law school, Stefanie served as Editor-in-Chief of the Duquesne Business Law Journal, and also worked as a Production Editor. Stefanie received the CALI Excellence for the Future Award for earning the highest grade in Land Use Planning and received an award for Outstanding Oral Advocate.
PNC Wealth Management
Siemens Industry, Inc.
Pennsylvania Bar Association
Allegheny County Bar Association
Pittsburgh Urban Magnet Project (PUMP)
Duquesne Business Law Journal (Editor-in-Chief; Production Editor)
Western Pennsylvania Humane Society (Volunteer)
Greater Pittsburgh Literacy Council (Literacy Tutor)