Ilene H. Fingeret

Ilene H. Fingeret: Attorney with Fingeret Law
  • Senior Attorney at Fingeret Law (2 Attorneys)
  • Four Gateway Center, Suite 2200, 444 Liberty Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
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Biography

Ms. Fingeret is an attorney in Pittsburgh, PA with more than 15 years of experience in the area of estates and trusts. She can assess the individual needs of your family and develop an estate plan suited to your personal and financial situation. Ms. Fingeret’s services include the preparation and management of special needs trusts.

Many families have elderly parents who will need care. Ms. Fingeret helps clients prepare to meet that challenge effectively while preserving family assets.

Ms. Fingeret is well versed in all areas of estate planning and administration. She has handled multimillion-dollar estates through probate, tax preparation and distribution of the assets to the beneficiaries.

Ms. Fingeret’s practice in Orphans’ Court includes litigation of will contests and the representation of trust beneficiaries.

Contact Ilene Fingeret todayTo discuss your specific needs and to find out how our attorneys can help you, please call us at Fingeret Law at 412.281.8222 or contact us online. We have served the Greater Pittsburgh community for more than 40 years in the practice areas of elder law, medical assistance planning, estates, trusts and guardianships. We travel to clients.

Member: Executive Committee, University of Pittsburgh Chapter of the Americans Inns of Court; Board of Directors, University of Pittsburgh School of Law. Chair of Local and National Agency Funding Committee of the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh. Board of Directors of Musagim.



(Also Of Counsel, Strassburger McKenna Gutnick & Potter)

Areas of Practice (12)

  • Elder Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Estate Administration
  • Orphans Court Practice
  • Medicaid Planning
  • Wills
  • Trust Law
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Living Wills
  • Special Needs Trusts
  • Guardianships
  • VA Benefits

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
412-254-8533  Phone
412 281-8013  Fax
www.fingeretlaw.com
University Attended:
Boston University, B.S., 1968; University of Pittsburgh, M.Ed., 1976
Law School Attended:
J.D., 1986
Year of First admission:
1986
Admission:
1986, Pennsylvania; Pennsylvania Supreme Court; U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania; 2004, U.S. Supreme Court
Memberships:
Allegheny County and Pennsylvania Bar Associations; National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys; Pennsylvania Association of Elder Law Attorneys.
Special Agencies:
National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys; Pennsylvania Association of Elder Law Attorneys.
Birth Information:
New York, N.Y., November 8, 1946
ISLN:
907430290
Hobbies & interests:
Golf, travel, cooking
Payment Information:
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Peer Reviews

    • 4.9/5.0 (18)
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      5.0/5.0 by a Staff Lawyer on 05/25/12 in General Practice on 05/25/12

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      5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 05/22/12 in Aged and Aging on 05/22/12

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      5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 05/17/12 in Estate Planning on 05/17/12

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      5.0/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 05/15/12 in Aged and Aging on 05/15/12

      Besides being an experienced and highly capable attorney, Ilene brings compassion and human understanding to the practice of law. I highly recommend her.

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      Besides being an experienced and highly capable attorney, Ilene brings compassion and human understanding to the practice of law. I highly recommend her.

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      5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 05/15/12 in General Practice on 05/15/12

      Ilene and I have been friends for about 20 years. During the past 15 years, we have both been members of the Medicaid Discussion Group. We meet once a month. There are ei...

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      Ilene and I have been friends for about 20 years. During the past 15 years, we have both been members of the Medicaid Discussion Group. We meet once a month. There are eight members of the group. Ilene's participation in the group discussions of law, regulations and specific cases, makes clear that she is an expert in the Elder Law field.

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    • Ilene H. Fingeret

      5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 05/07/12 in Guardianship on 05/07/12

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      5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 05/07/12 in Estate Administration on 05/07/12

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      5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 05/07/12 in Estate Planning on 05/07/12

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    • Ilene H. Fingeret

      5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 04/30/12 in Estate Planning on 04/30/12

      My firm and I have consulted with Attorney Fingeret on several matters, and have found her services to be invaluable. She dedicates excellent work to both clients and co...

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      My firm and I have consulted with Attorney Fingeret on several matters, and have found her services to be invaluable. She dedicates excellent work to both clients and colleagues.

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