Attorney Profile:

Richard S. Scott

Richard S. Scott: Attorney with Leech Tishman

Biography

Richard S. Scott (Dick) is highly regarded for his experience in estate planning and administration. A partner and member of the firm's Estates & Trusts Practice Group, Dick merged his well-established estate planning/administration practice with Leech Tishman in 1999, bringing with him more than 35 years of estate-related legal experience.

Dick is a Martindale-Hubbell AV Peer Review Rated Attorney and is featured in the Probate and Estate Planning Section of the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers. He is a member of the Pennsylvania and Allegheny County Bar Associations, and serves on their probate and trust law sections. He is also a member and past board member of the Pittsburgh Estate Planning Council.

A long-standing volunteer with non-profit organizations serving the disabled (ACHIEVA [formerly ARC - Allegheny], ARC-PA, ARC-US and the Easter Seals), Dick is well known in the community for his estate planning work for people with disabilities and their families. He recently played a lead role in creating The Family Trust, a non-profit organization that provides estate planning and fiduciary services to families of people with disabilities.

Professional Memberships

Pennsylvania Bar Association (Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section)

Allegheny County Bar Association (Probate and Trust Law Section)

Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers (Probate and Estate Planning Section)

Professional Accolades

Martindale-Hubbell AV Peer Review Rated Attorney

Pittsburgh Planned Giving Council Allied Professional of the Year (2011)

Community Involvement

ACHIEVA

ARC-PA

ARC-US

Easter Seals

Estate Planning Council of Pittsburgh (Member and Past Board Member)

The Family Trust

Areas of Practice (1)

  • Estates & Trusts

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
412.261.1600 x 232  Phone
www.leechtishman.com
University Attended:
Princeton University, B.A., cum laude, 1964
Law School Attended:
University of Pittsburgh School of Law, J.D., 1967
Year of First admission:
1967
Admission:
1967, Pennsylvania
ISLN:
903891965

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0
  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

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