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Estate Planning

Pennsylvania Legacy Planning Lawyers

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You’ve spent your life building a legacy, and you want to make sure that legacy goes to your spouse, children, or other loved ones — not the IRS.  Estate taxes are higher than you might think, and the larger your estate, the more substantial these taxes become. The last thing you want is for your […]

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Pet Trust Attorney in Pennsylvania

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We understand the deep bond you share with your beloved pet. They sure do bring you unconditional love, companionship, and joy you can’t quite find anywhere else. In fact, recent reports indicate that pet owners tend to have lower blood pressure and heart rate, better mental health, and lower risk of heart disease with 95% […]

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Why Would You Need a Probate Attorney Near Philadelphia PA?

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A probate attorney can provide valuable insight into the probate process in Philadelphia. Due to their knowledge of the law and courtroom experience, they bring a wealth of knowledge and insight to the table, understanding the intricacies of the legal system and the specificities of probate law in Pennsylvania. A probate attorney can help you […]

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Pennsylvania Trusts: How to Set Up and Leverage Trusts Effectively

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Trusts are a powerful tool for managing wealth and protecting assets, and within the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, they offer their own unique advantages and guidelines. This article aims to demystify the process of setting up and leveraging trusts in Pennsylvania. Whether you are considering a trust for estate planning, tax benefits, or safeguarding your assets, […]

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Pennsylvania Estate Planning and Taxes

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Pennsylvania estate law directly impacts how assets are distributed after death and the amount of taxes owed—goals of estate planning can be the consideration of limiting tax liability of an estate while providing for a smooth transfer of assets to heirs and beneficiaries, minimizing disputes and ensuring the fulfillment of the deceased’s wishes. The impact […]

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How To Close or Settle An Estate in PA

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When a loved one passes away, settling their estate often falls to the surviving family members. This can be a challenging and overwhelming process, especially during what is already a time of grief and loss. It’s a period filled with emotional turmoil, and the added responsibility of dealing with legal and financial matters can add […]

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How to Avoid Probate in Pennsylvania

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Tools to Avoid Probate in Pennsylvania Many people want to avoid probate because it can be time-consuming and expensive. Probate is the legal process that validates and executes a deceased person’s will. It can take months or even years to finalize, during which beneficiaries may not have access to the assets. Plus, probate comes with […]

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Selling Your Inherited Home: Five Tips for a Smooth Transaction

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Inheriting your parents’ home can be an emotional and financial responsibility. As an adult child faced with this situation, you want to ensure a smooth and successful sale of the property while avoiding potential pitfalls along the way. In this article, we will outline the essential steps you need to take, share real-life cases from […]

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Why Do Prenuptial Agreements Have Such A Bad Reputation?

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Prenuptial Agreements: Navigating the Myths and Recognizing Their Value You’re on the path to marrying the love of your life. While planning for your future together, it’s crucial to consider all aspects of your upcoming marriage, including the financial. This is where a prenuptial agreement comes into play. But why is there such a cloud […]

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Client Testimonials

Here's what our clients have to say about working with us. Please note, results may vary based on individual circumstances.

Melinda Previtera, Esq. came highly recommended to our family. Her knowledge base, professionalism, and compassion paved the way for a successful outcome. Melinda is efficient, detailed, and informative. She helps manage expectations, and postures her client for a fair and equitable result. We are happy to recommend Melinda!

Jennifer A.

My experience was very good. Everyone was professional and attentive to my needs, keeping me updated every step of the way. I couldn’t ask for a better result, highly recommended.

David R.

My marriage life has been a hell for me for the past four years until I decided to put an end to what has to be ended. Choosing a lawyer was another additional stressful part of the long process. I’m so glad that I’ve found the right one for me at Petrelli Previtera. Life isn’t always fair, but at least having her in my corner, felt even better. I couldn’t recommend her highly enough!

Caitlin B.

Serving Clients at the Following Locations

Bethesda4800 Hampden Lane, Suite 200 Bethesda MD 20814(301) 234-7409view details
Maryland5425 Wisconsin Ave Chevy Chase, MD 20815(301) 889-8085view details
ChicagoTwo Prudential Plaza 180 North Stetson Suite 3500 Chicago, IL 60601(312) 252-2085view details
Schaumburg1750 E. Golf Rd, Suite 382 Schaumburg, IL 60173(630) 491-9670view details
Texas500 W 2nd St Suite 1900 Austin, TX 78701(512) 883-1684view details
Washington DC1717 K Street NW, Suite 900 Washington DC 20006(202) 519-0366view details
Denver7900 E. Union Ave. Suite 1100, Denver, CO 80237(720) 821-6440view details
Princeton475 Wall St, Suite 214, Princeton, NJ 08540 Meeting Location: By Appointment Only (609) 917 9560 view details
Linwood210 New Road #15 Linwood, NJ 08221 Meeting Location: By Appointment Only (609) 375-0351 view details
Parsippany8 Campus Dr, Parsippany, NJ 07054 Meeting Location: By Appointment Only (973) 310-5320 view details
Philadelphia1845 Walnut Street 19th Floor Philadelphia, PA 19103(215) 523-6900view details
Montgomery County516 DeKalb Street Suite C Norristown, PA 19401(610) 924-2870view details
Doylestown123 N Broad Street, Doylestown, PA 18901(267) 938-4480view details
Abington1147 Easton Road, Abington PA 19001(610) 890-4833view details
West Chester203 W. Chestnut St., Suite 204
West Chester, PA. 19380
(610) 431-4012view details
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