SEYMOUR A. SIKOV
November 2, 1924 - January 16, 2013
As some of you may already be aware, our founder and senior partner, Seymour A. Sikov, Esquire, also known as “Sy”, passed away on Wednesday, January 16th. We miss his strength, his sharp legal mind and his smile. His obituary may be found on his Attorney Profile Page. All of us at Sikov and Love want to honor his memory by our continuing commitment to our current and future clients in the fields of elder law, estate planning and estate administration, as well as Orphans’ Court litigation and guardianships. Our lawyers and staff stand ready to assist you.
Elder Law — Pittsburgh Lawyers With Experience
Elder law encompasses the many concerns that people face as they grow older. These concerns include health care, long term care, estate issues and planning for the future.
People of virtually any age can benefit from the elder law services offered by our firm. From our offices in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the law firm of Sikov and Love, P.A., provides elder law services to individuals and families throughout Western Pennsylvania. Since 1952, we have set the standard for quality legal services.
Do you have questions about elder law? Pittsburgh attorneys at our firm are ready to answer your questions. Contact our law firm to arrange a consultation.
Our community involvement is strong. We are or have been board members, chairpersons, presidents and officers for many local organizations.
Our Elder Law Practice
We provide comprehensive elder law services that address a full range of legal issues facing people as they grow older. If you are concerned about a loved one needing long term care, nursing home care or in-home care — now or years from now — we can help you plan on how to pay for these services, or for Medicaid eligibility.
Our elder law and estate planning services also include:
- Preparation of wills, trusts, powers of attorney and living wills
- Asset protection advice and planning
- Guardianships or special needs trusts for incapacitated individuals or those with special needs
- Creation of irrevocable burial trusts to prepay for a future funeral
- Response to various crisis situations as they arise
- Representation in probate and estate administration matters
- Orphans' court litigation in contested estate or trust situations
- Advice concerning Veterans Administration benefits and how they can help to cover long term care costs
Accomplished Pennsylvania Estate Planning and Wills Attorneys
Carol Sikov Gross, Esquire, is one of the few Certified Elder Law Attorneys (CELA) in Western Pennsylvania. Thomas J. Dempsey, Jr., Esquire is a well-respected and long-time Orphans Court trial lawyer. Please contact our Pennsylvania estate planning, estate administration and Orphans Court lawyers at Sikov and Love, P.A., to discuss your concerns and plans for the future.