The Elder Law Offices of Shields & Boris are located throughout the Pittsburgh area. Together our attorneys have over 65 years of legal experience. Don’t wait for a crisis to begin planning for long-term care. Contact The Elder Law Offices of Shields & Boris today!
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Helping families with...
As life expectancies and long term care costs continue to rise, the challenge quickly becomes how to pay for these services.Learn More
A living trust is a very effective tool in estate planning, but it takes expertise on the part of your attorney as well as considerable forethought on your part.Learn More
Estate Administration & Probate
Where do you turn when a loved one dies and you are responsible for administering their estate?Learn More
In-Home And Facility Long Term Care Planning
Facility and At-Home Long-Term Care is another aspect of estate planning focusing primarily on the needs of families and individuals as they age.Learn More
Are you protected from the high costs of nursing home and long term care? You have worked hard all your life and saved for a comfortable retirement.Learn More
Alzheimer’s & Dementia Care Planning Center
Our firm has created the Alzheimer’s & Dementia Care Planning Center as a special division of our practice because dealing with Alzheimer’s Disease has unique challenges.Learn More
Retirement is often an exciting, yet bittersweet time of life. Chances are good that all of your children have left the nest with lives and growing families of their own.Learn More
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We believe everyone has a legacy to protect.
It is our mission to use our experience to protect your legacy from its greatest threats. Whether that threat is from long-term care costs, in-laws, market loss, loss of income or unnecessary legal fees, court costs, insurance expenses, or taxes, we can give you peace of mind that your legacy will be protected.
We combine our unique and time-proven legal, financial, and insurance techniques to protect what you have spent a lifetime building. While proper legal, financial, and insurance techniques are powerful in their own right, when proper legal documents are combined with the right financial and insurance products, they become even more powerful.
Let’s protect your legacy together.Our dedicated staff!
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"We met with Attorney Jim Shields with the law firm Shields and Boris for Estate Planning. From start to finish he was extremely knowledgeable and helpful with all our concerns. My husband and I were very pleased with how he helped protect our family’s assets so we are well positioned with our asset distribution. We highly recommend this practice for your family and business estate planning needs."
"Thank you to Shields & Boris for providing my mom and step dad with estate planing. Jim Shields was knowledgeable and friendly. He gave straight forward answers to their many questions. I would highly recommend Shields and Boris for Estate Planning."
"We had an excellent experience with Shields & Boris. They handled our Estate Planning and answered all our questions in a professional and efficient manner. Everyone was friendly and courteous and we will certainly recommend them to our family and friends."
"My wife and I have had a great experience working with Tom Boris. His advice to us was instrumental in updating our wills and in our estate management. His knowledge, professionalism and concern for us was very reassuring to us."
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