Brittany R. Holzer

Brittany is an attorney in the firm’s Business and Finance Group, in which she is a member of the Estates and Trusts, Investment Management, Long Term Care, Real Estate and Medical Marijuana practice groups.  Her practice focuses on estate planning, general corporate advice, and banking transactions.

As a member of the Estates and Trusts group, Brittany works with families and individuals to assist in the development of a complete estate plan, including financial and health care powers of attorney, as well as living wills.  She also works with individuals and health care institutions to assist in guardianship proceedings.  Additionally, in her estate practice, she focuses on special needs planning and medical assistance/long term care planning.

Her general corporate work involves representation of clients with regard to a wide variety of contracts and agreements including merger and acquisition documentation, organizational and formation documentation, and real estate transactions, as well as various other corporate dealings.  Her banking practice involves representation of financial institutions in connection with secured and unsecured credit facilities, ranging from single bank to multi-bank transactions.

As a member of the Investment Management Group, she works with various financial institutions, corporate fiduciaries and advisors regarding regulation, compliance and a broad range of other legal issues.

Areas of Practice:  Business and Corporate, Estates and Trusts, Financial Institutions, Investment Management and Fiduciary Services, Real Estate and Medical Marijuana

Memberships and Activities: Brittany is a member of the American Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, and the Allegheny County Bar Association, as well as an active member of the Estate Planning Council of Pittsburgh. Brittany is also the co-founder and co-host of PGH Women Connecting Women, a monthly networking group for professional women in Pittsburgh. Brittany also has a passion for giving back and getting involved in the community. Such involvement includes being a member of the Children’s Trust through the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation and being on the Board of Directors of the Ladies Hospital Aid Society. Additionally, Brittany has been selected to serve on the Family House Gifting Gala Committee for the last three (3) years and has previously Co-Chaired the Crystal Owl Gala for the Challenge Program, Inc.

Jurisdictions:  Commonwealth of Pennsylvania; U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania

Education and Background: Brittany earned her Juris Doctor from the University of Dayton School of Law and her Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology with a minor in Administration of Justice, with a related concentration in Chemistry from the University of Pittsburgh.

Prior to graduating law school, Brittany was a summer associate at Tucker Arensberg and also interned for three years for the Allegheny County Bar Association’s Juvenile Court Project.  While in Dayton, Brittany also interned with Sherrets Law Offices, a firm specializing in estate planning, trust and probate law.