Timothy J. Witt

Partner

Tim dedicates his practice primarily to planning and administering estates, business formation, commercial and real estate transactions, and tax law. Tim also counsels clients on asset protection and preservation, including within the contexts of tax and long term care planning.

Tim also possesses a wealth of knowledge and experience in the area of municipal law as he serves as the solicitor for several municipalities in the region.

• Fayette County Bar Association

• Pennsylvania Bar Association

• Allegheny Central Employees Federal Credit Union, Director

• Carnegie Free Library of Connellsville, Trustee

• Faith Bible Church, Deacon

• Connellsville Festival Association, Director

• City Mission-Living Stones, Inc., Counsel

• Uniontown Hospital, Medical Ethics Committee, Member

Publications

• Individuals and Inheritance Taxes: A Praxeological Examination of Pennsylvania’s Inheritance Tax, 114 Penn St. L. Rev 1105 (2010)

• Two Sides of the Same Coin: The Implications of Hodel v. Irving on Pennsylvania’s Inheritance Tax, 3:1 Grove City College Journal of Law and Public Policy, 69 (2012)

 

 

Solicitorships

• Fayette County

• City of Connellsville

• Borough of Dunbar

• Borough of South Connellsville

• Dunbar Township

• South Connellsville Municipal Authority

• Pleasant Valley Water Authority

• Connellsville Redevelopment Authority

• Mount Pleasant Zoning Hearing Board

• Scottdale Zoning Hearing Board

 

Practice Areas

• Estate Administration

• Estate/Trust Planning

• Elder Law

• Municipal Law

• Real Estate

• Business Law

• Bankruptcy

 

Education

Penn State University, Dickinson School of Law, J.D., Summa Cum Laude

CALI Excellence for the Future Awards in Constitutional Law, Family Law, Legal History, Legal Writing, Research & Analysis, and State and Local Tax; Public Interest Advocate Certificate; Sidney D. Kline Memorial Scholarship

Grove City College, B.A., Magna Cum Laude

Majors – History and Political Science

Minors – Economics and Sociology

 

Admissions

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

United States District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania