Legal Services

Robert J. Stern wins the Justice William J. Brennan Jr. Award for solo practitioner from Philadelphia VIP at its Awards Ceremony on September 26, 2019.  The award reads as follows:

“Robert first partnered with VIP in 2019, and, since re-connecting with us last year, has taken on a number of complicated cases with gusto.  He is a skilled multitasker, undaunted by working on multiple probate cases at once.  He excels at issue-spotting and navigating sticky situations for his clients, and his responsiveness and thoroughness place him among VIP’s most reliable volunteers.  Through his pro bono service, Robert is helping address and area of critical need for legal services.”


           Robert J. Stern brings over five decades of legal experience to bear on his practice, which focuses on trusts and estates, nonprofit corporations, and other areas.  He is committed to client satisfaction and responsiveness at a reasonable cost, as indicated by lifelong relationships with his clients.   His areas of expertise include:

Wills, Trusts, and Personal Planning
Administration of Estates and Trusts
Taxes related to Estates and Trusts
Nonprofit & Religious Organizations

Private Foundations
Tax-Exempt Organizations

Real Estate

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