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Elizabeth Tarasi

Elizabeth Tarasi

Tarasi & Tarasi P.C. Experience, Integrity & Results
  • Personal Injury, Construction Law, Real Estate Law ...
  • Pennsylvania
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Biography

I have been helping people with the legal issues and claims for 28 years. Injuries, auto accidents, wrongful death, slips & falls, real estate & property issues, condemnation, legal malpractice, business issues, insurance claims, wills & probate, contract disputes, construction claims, real estate developer issues. I want to help. No issue is to big or too small. Call me first. 412-391-7135. I will answer your call.

Practice Areas
    Personal Injury
    Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
    Construction Law
    Construction Contracts, Construction Defects, Construction Liens, Construction Litigation
    Real Estate Law
    Commercial Real Estate, Condominiums, Easements, Eminent Domain, Homeowners Association, Land Use & Zoning, Mortgages, Neighbor Disputes, Residential Real Estate, Water Law
    Energy, Oil & Gas Law
    Utilities
    Insurance Claims
    Bad Faith Insurance, Business Insurance, Disability Insurance, Health Insurance, Life Insurance, Motor Vehicle Insurance, Property Insurance
    Legal Malpractice
    Products Liability
    Drugs & Medical Devices, Motor Vehicle Defects, Toxic Torts
    Nursing Home Abuse
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
    On some matters I take the case on a contingent fee basis
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Pennsylvania
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
shareholder
Tarasi & Tarasi P.C.
- Current
Worked my way through law school and joined the family business. Worked my way through the years to become a shareholder and partner.
Education
Duquesne University School of Law
J.D. (1991) | Law
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Honors: Class representative evening division
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University of Pittsburgh - Pittsburgh
B.A. (1982) | Business
Activities: Women's Basketball full scholarship
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Awards
Exceptional Hearts Award
St James Catholic Grade School
Presidents Volunteer service Award
The Presidents Volunteer Service Council
Inducted into Hall
Quaker Valley Sports Hall of Fame
Professional Associations
American Association for Justice
member
Current
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Allegheny County Bar Association
member
- Current
Activities: Civil Rules Committee
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Pennsylvania Association for Justice
member
- Current
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Wesern Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers
member
- Current
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Speaking Engagements
American Government Today, Penn State Beaver, Penn State Beaver Campus
Pennsylvania State University - Beaver
End Distracted Driving, Yough High school, Yough High School
PAJ
Certifications
AV Rated
Martindale -Hubble
Websites & Blogs
Website
Tarasi & Tarasi P.C.
Legal Answers
201 Questions Answered
Q. I want to buy land of someone who is deceased through a probate lawyer.
A: You need to make an offer in writing. The estate will accept the offer in writing. It is a good idea to retain an attorney to assist you with the closing on the property. It is a good idea to get title insurance.
Q. My father in law died in Oct. He owned a home had a life insurance policy and a union pension. No will help?
A: You will need to open an estate. You may contact me at emt@tarasilaw.com you’ll need to open the estate, name an administrator, get short certificates, advertise the estate, file the necessary probate forms, sell/transfer title of the property, file an inheritance tax return and pay the inheritance tax. You see there are quite a few steps in the process.
Q. I want to buy a piece of property that has back taxes owed on it. who is responsible to pay those taxes. Thank you.
A: The owner of the property. The taxes will be paid at the closing.
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Contact & Map
Tarasi & Tarasi P.C.
510 Third Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Telephone: (412) 391-7135
Fax: (412) 471-2673