Peter E. Iorio is a shareholder in the Firm’s Estate Planning & Administration of Trusts Group. His practice focuses on estate planning, administration of estates and trusts, taxation, beneficiary representation and business succession planning. Mr. Iorio works out of FLB’s Allentown and Easton offices.
Mr. Iorio counsels Pennsylvania, New Jersey and New York clients to ensure that their estate plans are thoughtfully implemented. He is experienced in the design and execution of estate planning documents including Wills, Trusts, Powers of Attorney, Living Wills and Prenuptial Agreements. He develops individualized estate plans, providing counsel regarding minimization of estate/inheritance, gift, generation-skipping, and income taxes, as well as sophisticated gifting techniques. He is also involved in the administration of estates and trusts, including the implementation of settlement agreements among families to accomplish the final distributions of estate and trusts. He also advises trustees and beneficiaries on trust modifications to minimize or eliminate transfer/income taxes.
Mr. Iorio’s clients include self-employed professionals, executives, schoolteachers, small-business owners, families with minor children, retirees and everyone in-between.
Originally from New Jersey, Mr. Iorio now lives in the Nazareth area with his wife, children and dog, Kona.
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Fitzpatrick Lentz & Bubba, P.C. is pleased to announce that Peter E. Iorio has been named a Shareholder of the Firm. Mr. Iorio is a member of the Firm’s Estate Planning & Administration group. His practice focuses on estate planning, administration of estates and trusts, taxation, beneficiary representation and business succession planning. Mr. Iorio has extensive experience […]
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