Baratta & Russell
3500 Reading Way
Huntingdon Valley, PA 19006
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Baratta & Russell
Baratta & Russell is a firm focusing on estate planning, probate, trust administration and elder law issues. Based in Huntingdon Valley, PA, our mission is to provide residents of Huntingdon Valley and surrounding areas with quality estate planning resources, such as assistance with Living Trusts, Wills (simple & complex), Probate, Trust Administration, Powers of Attorney, Living Wills, Irrevocable Trusts, Family Limited Partnerships, and Charitable Giving. When you visit or call our office, we want you to feel comfortable discussing such an important issue concerning both you and your family. We want to arm you with the information you need to make an informed decision about your family's future. Visit our online Estate Planning Information Center to obtain timely, quality information on estate planning and related issues, including complimentary issues of our Special Reports and Estate Planning News articles. Residents of Huntingdon Valley and surrounding areas can register to attend our Estate Planning Seminars.
About Kenneth Russell
Kenneth C. Russell, Jr. (“Ken”) is a founding member of Baratta, Russell and Baratta. Ken focuses his practice on Estate Planning and Administration as well as represents numerous businesses, both large and small, in their legal matters.
Ken was raised in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania and attended Freedom High School, Franklin & Marshall College and Temple Law School. At Temple Law School, he was a member of the Temple Law Review as well as the Moot Court Honor Society. After law school, he began working at Baker & McKenzie in Washington D.C. (which was and continues to be the world’s largest law firm) where he
represented large multinational corporations doing business overseas.
Presently, Ken is active in the Delaware County Chamber of Commerce and worked as solicitor for the Delaware County Chamber of Commerce’s Foundation as well as their for-profit Member’s Services entity. Ken previously held the position of Chairman of SEPAC, which is a state Political Action Committee comprised of three local Chambers of Commerce.
Ken lives with his wife and four children in Drexel Hill, PA. He is a board member of Llanerch Hills Baseball, has coached numerous baseball and softball teams. In 2011, he coached the Llanerch Hills 8 year old team to a Pennsylvania State title.
About the American Academy of Estate Planning Attorneys
The Academy is a national organization dedicated to promoting excellence in estate planning by providing its exclusive membership of attorneys with up-to-date research on estate and tax planning, educational materials, and other important resources to empower them to provide superior estate planning services. The Academy expects members to have at least 36 hours of legal education each year specifically in estate, tax, probate and/or elder law subjects. To ensure this goal is met, the Academy provides over 40 hours of continuing legal education each year. Since 1993, the Academy has also been a highly-regarded and sought-after resource for attorneys and consumers alike, and has been recognized by Consumer Reports, Suze Orman in her book, 9 Steps to Financial Freedom and numerous times by Money Magazine.