Carolyn E. Hartle

Attorney in Hermitage, PA

Carolyn E. Hartle is the founding member of the Hartle Elder Law Practice, LLC. Mrs. Hartle's practice concentrates on elder law, estate planning, Medicaid planning, estate and trust administration, and special needs planning. Mrs. Hartle's practice also consists of addressing issues concerning nursing homes, elder abuse, and other concerns of the elder population.

Mrs. Hartle graduated from Loyola University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois in 1993, cum laude, with a B.A. in English and history. She received her J.D. from Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1996 However, she attended the University of Pittsburgh's School of Law her last year of law school due to the numerous elder law courses offered at said institution.

After graduating from law school, Mrs. Hartle joined the law firm of Ekker, Kuster & McConnell, now known as Ekker, Kuster, McConnell & Epstein, LLP, as an associate where she remained until July of 2002 when she joined the law firm of Lewis and Ristvey, P.C. Mrs. Hartle was affiliated with the law firm of Lewis and Ristvey, P.C. until August of 2012 when she started the Hartle Elder Law Practice, LLC.

Mrs. Hartle has been admitted to the practice of law in Pennsylvania and is a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association, the American Bar Association, and the Mercer County Bar Association. In 2009 and 2010, she served as the Treasurer of the Mercer County Bar Association. In addition, she is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, the Pennsylvania Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, and the Pennsylvania Bar Association's Elder Law Section. She also speaks regularly at senior centers, as well as healthcare and community groups on estate planning, estate administration, and elder law issues. In addition, beginning in January of 2010 and continuing to the present, Mrs. Hartle writes a monthly article in the "Life & Times: A Magazine With Senior Flair."

855-568-4468
Client Rating N/A help_info
Submit a client review

Peer Rating N/A help_info

Areas of Law

  • Estate Planning and Estate Administration
  • Federal Estate and Gift Tax Planning
  • Medicaid Planning
  • Medicare
  • Guardianships
  • Entitlement Programs
  • Disability Planning
  • Retirement Benefits
  • Age Discrimination
  • Elder Abuse/Neglect
  • Housing Options
  • Long Term Care Financing
  • Medical Decision-Making

 

Experience & Credentials

Position

Member

Admission Details

Admitted in 1999, Pennsylvania

Law School Attended

Temple University
Class of 1997
J.D.

University Attended

Loyola University of Chicago
Class of 1993
B.A.
English, cum laude

Birth Information

Born in 1971
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, March 27, 1971

Contact Information

Phone

(724) 962-3606 Call Now

Email

Send email to Carolyn E. Hartle


Office Information
Carolyn E. Hartle
Member
 1621 Dutch Lane, Unit 102,
Hermitage, PA 16148

Loading...


About Client Rating
About Peer Rating

Welcome to Martindale-Hubbell® Client Review, a new ratings service that allows you to view and provide feedback on a lawyer or law firm on service and relationship qualities such as Communication Ability, Responsiveness, Quality of Service, and Value for Money.

Determining a Rating

The Client Review Rating is determined through aggregation of validated responses. This compilation of Client Reviews translates to a numerical rating and associate descriptive term on a scale of 1 -5. 1 being lowest as "Rated" and 5 being highest as "Preeminent".

  • 4.5-5.0 Preeminent
  • 3.0-4.4 Distinguished
  • 1-2.9 Rated

Martindale-Hubbell uses a third-party resource to validate that the respondent is a living person, but cannot confirm the lawyer/client relationship, which in many cases is confidential. Clients must affirm that they are a client of the lawyer or firm identified for review at the time of the completed Client Review.

The Reviewers

Those who complete Client Reviews are clients of law firms who hired a lawyer within the last year, whose matter is not pending, and want to share their experience of that lawyer or law firm with other potential clients. Reviewers can be of any type from in-house counsel, corporate executives, small business owners to private individuals, and even sometimes another lawyer in a different jurisdiction.

Anonymity

Client Reviews are anonymous and reviewers' identities are not published; however a summary of basic demographics will be part of the display of responses.

Why do we collect demographics as part of the review?

Those who are researching a lawyer or law firm like to see that there are other clients who might be "like them". This is valuable information contributing to the decision-making process of hiring a lawyer.

Martindale-Hubbell's role

Martindale-Hubbell facilitates the process of Client Review by gathering responses, validating them and aggregating results for display online. The content of the responses are entirely from reviewers, the clients of the firm or lawyer.

It is important to note that Martindale-Hubbell does not undertake to develop Client Reviews for all firms and lawyers. Therefore, the fact that a firm or lawyer has not been reviewed should not be construed unfavorably. Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome and Martindale-Hubbell accepts no responsibility for the content or accuracy of any review over which Martindale-Hubbell exercises no editorial review or control.