Matthew D. Gilbert joined Gadsden Schneider & Woodward LLP in August 2021 and became a partner of the firm in July 2023. With more than 18 years of experience in estate planning and estate and trust administration, Matt assists individuals and families to create estate plans tailored to their unique circumstances taking into account tax planning, wealth preservation, and other goals. Matt focuses on helping clients address and preserve valuable real estate holdings in their estate plans. Matt also advises individual and corporate fiduciaries in all aspects of estate and trust administration.
In 2023, Matt completed Class III of the prestigious Mid-Atlantic Fellows Institute of the American College of Trusts and Estates Counsel (ACTEC), which seeks to develop the profession’s future leaders in trust and estate law. Admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Matt is a member of the Chester County Estate Planning Council, where he currently serves as Vice President. Matt has been recognized as a “top lawyer” by Main Line Today for his trust and estate work.
Prior to joining GSW, Matt practiced estate planning, estate and trust administration, and real estate law at a boutique law firm in Villanova, Pennsylvania. He received a B.A. and College Park Scholars Citation from the University of Maryland in 2001 and a J.D. in 2004 from Temple University Beasley School of Law.
Matt lives with his wife and two sons in Malvern, Pennsylvania.
Assistant: Karen Hechler