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Debra G. Speyer - Bala Cynwyd, PA

Two Bala PlazaSuite 300 Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004

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Updated: 09/16/2013

Bala Cynwyd Estate Planning Lawyer


With her boutique elder law, estate planning, probate, guardianship, trust and estate administration and and investment fraud law firm, Debra, a former chair of the Elder Law Committee of the Bar Association, TV legal expert, quoted in more than 250 periodical nationally, and voted by other lawyers as a top elder law and investment fraud lawyer, has help thousands of families with their legal needs. Every client is treated as if that client will determine the success of this firm...

About Debra G. Speyer

Practice Areas

  • Estate Planning
  • Elder Law
  • Probate
  • Investment Fraud

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Sole Practitioner


Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1986
  • Pennsylvania, 1986
  • Florida, 1988
  • District of Columbia, 1988
  • Connecticut, 1986

Other Affiliations

  • Maryland Bar Association, 2010 - Present (Member)
  • British Law Society, 2008 - Present (Member)
  • American Trial Lawyers Association, 1993 - Present (Officer)
  • American Association for Justice, 1992 - Present (Officer)
  • Pennsylvania Securities Commission, 1992 - Present (Lawyer Advisory Committee)
  • Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association, 1991 - Present (Member)
  • Court of Common Pleas, 1990 - Present (Arbitrator)
  • FINRA, 1990 - Present (Arbitrator)
  • National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, 1990 - Present (Member)
  • National Association of Women Business Owners, 1990 - Present (Member)
  • District of Columbia Bar, 1988 - Present (Member)
  • Florida Bar, 1988 - Present (Member)
  • Philadelphia Bar Association, 1988 - Present (Member)
  • Connecticut Bar Association, 1986 - Present (Member)
  • New York State Bar Association, 1986 - Present (Member)
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association, 1986 - Present (Member)
  • American Bar Association, 1984 - Present (Member)


  • Hofstra University School of Law, Hempstead, New York, 1984
    J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence
  • Hofstra University, Hempstead, New York, 1986
    Major: Finance
  • Hofstra University, Hempstead, New York, 1980
    Major: Accounting

Fraternities and Sororities

  • Phi Alpha Delta

Past Positions

  • Adjunct Professor of Law at Drexel Law School, 2010 - present
  • President at Debra Speyer Law Offices, 1990 - present
  • Prosecutor at Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, 1988 - 1990
  • Vice President/Counsel at Thomson McKinnon, 1984 - 1987
  • Law Clerk at Judge Michael Solomon, 1980 - 1984


Other Sources of Feedback About Debra G. Speyer

Included on the 2023 Pennsylvania list

Past Lists

  • 2022 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers list
  • 2021 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers list
  • 2020 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers list
  • 2019 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers list
  • 2018 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers list
  • 2017 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers list
  • 2016 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers list
  • 2015 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers list
  • 2014 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers list
  • 2013 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers list
  • 2012 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers list
  • 2011 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers list

View the profile for Debra G. Speyer on Super Lawyers


  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum Since 1990
  • Super Lawyer, 2013
  • Best Lawyers of the Main Line, 2013
  • Best Lawyers of Montgomery County (Suburban Life Magazine), 2013
  • Who's Who in American Law Since 1990
  • "Women Making History" Award (National Organization of Women Business Owners)
  • Women to Watch (Arrive Magazine)
  • Best Lawyers of Philadelphia (Philadelphia Magazine)

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Office Information


Two Bala PlazaSuite 300 Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004


  • 610-949-9554

Accepts Credit Cards


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