Lawrence A. Frolik

Adjunct Faculty, Heckerling Graduate Program in Estate Planning

LL.M., Harvard Law School
J.D., Harvard Law School
B.A., University of Nebraska

Lawrence A. Frolik is a professor of law at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law and he is a visiting adjunct professor in Miami Law's Heckerling LL.M. Graduate Program in Estate Planning. A frequent lecturer on legal issues of aging and a prolific author, his books include Advising the Elderly or Disabled Client, (2nd Ed. with Brown) (Warren, Gorham & Lamont), Elder Law in a Nutshell, (3rd Ed. with Kaplan) (West), and casebooks, Elder Law: Cases and Materials, (4th Ed. with Barnes) (LexisNexis), and The Law of Employee Pension and Welfare Benefits (2nd Ed. with Moore) (LexisNexis).

He is Past-Chair of the PBA Elder Law Section and Past-Chair of the ABA Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section Seniors Issues Committee. He was appointed by Governor Rendell to the Pennsylvania Council on Aging and served as Policy Advisor to the Executive Council of the Pennsylvania AARP. In 1995, he was a Congressional appointed delegate to the White House Conference on Aging. Mr. Frolik is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, an Academic Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel, and a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation. He received his B.A. from the University of Nebraska and his J.D. and his LL.M. from Harvard Law School.