Attorney Amanda Pirt MeyerAmanda Pirt Meyer

“Pirt” is an attorney with Haskins Short & Brindley LLC where she focuses her practice on Social Security disability law, guardianships, estate planning, probate law, elder law issues, and special needs trusts. She is also a Veterans Administration-certified attorney. Pirt has a background in health insurance and science, and began her legal career by practicing personal injury law.

She is a frequent presenter on issues in Social Security disability law and elder law, so look for her blonde (or sometimes pink or gray) head in a library, community hall, or conference center near you!

Pirt is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, the National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives, the State Bar of Wisconsin, and the Dane County Bar Association.

She is a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin, the National Organization of Social Security Representatives, Wisconsin chapter of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (WiNAELA), and the Dane County Bar Association. She is Board President of National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Dane County, WiNAELA’s Wisconsin Chapter Ambassador, and has served on the Dane County Bar Association Board.

Pirt earned her B.S. degree from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro before returning to Wisconsin and earning her J.D. degree from Marquette University Law School.