Amanda Pirt Meyer
“Pirt” is an attorney with Haskins Short & Brindley LLC where she focuses her practice on Social Security disability law, guardianships, probate law, elder law issues, and special needs trusts. Pirt has a background in health insurance and science, and began her legal career by practicing personal injury law. She additionally has experience in family law matters, and completed a stint at the Internal Revenue Service.
She is a frequent presenter to legal peers on issues in Social Security disability law and elder law, and has also previously presented on the intersection of probate and personal injury law.
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, where she serves as the co-chair of the Program Committee. Pirt serves as a board member and on the executive committee for NAMI Dane County. Despite her Wisconsin birth, 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.
Pirt is licensed to practice in the Wisconsin State Court, as well as the Eastern and Western districts of Wisconsin.