Ivo V. Otto
  • Managing Shareholder






Areas of Practice

  • Probate matters
  • Litigation
  • Estates and estate planning
  • Real estate
  • Land use
  • Business and personal tax and financial planning
  • Health care law
  • Non-profit organizations
  • Charitable gift planning

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 1978
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Pennsylvania, 1980
  • U.S. Tax Court, 1980


  • Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, District of Columbia
    • LL.M. Tax, Master of Law(s) in Taxation - 00/1982
  • The Dickinson School of Law, Carlisle, Pennsylvania
    • J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence - 00/1978
  • Washington and Jefferson College

    Professional Associations and Memberships

    • Cumberland County of the Cumberland County Bar Association, Member and past president
    • Cumberland County of the Cumberland County Bar Association, Orphan’s Court Rules Committee, Member
    • Pennsylvania Bar Association, Probate, Estates & Fiduciaries
    • American Bar Association, Taxation, Real Property, Probate & Trusts

    Pro Bono Activities

    • Finance Committee of the Carlisle YWCA, Member
    • Instructor in the Law of Business Transactions and Law of Business Organizations at Dickinson College