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Daniel Eccher

Levey, Wagley, Putman & Eccher, PA

Daniel Eccher

Levey, Wagley, Putman & Eccher, PA

Daniel Eccher

Levey, Wagley, Putman & Eccher, PA

Daniel J. Eccher, Esq. is the Managing Shareholder at Levey, Wagley, Putman & Eccher, P.A. Dan's favorite problem to solve is helping clients figure out how to afford long-term care while having something left for their family.

He also enjoys helping couples establish estate plans such that their children will be provided something upon the couple's death. Dan has a particular interest in estate planning for same-sex couples, as well as special needs trusts. Dan has been in legal practice in Maine since 2014. Most recently, Dan ran a solo practice in Waterville, Maine.

Before opening his own firm, he served as an Assistant Attorney General in the Health and Human Services Division, where he appeared in Probate and District Courts. Prior to that, Dan was an associate at Weeks & Hutchins, LLC, where he handled a variety of matters, including estate planning, real estate transactions, and District Court litigation.

Dan was recognized by the Maine Supreme Judicial Court in 2015 for his pro bono work. Upon his graduation from the University of Maine School of Law, he received the Pro Bono Publico award for his work with the Volunteer Lawyers Project. Dan currently volunteers for a number of non-profit groups. A graduate of the Waterville Public Schools and Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, New York, Dan now lives in Oakland, Maine, with his young family. In his free time, Mr. Eccher enjoys singing, bicycling, and gardening.

Firm Description

A Maine Firm Focusing on Elder Law and Estates

Levey, Wagley, Putman & Eccher, P.A., has been serving its community for over 40 years. We're dedicated to addressing the legal needs our clients, and over time our practice has evolved to focus on elder law issues.

Wills and trusts, estate planning and health care issues are pressing concerns for a growing number of people, but the issues that accompany aging need not be overwhelming. We can help ease the way through proper planning and, if necessary, appropriate reaction to crisis. Whether you or a family member are in need of advice or advocacy, we're here to help. 

We focus on legal issues revolving around the long-term care of you and your family, including:

  • Elder Law
  • Long-Term Care Planning
  • Power of Attorney & Advanced Health Care Directives
  • Reduction of Estate, Gift & Income Taxes
  • Wills & Trusts
  • Guardianship & Conservatorship
  • Administration of Estates
  • Will Contests & Other Disputes

When clients present issues requiring the attention of specialists in other legal areas, we affiliate with trusted colleagues outside the firm to meet our clients' needs.


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