Beaver alumnus Julian Gray is spring commencement speaker

March 23, 2012

Penn State Beaver alumnus Julian E. Gray, certified elder law attorney, will be the speaker at Beaver’s spring commencement ceremony at 7 p.m. Friday, May 4, in the auditorium of the Student Union Building.

Gray is the founder and managing attorney of Julian Gray Associates with two offices located in Moon Township and the South Hills of Pittsburgh. His firm is the largest elder care law practice in western Pennsylvania.

Gray is one of only nine Certified Elder Law Attorneys (CELA) in Allegheny County. The designation, which is conferred by the National Elder Law Foundation, is the only Elder Law certification accredited by the American Bar Association and recognized by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court.

For more than 17 years, his firm has provided aid to a variety of clients and their families in the areas of Medicaid planning, veterans’ benefits, special needs planning, and related estate planning and tax issues. Gray has been recognized as a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer and as one of the Best Lawyers in America for five consecutive years.

A native of Center Township, he attended Beaver campus and received a bachelor’s degree in pre-law from Penn State at the University Park campus in 1991. He holds a law degree from Duquesne University in 1994.

For information about commencement, contact the Office of Academic Affairs at or 724-773-3571.

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Last Updated March 26, 2012