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Probate Litigation – When Is it Worth it to Challenge a Last Will and Testament?

If you are considering challenging the probate of a last will and testament, there are several factors to consider.

May 29, 2024
Burner Prudenti Law, P.C. is Proud to Be Voted as Dan’s Best Law Firm of the South Fork

We’re beyond honored to be to selected as the Best Law Firm in Dan’s Papers Best of the Best 2023 list for the fourth year in a row!

March 5, 2024
Burner Prudenti Law, P.C. Went Red for American Heart Month

We teamed up with M & T Bank and Wilmington Trust in Westhampton Beach with the doctors of Northwell Health’s Katz Institute for an informative discussion about women's heart health in honor of American Heart Month.

March 4, 2024
Burner Prudenti Law Sponsors TBR News Media Prime Times Senior Living Issue

We were proud to join forces with our community partner TBR News Media to sponsor the special Prime Times Senior Living issue.

March 1, 2024
Mediators: Navigating Family Dynamics and Promoting Harmonious Estate Planning Outcomes

Navigating family dynamics can often prove a difficult course to chart. We all experience the problems in solving even everyday issues in a harmonious way, like which new restaurant to try or which television program to watch. When the stakes are higher, involving potentially life changing inheritance decisions, a family may be well served by consulting with a trained mediator to help assure smooth sailing throughout the estate planning process.

February 27, 2024
Estate Planning for the Modern Family: The Intricacies of Evolving Family Structures

In today's diverse society, the definition of a “typical” family has evolved far beyond the traditional model of two spouses and their joint children. Blended families, long-term partnerships with children from previous relationships, and single-by-choice parents are now common.

February 26, 2024
2024 Community Medicaid Update

The amount of income and resources an individual is allowed to have when applying for Community Medicaid has changed.

February 21, 2024
Estate Planning for Artists: Legal Strategies for Protecting Artistic Legacies

In the realm of estate planning, artists face unique challenges. Their estates often comprise not only tangible artwork, but also a complex bundle of intellectual property rights. Understanding and effectively planning for the management of these assets is critical in ensuring that an artist's legacy is preserved and protected in accordance with their wishes.

February 13, 2024
Championing Justice: Britt Burner’s Recognition for Advocating for the Elderly and Disabled

As part of the New York State Bar Association’s Annual Meeting on Tuesday, January 16th, Britt Burner, Esq. was honored with the prestigious ‘Advocate for the Elderly Award.’

January 31, 2024
The “Power” in a Durable Power of Attorney

In the realm of estate planning, a Durable Power of Attorney (DPOA) stands as a crucial document, empowering a designated individual – the agent – to manage your financial and legal affairs.

January 16, 2024
Reimagining Health Care Choices: New York’s New Era of Remote Proxy Witnessing

In an era where convenience and safety are paramount, New York State has taken a significant step forward by allowing the remote witnessing of health care proxies. This change is particularly beneficial for individuals who, for medical reasons, cannot safely execute a health care proxy in the presence of two witnesses.

December 29, 2023

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Estate planning is all about preparation and ensuring that your assets are distributed in line with your wishes. It’s a comfort knowing your loved ones will be cared for just as you intend. However, life’s unpredictability sometimes throws a curveball. What if a beneficiary becomes disabled after you’ve finalized your estate plan?

September 8, 2023 Read Article

Burner Law Group, P.C. has been serving Suffolk County and the greater New York area for more than 28 years. As a client-first, community-driven boutique trust and estates law firm, we know the value of growth and partnership.

July 21, 2023 Read Article

Estate planning involves careful consideration of various factors to ensure that your assets are protected and distributed according to your wishes. One element that can add an extra layer of flexibility and protection to your trust is the inclusion of a Trust Protector.

July 14, 2023 Read Article

Everyone knows the statistics – almost 50% of marriages in the United States end in divorce. Second and third marriages fail at an even higher rate.

May 15, 2023 Read Article

Mental illness refers to a wide range of conditions that affect an individual’s mood, thinking, and behavior. These conditions can affect a person’s ability to function in daily life and can vary in severity from mild to severe.

April 3, 2023 Read Article

The COVID-19 pandemic has devastated families across the United States, leaving countless people grappling with loss, grief, and unanswered questions. If you’re one of the many people who have lost a loved one to COVID-19, you may be wondering if there is any recourse you can take against the nursing home where your loved one lived.

March 24, 2023 Read Article