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Kristin Leah Burrows

Kristin Leah Burrows

Practice areas:

Elder Law, Estate Planning, Probate, Guardianship

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2006

  1. Elder Law: 40%
    10 years
  2. Estate Planning: 30%
    10 years
  3. Probate: 20%
  4. Guardianship: 10%
    10 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($235/hour), Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Daniel Charles Gasink

    I have worked with Kristin on a couple of cases and she has been a joy to work with.

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    Daniel Gasink Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Jeremy Johnson

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    Jeremy Johnson Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

TrustCounsel

205 Providence Rd.
Chapel Hill, NC, 27514-2231

Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NCActive200607/05/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top 25 Estate, Probate and Elder Law Blogs in 2011LexisNexis2011
Best in Law BlogsLexBlog2010
VA Accredited AttorneyVeterans Administration2008

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Estate Planning and Elder Law AttorneyTrustCounsel2010 - Present
Elder Law AttorneyGraham, Nuckolls & Brown, PLLC2006 - 2010

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
North Carolina Bar Association, Elder Law SectionExecutive Council2012 - Present
NC NAELA - National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (North Carolina chapter)Board Member2011 - Present
NAELA - National Association of Elder Law AttorneysMember2011 - Present
AWARE - A Wake Association of Resources for the ElderlyMember2011 - Present
ElderCounselMember2011 - Present
DOEPC - Durham-Orange Estate Planning CouncilMember2010 - Present
DOWA - Durham-Orange Women AttorneysMember2010 - Present
Orange County Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
CHADER - Chapel Hill and Durham Eldercare ResourcesMember2010 - Present
WealthCounselMember2010 - Present
Pitt County Association of Women AttorneysSecretary2009 - 2010
North Carolina Bar Association - Estate Planning & Fiduciary Law SectionN/A2006 - Present
North Carolina Bar Association, Elder Law SectionN/A2006 - Present
Pitt Aging CoalitionMember2006 - 2010
East Carolina End of Life Care CoalitionBoard Member2006 - 2010

Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Raleigh News & ObserverQuoted in "Beware the bite of a reverse mortgage"2010
The Will and the Way, Newsletter of the North Carolina Bar Association Estate Planning SectionIRAs and Creditor Protection in North Carolina2010
PassagesPhysician Immunity in Honoring a Patient's Advance Directive2008
PassagesLegal Update: Recent Changes to North Carolina's End-of-Life Care Planning Statutes2008

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Wake Forest University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2005
Dickinson CollegeN/AN/A2002

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
What can we do for Grandma and Grandpa?Legal Issues Affecting Seniors and You2012
Orange County Bar AssociationPublic Benefits for Long-Term Care Planning2011
Estate Planning - Fearrington VillageTrusts - They're Not Just for Estate Tax Planning2011
Carrboro Senior FairPublic Benefits for Long-Term Care Planning2011
Policy Issues & Challenges to Providing Compassionate End-of-Life CarePanelist - Policy Issues & Challenges to Providing Compassionate End-of-Life Care2009
Legal Aid's Train the Trainers WorkshopA New Era in End of Life Planning2008
Geriatric Mental Health WorkshopLegal Issues2008
Elder Fair - Pitt CountyAdvance Directives and the new Medical Orders of Scope of Treatment (MOST)2008
Long Term Care WorkshopPlanning for Long-Term Care2007
End of Life Issues"End of Life Issues" Round Table Discussion2007
Alzheimer's Caregivers' ConferencePanelist - Medical, Social and Legal IssuesN/A