Skip to main content

About me

Burke & Casserly, P.C, founded in 1988, prides itself in being involved in our community.  Whether we're leading a team for the Alzheimer's Association's Walk to End Alzheimer's, running in the Race Against Domestic Violence, or Bowling for Kids Sake in Support of Big Brothers, Big Sisters, we are out and about and active in the community.  We also enjoy offering free educational seminars to groups in the community.  Our practice areas are focused on those things we enjoy doing, and those things we do well.  We pride ourselves in striving to achieve our mission.


Photos and videos

997163 1426107741

997163 1342618146

997163 1342618116

Practice areas


  1. Elder Law: 50%
    11 years
  2. Estate Planning: 20%
    11 years
  3. Trusts: 20%
    11 years
  4. Corporate: 10%
    11 years



Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

1 total 

Are you an attorney? Endorse this lawyer

  • Laura M. Hoffman

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Laura Hoffman Divorce and separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Burke & Casserly PC

255 Washington Avenue Extension Suite 104
Albany, NY, 12205


NYDue to reregister within 30 days of birthday 200403/07/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Woman of Excellence - Emerging ProfessionalAlbany Colonie Regional Chamber of Commerce2009
Lisa Goldberg Memorial AwardN/AN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerBurke & Casserly, P.C.2004 - Present
Court AttorneyNew York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division2003 - 2004
Association namePosition nameDuration
New York State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
New York State Bar Association, Elder Law SectionChair2015 - 2016
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Long Term Care PlanningParent successfully placed in nursing home of adult child's choice; adult child confident in payment sources for future care
See all legal cases 
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Fordham UniversityCommunicationBA - Bachelor of Arts1994
Albany Law School of Union UniversityLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
NYS Bar Association, Elder Law Section Fall CLECrisis Planning for Institutional Medicaid2015
Educational WorkshopsThe Need for Advance Directives2015
Educational WorkshopLegal & Financial Literacy for the Caregiver2015
Educational WorkshopMedicaid Myths & Realities2015
Alz Assn Early Stage Support GroupCare & Financial Planning2015
Albany Med Tramatic Brain Injury Support GroupAdvance Planning: Understanding Advanced Directives, Last Wills and Testaments, and More2015
2012 Caregivers ConferenceAlzheimer's Disease: Your Questions, Their Answers2012