Barbara L. Burger

Barbara L. Burger

Partner 

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Practice Areas:

  • Matrimonial Law
  • Trust and Estates
  • Family Law

Biography

Ms. Burger began her legal career as a Law Assistant in the New York County Family Court where she provided legal services to Family Court Judges, including legal research, preparing decisions and orders and other legal documents. Ms Burger reported to the Judges on substantive and procedural questions of law and drafted opinions which were submitted for official publication. Ms. Burger was also a hearing examiner for the New York City Board of Health Tribunal and the Environmental Control Board for the City of New York.

From 1985 on, Ms. Burger has been engaged in private practice, focusing on family law and matrimonial issues as well as trusts and estates matters. Ms. Burger has been appointed as a law guardian for children by the courts in numerous Family Court and Supreme Court matters. Ms. Burger and Ms. Green began their professional partnership in 2007. In 2019, they formed a professional affiliation with Mr. Min when he joined the firm as a partner.

Ms. Burger is a sharp negotiator and has a proven record both in and out of court.


Education

  • Brooklyn Law School, Brooklyn, New York
    • J.D. - 1970
  • New York University, Bronx, New York
    • B.A. - 1967
    • Major: English

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1972
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 1978
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 1978
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit, 2014

Professional Associations

  • New York County Lawyers, Member, 1990 to Present
  • New York Woman's Bar Association, Member, 1990 to Present

Current Employment Position

  • Partner