Before opening his own law firm, John Burns was a partner in two of the region’s largest law firms – Baker Donelson and Waller Lansden – where he successfully represented individuals in all aspects of estate planning, asset protection, business succession and federal and state tax controversies. Licensed to practice in Alabama, Tennessee, and Mississippi, John has been rated AV Preeminent® by Martindale Hubbell, recognized by Best Lawyers in America in the area of Tax Law, and is a Veterans Administration Accredited Attorney.
John and his wife, Rebecca, live in Decatur, Alabama; they enjoy rearing their young twins in Rebecca’s hometown.
Areas of Practice
Estate Planning & Asset Protection
Guardianships & Conservatorships
Life Care Planning
Medicaid & Crisis Care Planning
Medicare & Insurance
Probate & Estate Administration
Special Needs Planning
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601 Johnston Street S.E.
Decatur, Alabama 35601
219 Third Avenue North
Franklin, Tennessee 36074
P.O. Box 10
Decatur, Alabama 35602