Kimberly Ann Trueman

Kimberly Ann Trueman

Burner Law Group, P.C.
  • Elder Law, Estate Planning
  • New York
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Summary

Kimberly Trueman is an attorney at Burner Law Group, P.C. She joined the firm in January 2012 as a legal intern while she was still in law school. After graduating and taking the bar exam, she was invited to join the firm.

Kimberly received her Bachelor’s degree in Hispanic Literature and Language from Stony Brook University in 2009 where she graduated summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa and was the valedictorian of her department. She then received her Juris Doctor from Hofstra University, School of Law in 2012. While attending law school, Kimberly was the recipient of the Honors Scholarship for academic excellence as well as the Linda Carmody-Roberts Scholarship for her commitment to pursuing a career in the Trust & Estates and Elder Law fields. Due to her excellence in dispute resolution and family law, Kimberly was invited to join Hofstra’s Mediation Clinic where she became a certified mediator and was awarded the Sari M. Friedman Endowed Scholarship award for excellence in family law.

In 2020, for the fourth consecutive year, Minneapolis-based Law & Politics publishers of Super Lawyers magazines announced that Kim had been named as a Rising Star Attorney. Super Lawyers, published in the New York Times Magazine is a listing of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement in their respective fields. Each year, no more than 5 percent of the lawyers in the state receive this honor.

Additionally in 2020, Kimberly was named as an “Outstanding Woman in Law" by Hofstra University School of Law Center for Children Families and the Law and Long Island Business News.

Kimberly is a member of the New York State Bar Association Elder Law and Special Needs Planning section, the Trusts and Estates section and the Suffolk County Bar Association. She is licensed to practice law in New York State. Kimberly lives in Stony Brook with her husband, daughter, dog and three cats.

Education
Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University
J.D. (2012) | Law
Honors: While attending law school, Kimberly was the recipient of the Honors Scholarship for academic excellence as well as the Linda Carmody-Roberts Scholarship for her commitment to pursuing a career in the Trust & Estates and Elder Law fields. Due to her excellence in dispute resolution and family law, Kimberly was invited to join Hofstra’s Mediation Clinic where she became a certified mediator and was awarded the Sari M. Friedman Endowed Scholarship award for excellence in family law.
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State University of New York - Stony Brook
B.A. (2009) | Hispanic Literature and Language
Honors: Kimberly Trueman graduated summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa and was the valedictorian of her department.
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Professional Experience
Associate Attorney
Burner Law Group, P.C.
- Current
Associate Attorney
Davidow, Davidow, Siegel & Stern, LLP
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Associate Attorney
Burner Law Group, P.C.
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Legal Intern
Burner Law Group, P.C.
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Publications
Articles & Publications
When would I use a Qtip Trust?
South Shore Press
Capital Gains in Estate Planning
South Shore Press
Medicaid Asset Protection Trust upon Death of Spouse
South Shore Press
The CARES Act Suspends RMD Requirement but not for Medicaid Recipients
South Shore Press
Estate Planning: Virtual Signing During COVID-19
South Shore Press
Grantor Trust Rules
South Shore Press
SECURE Act
South Shore Press
Joint Accounts
South Shore Press
Giving Your Estate Plan a Spring Cleanup
South Shore Press
Grantor Trust Rules
South Shore Press
Awards
Outstanding Women in Law
Hofstra University Maurice A. Deane School of Law
Rising Star
SuperLawyers
Rising Star
SuperLawyers
Rising Star
SuperLawyers
Rising Star
Super Lawyers
Endowed Scholarship award
Sari M. Friedman
Scholarship
Linda Carmody-Roberts
Honors Scholarship
Hofstra University Maurice A. Deane School of Law
Professional Associations
Suffolk County Women's Bar Association
Member
- Current
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Suffolk County Surrogate's Court Committee
Member
- Current
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New York State Bar Association, Trusts and Estates Law Section
Member
- Current
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Suffolk County Bar Association, Elder Law Committee
Member
- Current
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New York State Bar Association, Elder Law Section
Member
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New York
New York State Office of Court Administration
ID Number: 5139746
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Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Practice Areas
  • Elder Law
  • Estate Planning
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Websites & Blogs
Website
Burner Law Group, P.C.
Blog
Burner Law Group, P.C. Blog
Contact & Map
Burner Law Group, P.C.
12 Research Way
East Setauket, NY 11733
Telephone: (631) 941-3434
Fax: (631) 941-3443
Monday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Wednesday: 9 AM - 5 PM (Today)
Thursday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Friday: 8 AM - 2:30 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed