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James R. Barnes Esq. - Albany, NY

255 Washington Ave. Ext.Suite 104 Albany, NY 12205

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Updated: 07/15/2016

Albany Elder Law & Estate/Trust Planning & Administration Lawyer

About James R. Barnes Esq.

Practice Areas

  • Elder Law & Estate/Trust Planning & Administration 80%
  • Business Planning 20%

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Vice President, Partner, since July 1, 2011

Qualifications

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 2005

Other Affiliations

  • xecutive Committee of the Elder Law and Special Needs Section (Member)
  • NYS Bar Association’s Committee on Continuing Legal Education (Vice-Chair )
  • NYS Bar Association Young Lawyers Section (Past Chair)
  • The New York Bar Foundation (Board of Directors)
  • NYSBA’s Trusts & Estates Section (Member)
  • Albany County Bar Association (Co-Chair of its Young Lawyers Committee )
  • Estate Planning Council of Eastern New York (Member)
  • Visiting Nurse Service of Northeastern New York’s Foundation Board (President)
  • Visiting Nurse Service of Northeastern New York (Board of Directors)

Education

  • Wake Forest University School of Law, Winston Salem, North Carolina, 2004
    Juris Doctorate
    Honors: With High Honors
  • State University of New York at Binghamton, Binghamton, New York, 2001
    B.A., Bachelor of Arts
    Honors: Summa Cum Laude
    Honors: With High Honors
    Major: double majoring in Philosophy, Politics and Law, and in Music

Fraternities and Sororities

  • Phi Alpha Delta Legal Fraternity
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Phi Eta Sigma

Classes and Seminars

  • Legal and Financial Literacy For the Caregiver, Colonie Town Library, - April 18, 2016
  • Medicaid Update, NBI (National Business Institute), - June 16, 2016
  • Legal Topics in Skilled Nursing Facility Crisis Planning, Brookdale Wynwood, - April 11, 2016
  • Planning for Long-Term Care: The Legal and Financial Basics, Judson Meadows, - 2015
  • Rules of New York Trust Administration, Lorman Education Services, - 2015
  • Trusts, Wills and Protection of Your Investments, Beltrone Living Center, - 2015

Achievements

Other Sources of Feedback About James R. Barnes

Included on the 2024 Upstate New York list


Past Lists

  • 2023 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2022 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2021 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2019 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2018 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2017 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2016 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2015 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2014 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2013 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list

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Office Information

Address

255 Washington Ave. Ext.Suite 104 Albany, NY 12205

Fax

  • (518) 452-4230

Accepts Credit Cards

Yes

Office Hours

8:30-5:00

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