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Robert M. Burke


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Robert Burke Law Firm
300 Charles Street
PO Box 2283
La Plata, MD 20646



Robert M. Burke has been a licensed Maryland attorney since 1992. He is a member of the Charles County and State of Maryland Bar Associations. He is a member of the Estates and Trusts Section of the Maryland State Bar Association. Mr. Burke is also a former President of Charles County Chamber of Commerce and a former Chairman of the Board of the Charles County Economic Development Commission.

Robert M. Burke has 23 years of experience in practicing the following areas of law:

Estate Planning: wills, powers of attorney, living wills, revocable living trusts, bypass trusts, special needs trusts, irrevocable life insurance trusts, probate, asset titling, guardianship, charitable remainder trusts, disclaimer trusts, Medicaid trusts.

Business law: incorporation, buy/sell agreements, partnership agreements, operating agreements, employment contracts, contracting, acquisitions, conversions, sales of businesses and stock, 501c3’s, collection, commercial contract disputes, entity dissolution.

Real estate law: closings, purchase contracts, construction contracts, deeds, easements, governmental dedication documents, foreclosures, condominiums, homeowner’s associations, financing, commercial leases, subdivisions, zoning, land use, development, 1031 exchanges.

Robert M. Burke received his Bachelor of Science degree, magna cum laude, from Mount St. Mary’s College in Emmitsburg, Maryland. He earned a Juris Doctor degree from the Columbus School of Law at the Catholic University of America, Washington, DC.

Robert M. Burke was born in Waldorf, grew up in La Plata, and currently resides in Chaptico with his wife, Kristen, and their sons, Casey and Tyler.

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