Understanding the Limits of a General Power of Attorney

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By: Edward Vinhateiro, Trusts & Estates Counsel A staple of a foundational estate plan, whether it be a will based plan or a revocable living trust based plan, is a durable general power of attorney.  Through the power of attorney form, an agent, known as an attorney-in-fact, is appointed and authorized to conduct the financial… Read more »

Patel Burkhalter Expands Litigation Practice

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Patel Burkhalter Law Group would like to introduce David King as the newest member of our litigation practice! David is a seasoned trial attorney with extensive experience handling a wide array of subject matters, including construction disputes, commercial litigation, insurance defense and coverage issues, personal injury suits, and property damage suits. David has tried cases in numerous state and… Read more »

Patel Burkhalter Expands Corporate Practice

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   Patel Burkhalter Law Group would like to welcome Susan Craighead to the corporate team! Susan has fifteen years of experience in all phases of corporate and business law, representing privately owned companies, individual owners and management level personnel. She represents both domestic and foreign-owned inbound companies in all stages of their lifecycle. Susan’s experience includes… Read more »

Patel Burkhalter Expands Labor & Employment Practice

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Patel Burkhalter Law Group would like to welcome Nancy Pridgen to the team! Nancy’s practice is focused on employment litigation in the federal courts, and she has handled, in some capacity, nearly every type of employment law matter that exists, including employment discrimination (age, race/nationality, gender, disability), retaliation, harassment, unemployment, FMLA, FLSA/wage and hour, ERISA/employee benefits, employment… Read more »

Patel Burkhalter Expands Litigation Practice

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Patel Burkhalter Law Group is excited to announce an expansion of our litigation practice with the addition of Melissa Ewing! Melissa specializes in Business Litigation and has expertise in handling litigation issues, including breach of contract, negligence, the Uniform Commercial Code, breach of warranty, professional negligence, real estate, personal injury, employment law, and recovery of… Read more »