Alabama Estate Planning
Practice Areas
+ Estates, Wills & Trusts
+ Probate Administration
+ Guardianship and Conservatorship
+ Asset Protection Planning
+ Business Succession Planning
+ Federal & State Tax Planning
+ Charitable Giving & Private Foundations

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”Helping clients reach their goals is my core purpose. I seek to become a lifelong resource for every client.”
-Richard Burton

estate planning attorney richard burton

Richard Burton is an Estate Planning Attorney in the Birmingham area and is experienced in providing legal services in Estates, Wills and Trust Planning, Probate Administration, Guardianship and Conservatorship, Asset Protection Planning, Business Succession Planning, Federal & State Tax Planning, Charitable Giving & Private Foundations.

Richard began his legal career serving the community as a Law Clerk under the appointment of the Honorable Judge Alan King in the Jefferson County Probate Court. He later founded Burton & Associates, LLC and continued to serve the public as a Probate, Estate and Tax Planning Attorney. In 2016, his practice continued to grow while merging with The Law Office of Gene M. Sellers (retired), and later Dominick Feld Hyde, PC.


“An organized estate is one of the most valuable gifts you can leave your family.”


Sophisticated Planning

From Dynasty Wills, Revocable Trusts, Succession Planning, Charitable Giving, and more, you can begin your “Sophisticated Estate Planning” discussion today.

Planning for Couples

Married couples in Alabama with “Simple Estate Planning” needs can bundle and save on their Last Will & Testament, Durable Power of Attorney, and Medical Directive.

Planning for Individuals

It’s time to get your documents in order! Individuals in Alabama can bundle and save on creating a Last Will & Testament, Durable Power of Attorney, and Medical Directive.