Carole A. Burns
Senior Lawyers Section
Carole A. Burns of Rocky Point is the new chair of the 2,800-member Senior Lawyers Section.
Burns is a retired private practitioner. She currently volunteers with Nassau/Suffolk Law Services, working on consumer and medical debt cases for low-income clients.
A 15-year member of the State Bar Association, Burns most recently served as chair-elect of the section. She previously was a member of the Environmental and Municipal Law sections, as well as the Committees on Lawyer Referral Service and Lawyers in
Burns received her undergraduate degree from Hunter College and earned her law degree from Fordham University School of Law. She also has an LL.M. from New York University School of Law.