Our goal is to provide the highest quality legal services in a timely fashion at a reasonable cost.

Practice Areas

We specialize in the legal needs of small business owners, estate planning, and estate administration.
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Learn more about John Joyner and Mark Burnette, who have over 50 years of combined experience providing legal services.
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About Us

Joyner & Burnette is dedicated to effectively resolving its clients’ legal problems at a reasonable cost.
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With clients located throughout the State of Georgia, Joyner & Burnette specializes in representing family owned and other privately held businesses. Many of them are independent insurance agencies. Others are engaged in manufacturing, retail sales, medical, bar and restaurant, and various types of consulting activities.

We also offer estate planning services for our business clients, as well as for individuals and their families. Our attorneys have extensive experience with estate administration and guardianship issues, as well. We are located in downtown Decatur, Georgia, the county seat of DeKalb County, which is just six miles east of downtown Atlanta, Georgia.

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Articles

Here is a collection of articles containing information on legal issues that may affect your business, as well as other information that may be of interest:

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Georgia Agency Resource Blog
Helping agencies and agents be more successful

It seems like every few weeks there is a report of another massive data breach at a well known company.  Toyota, Dunkin Donuts, and Walmart are just some companies that have reported data breaches of one kind or another this year.  However, what does not get reported publicly are the thousands of data breaches that […]

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In addition to a lot of rain, those who did not attend IIAG’s annual convention this past weekend on Hilton Head Island missed a great presentation on traffic safety, important information about new services available to members, some good tips on how to protect your agency from cyber attack, and an informative and lively speech […]

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With high schools and colleges nearing the end of this academic year, I thought it would be a good time to remind my readers of the rules regarding whether an intern must be paid at least the federal minimum wage for all the hours he or she works.  In my post last year on this […]

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