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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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

About 10 days ago, the Independent Insurance Agents of Georgia held their annual convention.  This year, after many years at Amelia Island Plantation, the convention moved to the Marriott Resort on Hilton Head Island.  Unfortunately, the weather was not as great as the facility, but a good time was had by all who attended.   […]

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Last week’s post was based on the calls I continue to receive about the payment of referral fees on the Free Legal Service Program that I operate for members of the Independent Insurance Agents of Georgia.   Another caller to that program asked me a question about what could be done to encourage referred and […]

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I continue to receive calls on the Free Legal Service Program that I operate for members of the Independent Insurance Agents of Georgia about the payment of referral fees.  My last post on this subject looked at potential restrictions that may be placed on the payment of such fees by laws and regulations that apply […]

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