Burt A. Lewis

Burt A. Lewis

New York, New York

BURT A. LEWIS.Burt’s areas of concentration include counseling and attending to the varied commercial and corporate needs of privately-held businesses and their principals, including organization, structure and governance of business entities, mergers and acquisitions, real estate and commercial leasing transactions, continuity and succession planning for business owners and management; preparation of shareholder, operating, employment and partnership agreements and estate planning for individuals and families including preparation of wills and trusts, as well as complex estate and gift tax planning and estate and trust administration.

Areas of Practice

  • Corporate and Commercial Law
  • Estate Planning and Wealth Protection

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1965
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York


  • St. John's University School of Law, Queens, New York
    • J.D. - 1964
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Law Review: St. John’s Law Review, Managing Editor
  • Colgate University
    • B.A. - 1960

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • The Association of the Bar of the City of New York, Member
  • New York State Bar Association, Member, Trusts and Estates Law Section
  • American Bar Association, Real Property, Member, Trust and Estate Law Section
  • Hewlett-Woodmere School District, Former Member, Board of Education
  • Peninsula Counseling Center, Former Chairman and Member of Board