Jason M. Barbara is the founder and principal of Jason M. Barbara &
Associates, P.C. and has been licensed to practice law in New York for
over a decade. Mr. Barbara is also admitted in the United states District
Courts for the Eastern & Southern District of New York. In addition
to his considerable talents in the courtroom, Mr. Barbara is equally adept
at the negotiation table, and his keen legal mind and problem solving
skills allow him to analyze the issues in any dispute to create solutions
where others have failed.
Jason Barbara has helped his clients through varied legal issues -- from
divorce proceedings and child custody battles to a multitude of civil
issues. This breadth of knowledge and experience gives him a unique perspective
that he brings to every client’s case and allows him to provide
a quality of legal service that cannot be delivered by other attorneys.
As an established attorney, Jason Barbara has been a member of both the
American Bar Association and the New York State Bar for years. Mr. Barbara
is also deeply connected to his local community through his membership
in the Nassau County Bar Association and donations of his services to
the We Care Foundation and pro-bono legal clients each year.
Danielle Burns is an associate attorney with Jason M. Barbara & Associates,
P.C. Ms. Burns is experienced in a wide variety of general practice matters
and specializes in the fields of matrimonial and family law. Ms Burns
represents her clients through all phases of the divorce process and is
experienced in addressing issues such as support, equitable distribution
and child custody disputes.
Ms. Burns received her Bachelor's degree in Legal Studies from the
University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Thereafter, she earned her Juris
Doctorate degree from Touro Law Center in Central Islip, New York. Danielle
began her work in the legal profession long before receiving her Juris
Doctorate degree. Prior to attending law school, Ms. Burns worked both
as calendar clerk and a paralegal for various firms located in Suffolk
County, Long Island. While at the University of Massachusetts, Ms. Burns
was an intern at the Student Legal Services Office.
During her attendance at Touro Law Center, Ms. Burns was a legal associate
with a law firm in Melville, New York where she was able to sharpen her
skills in matrimonial and family law litigation, which quickly became
the fields of law she is most passionate for. Additionally, Ms. Burns
participated in a judicial internship program with Nassau County Supreme
Court where she worked closely with Honorable Justice Vito DeStefano.
Ms. Burns was also involved with the Veterans and Service Members rights
clinic at Touro Law Center. Admirably, Ms. Burns has volunteered her time
providing legal assistance to victims of Hurricane Sandy on a pro bono
basis with the Queens County Volunteer Lawyers Project. Danielle's
experiences both personal and professional have greatly contributed to
her development as a zealous, compassionate litigator and advocate for
her clients, both in and out of the courtroom.
Michele Prignano - Legal Secretary
Lauren Sallustro - Administrative Assistant