Katherine N. Barr

Katherine N. Barr
  • Katherine N. Barr
  • Sirote & Permutt, P.c.
  • 2311 Highland Avenue South,
  • Birmingham, AL 35205

Area Practice

  • Individuals
  • Families
  • Estates & Trusts
  • Estate Planning & Administration
  • High Net Worth Individuals & Families
  • Prenuptial & Postnuptial Agreements
  • Special Needs Planning
  • Estates
  • Wills & Trusts


Law School Attended:

Cumberland School of Law of Samford University
Class of 1985
cum laude

University Attended:

Auburn University
Class of 1975

Samford University
Class of 1985


Organizations•Special Needs Alliance, Alabama member
•American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC), fellow
•National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, 1996-present
•Alabama Family Trust, advisory board
•Birmingham Estate Planning Council
•Birmingham Bar Association
•Elder & Disability Law Subcommittee
•American Bar Association
•Real Property, Probate & Trust Section Committee on Committee on Long-Term Care, Medicaid & Special Needs Trusts, Chair
•Elder Law, Disability Planning & Bioethics Group, 1996-present
•Real Property, Trust & Estate Section, Publications Committee
•Immediate past Group Chair, Committees on Surrogate Decision Making, Special Needs Trusts, Medicaid & Long-Term Care and Bioethics
•American Bar Foundation, fellow
•Frequent speaker at national, state and local professional education seminars presenting topics related to special needs trusts, planning for the disabled, estate planning and estate administration

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