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Anthony J. Santoro, Esq.

Of Counsel Attorney

Anthony J. Santoro, Esq., joined Burke & Casserly, P.C. in 2018 as an Of Counsel attorney after working for over six years with high net worth clients in the financial services industry. After law school, Anthony went to work for The Ayco Company, L.P., A Goldman Sachs Company in Albany, NY. Anthony’s primary role was to provide estate and income tax planning to executives of various Fortune 500 companies. He then moved on to serve as Director of Financial Planning for a local investment firm that manages over $550 million of assets. With technical proficiency in tax, estate planning and wealth management, Anthony now applies his background to working within Burke & Casserly, P.C.’s trusts and estates and elder law areas of practice as well as providing wealth transfer planning services through Advisor at Arista Wealth Advisors, Ltd.

In addition to being Of Counsel to Burke & Casserly, P.C., Anthony is currently a Wealth Management Advisor at Arista Wealth Advisors, Ltd., where he develops financial and investment plans with individuals and families. Arista Wealth Advisors, Ltd. is a Registered Investment Advisor (RIA) with the Securities and Exchange Commission, which currently manages investments in excess of $150 million for various individuals, corporations, pension plans, and not-for-profit organizations.

Anthony received his Juris Doctorate from Albany Law School in 2013. While at Albany Law, Anthony competed in the Senior Prize Trials and was President of Chess Club.

Outside the office, Anthony enjoys hiking and skiing with his wife Laura.


JD, Albany Law School of Union University, 2013

BA, University at Albany, SUNY, 2010

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice 3rd Department, 2017
Professional & Bar Association Memberships

NYS Bar Association
Member Since: 2017

Financial Planning Association
Member Since: 2018

The Marriage of Trusts and Retirement Asset Planning in Modern Practice, NYSBA Elder and Special Needs Law Journal (upcoming Spring 2019). 
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"My wife and I have used Tim and his firm for a number of years. He has provided support in the area of elder care services for my elderly mother, our personal estate planning and real estate transactions. We have always been well served by Mr. Casserly and his staff. They are attentive to our needs, timely in their service and thorough in their efforts. We strongly recommend Tim and the firm of Burke & Casserly!" John
"Tim and his firm recently navigated our family through a difficult lawsuit during a large real estate transaction. He lead the way with conviction and tenacity. His perseverance kept us out of court leading to the eventual closing of a property that has changed the lives of many. Tim is not just a great lawyer, he is a nice guy who is easy to talk and down to earth." Carl
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