The Berger Law Firm
Jim Berger opened the doors to the Berger Law Firm, P.A. in 1987 with a desire to "Make the complex understandable". He soon gained the reputation as an advocate for the elderly.
Today, Berger Estate & Elder Law P.A. continues to serve families and individuals providing trusted counsel with sensible solutions.
Jim received his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Minnesota, magna cum laude, and his law degree from William Mitchell College of Law in St. Paul, Minnesota.
Jim is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys - recently serving as President of the Kansas chapter, the Eastern Kansas Estate Planning Council, the Kansas Bar Association Section on Real Estate, Probate and Trust Law and past Chairman of the Kansas Bar Association Committee on Legal Issues Affecting the Elderly and the Disabled.
Jim Berger has been awarded the Wealth Manager Five Star distinction for Overall Satisfaction three years in a row. (Click to learn more)
Mary Ann began her career as a trust officer with Chemical Bank in New York, New York. Upon the birth of their second child, Mary Ann and her husband Jerry returned to Kansas City where they settled down to raise their family. Once their children were well established in school, Mary Ann joined Berger Estate & Elder Law and resumed her interest in estate planning and probate and trust administration.