Our legal

practice areas

Real Estate Transactions


We handle real estate transactions from start to finish, including preparation of sales contracts, title searches, and conducting full closings; preparation of deeds; and preparation of other real estate documentation, such as easements, that may become necessary as an owner. 

Estate Planning


Contact Jessica Burgess to discuss your estate planning needs. This office will prepare your Last Will and Testament, Powers of Attorney, Advance Medical Directives, Trusts, and other documents necessary to complete the estate plan that is best for you and your family’s needs. 

Estate Administration


Mrs. Burgess can assist you during one of the most difficult times of life, administering the estate of a loved one, including the probate process and the accounting process. 

Business Administration


Contact The Law Office of Jessica A. Burgess, PLLC to discuss setting up a new business entity, including Limited Liability Companies and Corporations, which business entity is the best option for you, and how to manage the legalities of the business entity going forward. We can also discuss existing businesses, prepare documents necessary for managing existing businesses, and handle the transfer of a business to new owners.

Guardian ad litem for children 


Jessica Burgess serves as a court-appointed guardian ad litem for children in the Pittsylvania County Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court and the Pittsylvania County Circuit Court.

Guardian ad litem for incapacitated adults