S. Brett Sutton

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Attorney Awards


Alpha Chi. Member: Pepperdine Law Review, 1987-1989; Moot Court Honors Board, 1988-1989; Roger J. Traynor California Moot Court Champion, 1988. Pepperdine Trial Advocacy Tournament Champion, 1988-1989. Recipient, American Jurisprudence Award in Criminal Procedure. Licensed California Real Estate Broker, 1991 (inactive). Co-Author: "Civil Code Section 5120.110 (c): California's New Approach to Post Separation Obligations," 25 Bev. Hills Bar Journal 27, (1991) and 23 Pac. L.J. 107 (1991). Co-Author: "Multiple Punitive Damages Awards For A Single Course of Conduct: The Need For A National Policy to Protect Due Process," 43 Ala. L. Rev. 1 (1991). Contributing Editor: "California Causes of Action," James Publishing Co. (1998); "California Practice Guide: Employment Litigation," Rutter Group. Graduate: Hastings College of Trial Advocacy and National Institute of Trial Advocacy. Adjunct Professor, Civil Litigation and Evidence, Fresno City College, 1997-1999. Judge Pro Tempore, Fresno County Consolidated Courts. Member, Judicial Arbitration Panel, Madera County Superior Courts. Appointed as Early Neutral Evaluator by Federal Court for employment cases. Designated as an Expert Witness in Employment Law, Member of the California Association of Workplace Investigators, President, Fresno County Juvenile Diabetes Foundation, 1998-1999 and 2000-2001. Mr. Sutton is a fellow with the College of Labor and Employment Law.

Areas of Practice (3)

  • Labor and Employment
  • Employment Litigation
  • Business Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
559-472-7549  Phone
(559) 325-0500  Phone
(559) 981-1217  Fax
Year of First Admission:
1990, U.S. District Court, Central District of California and U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit; 2012, United States District Court of Nevada; 1991, U.S. District Court, Eastern, Central and Northern Districts of California; 1989, California; 2010, Nevada
Fresno County, Los Angeles County, Federal (Eastern District) and Washoe County Bar Associations; State Bar of California; State Bar of Nevada; Defense Research Institute; American Business Trial Lawyers Association (Fresno County, Treasurer, 1998-1999).
Reported Cases:
United States v. Thornburg, 835 F.Supp. 543 (E.D.Cal. 1993).

Peer Reviews

Culver City, California

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