Jocelyn Burton

Jocelyn Burton: Attorney with Burton Employment Law AV stamp icon
  • Member at Burton Employment Law (2 Attorneys)
  • 1939 Harrison Street, Suite 400, Oakland, CA 94612-9543
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  • Jocelyn Burton is the owner of Burton Employment Law. Her practice is devoted to employment law matters
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Attorney Awards

Biography

Phi Kappa Phi. Bradley Law and Government Fellow.

Areas of Practice (60)

  • Affirmative Action
  • Age Discrimination in Employment
  • Americans with Disabilities Act
  • Child Labor Law
  • Confidentiality Agreements
  • Covenants Not To Compete
  • Employee Discipline
  • Employee Drug Testing
  • Employee Privacy
  • Employee Rights
  • Employer Intentional Torts
  • Employer Liability
  • Employer Rights
  • Employment Arbitration
  • Employment at Will
  • Employment Breach of Contract
  • Employment Civil Rights
  • Employment Claims
  • Employment Class Actions
  • Employment Contracts
  • Employment Defense
  • Employment Disability Discrimination
  • Employment Discrimination
  • Employment Law
  • Employment Litigation
  • Employment Practices Liability Insurance
  • Employment Rights
  • Employment Termination
  • Equal Employment Opportunity Law
  • Executive Employment Law
  • Executive Severance Contracts
  • Fair Employment Practices
  • Fair Labor Standards
  • Family and Medical Leave Act
  • Federal Employment Law
  • Harassment
  • Human Resources Law
  • Management Employment Law
  • Minimum Wage Law
  • National Origin Discrimination
  • Negligent Hiring
  • Noncompete Litigation
  • Noncompetition and Non-Solicitation Agreements
  • Personnel Policies
  • Personnel Training
  • Prevailing Wage Litigation
  • Public Sector Employment Law
  • Reductions in Force
  • Restrictive Covenants
  • Retaliatory Discharge
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Title VII Discrimination
  • Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA)
  • Wage and Hour Class Actions
  • Wage and Hour Law
  • WARN Act
  • Whistleblower Litigation
  • Workplace Violence
  • Wrongful Termination
  • Wrongful Termination Defense

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
855-825-6468  Phone
510-350-7025  Phone
510-473-3672  Fax
www.burtonemploymentlaw.com
University Attended:
Wake Forest University, B.A., History, 1980; University of Texas at Austin, M.P.A., Public Policy, 1983
Law School Attended:
University of Chicago, J.D., 1988
Year of First Admission:
1988
Admission:
1988, California; 2006, North Carolina
Memberships:
North Carolina State Bar; State Bar of California; California Employment Lawyers Association; Earl Warren Inn of Court; American Bar Association; Alameda County Bar Association.
Reported Cases:
Loritz v. U.S. Court of Appeals for Ninth Circuit, 382 F.3d 999 (9th Cir. 2004); Public Citizen v. Department of Transportation, 378 F.3d 958 (9th Cir. 2004); Gadda v. Ashcroft, 377 F.3d 934 (9th Cir. 2004); Erlin v. United States, 364 F.3d 1127 (9th Cir. 2004); Gadda v. Ashcroft, 363 F.3d 861 (9th Cir. 2004); Taniguchi v. Schultz, 332 F.3d 1205 (9th Cir. 2003); Community Hosp. Of Monterey Peninsula v. Thompson, 323 F.3d 782 (9th Cir. 2003); Fiduccia v. U.S. Department of Justice, 185 F.3d 1035 (9th Cir. 1999); Girard v. Rubin, 62 F.3d 1244 (9th Cir. 1995); 321 Studios v. Metro Goldwyn Mayer Studios, Inc., 307 F.Supp.2d 1084 (N.D. Cal. 2004); Hearn v. Barnhart, 262 F.Supp.2d 1033 (N.D. Cal. 2003); Barahona-Gomez v. Ashcroft, 243 F.Supp.2d 1029 (N.D. Cal. 2002); Ritchie v. U.S., 210 F.Supp.2d 1120 (N.D. Cal. 2002); Quarles v. Barnhart, 178 F.Supp.2d 1089 (N.D. Cal. 2001); Buchanan v. U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, 177 F.Supp.2d 1005 (N.D. Cal. 2001); Coletta v. Massanari, 163 F.Supp.2d 1101 (N.D. Cal. 2001); Moore v. Halter, 168 F.Supp.2d 1137 (N.D. Cal. 2001); Sewald v. Pyatt & Silvestri, Chtd., 161 F.Supp.2d 1074 (N.D. Cal. 2001); Schmier v. U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, 136 F.Supp.2d 1048 (N.D. Cal. 2001); Johnson v. Reno, 92 F.Supp.2d 993 (N.D. Cal. 2000); Noel v. U.S., 893 F.Supp. 1410 (N.D. Cal. 1995).
ISLN:
908644696
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available
  • Minority - Owned

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0 (1 review)
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  • Legal Knowledge

    5.0/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    5.0/5.0
  • Judgment

    5.0/5.0
  • Communication

    5.0/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    5.0/5.0

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