MICHAEL S. BURKE, is a managing partner with Vogl Meredith Burke LLP in San Francisco, with more than 20 years experience in the area of civil litigation emphasizing employment, construction injury, commercial and general liability cases. He has been listed as a Super Lawyer in Northern California since 2012. He graduated from the University of San Diego School of Law in 1990, and was admitted to California Bar in December of the same year. His undergraduate work was at the University of California at Davis, finishing at UC San Diego graduating with a BA in Economics in 1987. Mr. Burke is a member of the Board of Directors of the Association of Defense Counsel of Northern California & Nevada, and a member of the Bar Associations of San Francisco and Marin. He served as a Delegate to the State Bar Conference of Delegates in 1994 and 1995, and was a Barrister of the American Inns of Court, William B. Enright Chapter (1995, 1997). He is a graduate of the San Diego Inn of Court, College of Trial Advocacy and acts as court appointed arbitrator, settlement conference panelist and mediator. Mr. Burke is the Editor of the California Commercial Digest, which reports on new law and legal trends in California.