Mr. Burgess is a partner of the Business Law Group. His practice focuses on the needs of small and medium sized businesses.
His goal is to listen carefully to his clients, recognizing that each person and business is different. He then seeks to fashion practical, creative, and cost effective solutions to best fit each client's particular circumstances.
He is able to offer the personal attention, customized service, and efficiency that often are lacking from the mega law firms.
Mr. Burgess seeks to build long-term relationships with clients, becoming a key member of their business teams. To that end, he aims to offer insightful business judgment, as well as valuable legal counsel.
- Business Law
Business Contracts, Business Dissolution, Business Finance, Business Formation, Business Litigation, Franchising, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership & Shareholder Disputes
- Tax Law
Business Taxes, Criminal Tax Litigation, Estate Tax Planning, Income Taxes, International Taxes, Payroll Taxes, Property Taxes, Sales Taxes, Tax Appeals, Tax Audits, Tax Planning
- Real Estate Law
Commercial Real Estate, Condominiums, Easements, Eminent Domain, Homeowners Association, Land Use & Zoning, Mortgages, Neighbor Disputes, Residential Real Estate, Water Law
- Hamilton College
- B.A., summa cum laude | History
- Honors: Phi Beta Kappa
- Activities: Cross Country, Track
- Stanford Law School
- California State Bar  # 99397
- California Association of Business Brokers
- Affiliate Member
- Santa Clara County Bar Association
- Business Law Section, State Bar of California