South San Francisco: 650-615-4860

Walnut Creek: 925-322-8889

Kendall M. Burton

Director Attorney

Kendall3572x Location: South San Francisco, California
Phone: 650-615-4860 Ext. 102
Fax: 650-615-4861
Email: E-mail Me

Ms. Burton brings to the firm experience in labor and employment law as well as general business litigation. She represents employers in litigation before State and Federal courts in a broad range of matters, including claims for wages, wrongful termination, harassment, discrimination, and breach of contract. She also represents employers before administrative agencies, including the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the Division of Labor Standards and Enforcement and the Workers Compensation Appeals Board. Prior to joining Simpson, Garrity, Innes & Jacuzzi PC, Ms. Burton was an associate in the San Francisco office of Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton, LLP.

Areas of Practice

  • Administrative Hearings & Adjudication
  • Mediation
  • Americans with Disabilities Act -- Employer
  • Employment Contracts -- Employer
  • Employment Discrimination -- Employer
  • Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) -- Employer
  • Sexual Harassment -- Employer
  • Wage & Hour Laws -- Employer
  • Whistleblower -- Employer
  • Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification (WARN) Act -- Employer
  • Wrongful Termination -- Employer

Litigation Percentage

  • 95% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • California, 2003


  • Stanford Law School, Stanford, California
    • J.D.
  • University of California, Santa Barbara, California
    • B.A. summa cum laude
    • Honors: With Honors
    • Major: Psychology/Law's Society

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Bar Association of San Francisco, Labor and Employment Law Sections
  • State Bar of California, Labor and Employment Law Sections

Past Employment Positions

  • Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton, LLP., Associate, 2003 - 2005

Our Locations

Simpson, Garrity, Innes & Jacuzzi, P.C.
601 Gateway Boulevard, Suite 950
South San Francisco, CA 94080
Map and Directions

Tel: 650-615-4860
Fax: 650-615-4861

2175 N. California Blvd, Suite 710
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Map and Directions

Tel: 925-322-8889
Fax: 925-322-8890