News & Events

News & Events


May 20, 2016

Sunnyvale: Trial Between City and Alternative School Over Zoning Comes to a Close

The Mercury News, by Victoria Kezra,

Burke Attorney John R. Yeh cited in San Jose Mercury News Article about Zoning Trial.

February 16, 2016

Two Burke Partners Named BTI Client Service All-Stars!

Cheryl L. Johnson-Hartwell, H. James Wulfsberg

H. James Wulfsberg and Cheryl Johnson-Hartwell were recently named BTI Client Service All-Stars. Jim and Cheryl are 2 of just 312 attorneys to receive this distinction. BTI Client Service All-Stars are identified solely and exclusively by corporate counsel at large and Fortune 1000 organizations. Click here to learn more about BTI Client Service All-Stars and how they are selected.

January 2016

Burke is pleased to announce that Cheryl L. Johnson-Hartwell has become an owner of the firm.

Ms. Johnson-Hartwell became an owner of the firm effective January 1, 2016.

October 19-23, 2015

Burke Attorneys Present at CALPELRA's 40th Annual Training Conference

Daphne M. Anneet, Jaime L. Bodiford, Timothy L. Davis, Janae H. Novotny, Traci I. Park, Janet Cory Sommer, M. Carol Stevens, Katy A. Suttorp, Samantha W. Zutler

Burke attorneys are presenting again at this year's CALPELRA conference.  Be sure to stop by and visit us at Booth 34!

July 21, 2015


Burke’s attorneys and staff mourn the recent passing of former long-time partner, owner, of counsel, and friend, Carl K. Newton. We extend our deepest condolences to his family and loved ones.