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Kathryn Burkett Dickson

Kathryn Burkett Dickson

Practice areas:

Employment & Labor

Kathryn Dickson

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1976

  1. Employment & Labor: 100%

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Michelle A. Reinglass

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  • Anthony J Sperber

    Ms. Dickson is well respected by everyone in the plaintiff's employment bar. She and her partners are among the best in this field. Any client would be lucky to have her as their attorney.


    Anthony Sperber Employment & Labor Attorney
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Contact Info

Dickson Geesman LLP

1999 Harrison St
Suite 2000
Oakland, CA, 94612



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top 50 Women LawyersSuperLawyers2012
Top 100 Lawyers Northern CaliforniaSuperLawyers2012
FellowCollege of Labor and Employment Law2011
Top 50 Women Lawyers Northern CaliforniaSuperLawyers2011
Top 100 Lawyers Northern CaliforniaSuperLawyers2011
Top 50 Women Lawyers Northern CaliforniaSuperLawyers2010
Top 100 Lawyers Northern CaliforniaSuperLawyers2010
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Top 50 Women Lawyers Northern CaliforniaSuperLawyers2007

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerDickson Levy Vinick Burrell Hyams LLP2010 - 2012
PartnerDickson Ross LLP1986 - 2010

Association NamePosition NameDuration
The New Girls' NetworkMember2011 - Present
American Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Labor and Employment SectionN/AN/A
National Employment Lawyers AssociationFormer Board MemberN/A
California Employment Lawyers AssociationFormer Board MemberN/A
Bay Area Employment Lawyers AssociationN/AN/A
San Francisco Trial Lawyers AssociationN/AN/A
Labor and Employment Sectionco-chairN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Frazier v. Roll International$1.83 million

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Publication NameTitleDate
Hastings Law JournalTen Lessons for Practitioners About Family Responsibilities Discrimination and Stereotyping2008

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California, Hastings College of the LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1976
Stanford UniversityEnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts1972

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
NELA Regional SeminarBias 2.0: Using Depositions to Uncover Hidden bias2012
Annual ConferenceWhistleblower Law 101: Sarbanes-Oxley and Dodd-Frank2012