Skip to main content

Practice areas


  1. Civil Rights: 70%
  2. Personal Injury: 20%
  3. Criminal Defense: 10%

Attorney endorsements

2 total 

Are you an attorney? Endorse this lawyer

  • Charlene L. Usher

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Charlene Usher Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Patrick Michael Pekin

    Mr. Pointer and I went to law school together. These days we run into each other now and again in Oakland when I'm there doing a felony. Mr. Pointer was very well regarded in law school is very respected now. When I have cases down in Oakland, I have referred them to Mr. Pointer.


    Patrick Pekin Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Law Ofc John Burris

7677 Oakport St #1120
Oakland, CA, 94621


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California, Hastings College of the LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
University of California - BerkeleyPolitical ScienceBS - Bachelor of Science1999