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Hugh Robert Burns

Medical malpractice Attorney at Long Beach, CA

5.0   1 review

also known as Hugh R. Burns

  • State Years
    California - CA 33 years
    Nevada - NV 29 years
  • Licensed for 33 years
    State CA
    Acquired 1990
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 29 years
    State NV
    Acquired 1995
    Inactive No misconduct found

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About Hugh

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Hugh R. Burns, Esq. is an attorney with 28 years of diverse, broad based experience representing individuals and corporations. His extensive experience in Latin America gives him unique skills assisting and representing Spanish speaking clients.  Mr. Burns is fluent in Spanish, having lived in Puerto Rico, Costa Rica, Panama and Spain for many years.  Hugh takes pride in providing individualized, focused representation to people who have been injured as a result of negligence or professional wrongdoing, as well as arguing probate disputes.  Mr. Burns has substantial trial experience and has assisted numerous clients in resolving business disputes, employment litigation and business transactions.  His law school experience included assisting in the publication of the law review and an externship with the Honorable Ronald S. W. Lew, U.S. District Court Judge.  Mr. Burns is extensively involved in community and church related activities in the Long Beach area.  He is frequently asked to speak to civic and community groups regarding estate planning, probate and business related matters.


Hugh R. Burns
111 West Ocean Blvd, Suite 2425
Long Beach, CA, 90802

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Posted by Harry | June 6, 2018
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Hugh took his time to review and prosecute my case. He returns phone calls promptly and billed me exactly what he told me.


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Work Experience

  • Adjunct Professor
  • Long Beach City College
  • 2020 - Present
  • Managing Partner
  • Sinclitico & Burns
  • 1991 - Present
  • Member
  • Sinclitico & Burns A Professional Law Corporation
  • 1900 - Present
  • Legal Intern
  • U.S. District Court
  • 1989 - 1990
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  • Southwestern Law School
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1990
  • Brigham Young University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1987


  • State Bar of California
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Long Beach Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Association of Southern California Defense Counsel
  • Member
  • N/A
  • National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
  • Member
  • N/A
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Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2020
  • AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2018
  • Super Lawyer
  • SuperLawyers
  • 2015

Attorney endorsements

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Given (1)
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Employment and labor Attorney | Jun 06
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I worked with Hugh defending a sensitive and complicated harassment claim. He impressed me with his diligence, his ingenuity, and his ability to maintain his good humor in a contentious and emotional multi-day arbitration. I strongly endorse him."
Personal injury Attorney | May 27
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse Hugh. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community."
Personal injury Attorney | May 14
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I have seen Mr. Burns work on cases for nearly twenty years. During that time, I have seen hundreds of lawyers work on cases. I have not seen another lawyer so skilled, so committed to his clients' causes, so excellent, as Hugh Burns. I could not recommended him more highly."
Medical malpractice Attorney | Jan 20
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"Mr. Burns is sharp, well prepared, and very skilled."
Personal injury

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Long Beach Medical malpractice Lawyer Hugh Robert Burns
Hugh Robert Burns
Medical malpractice Attorney
Long Beach, CA
Licensed for 33 years