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  • James Gary Sullivan

    Having worked with Emily at Gerry Spence's Trial Lawyers College, I fully endorse her. Emily has the courage to challenge the power structure and the experience to get results for her clients. She really cares about her clients as people and works hard to get the best possible result.


    James Sullivan Juvenile law Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

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Dickson Geesman LLP

1999 Harrison St Ste 2000
Oakland, CA, 94612-3520


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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarSuperLawyers2013
Attorney of the YearAids Legal Referral Panel2012
Rising StarSuperLawyers2012
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AssociateDickson Geesman LLP2012 - Present
AssociateDickson Levy Vinick Burrell Hyams LLP2010 - 2012
AttorneyVinick Law Firm2008 - 2010
Association namePosition nameDuration
Alameda County Bar Association, Labor and Employment SectionChair2013 - Present
Cal Women's Rugby Alumnae ChapterPresident2012 - Present
California Employment Lawyers AssociationMember2008 - Present
Alameda County Bar Association, Labor and Employment SectionVice Chair2012 - 2013
Alameda County Bar Association, Labor and Employment SectionSecretary2011 - 2012
Publication nameTitleDate
Clearinghouse Review Journal of Poverty Law and PolicyThird-Party Notification of Eviction Actions: An Opportunity for Advocates to Help End Homelessness2006
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
American University, Washington College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2007
University of California - BerkeleyInterdisciplinary Studies Field MajorBA - Bachelor of Arts1999
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Alameda County Bar Association, Labor and Employment Section Annual SymposiumHot Claim or Hot Air: Litigating Retaliation and Whistleblower Cases2012