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Lisa Burke is an experienced litigator who focuses her practice on complex civil litigation, primarily in employment law. Lisa routinely handles cases involving employment separation, discrimination, retaliation, hostile work environment, and wage and hour violations.

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Litigation: 50%
  2. Employment: 50%

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($300-375/hour), contingent (33-40%)

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  • Claire Elizabeth Marshall

    Lisa is an outstanding employment attorney, dedicated to her clients and achieving positive outcomes. I am confident that any client I send her way will be impressed with her thorough, determined and skillful practice. I am happy to endorse her.

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    Claire Marshall Employment and labor Attorney
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  • Emily Marie Gause

    Lisa Burke is on her way to being one of the top employment law attorneys in this State. She is a rising star in this community, regarded by her colleagues as honest and professional. I know that any client I send her way will have a passionate, caring, thorough, communicative, dedicated, and incredibly smart attorney. I gladly endorse this lawyer.

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    Emily Gause Criminal defense Attorney
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Contact info

Sipherd Burke Law PLLC

1001 Fourth Ave Ste 3200
Seattle, WA, 98154

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WAActive201008/16/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarWashington Super Lawyers2016
Rising StarWashington Super Lawyers2015
Rising StarWashington Super Lawyers2014
Rising StarWashington Super Lawyers2013
Administrative LawCALI Excellence for the Future Award2009
Civil ProcedureCALI Excellence for the Future Award2008
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerSipherd Burke Law PLLC2015 - Present
AssociateHKM Employment Attorneys2010 - 2015
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Washington Employment Lawyers AssociationN/A2010 - Present
King County Bar AssociationN/A2010 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationN/A2010 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Fiore v. PPG Industries, Inc., 169 Wn. App. 325 (2012)N/A
Hartman v. YMCA, No. 71765-1-1 (Division One, 2015)N/A
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Washington Lawyers Practice ManualEmployment Discrimination Chapter Contributing Editor2014
Washington Lawyers Practice ManualEmployment Discrimination Chapter Contributing Editor2013
Washington Lawyers Practice ManualEmployment Discrimination Chapter Contributing Editor2012
Washington Lawyers Practice ManualEmployment Discrimination Chapter Contributing Editor2011
Washington Lawyers Practice ManualEmployment Discrimination Chapter Contributing Editor2010
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Seattle University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2010
State University of New York, AlbanyPolitical Science/SociologyBA - Bachelor of Arts2006
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Know Your RightsEmployee Rights2015