We are excited and proud to announce that associate attorney Jayme L. (Burns) Walker has been chosen by California Super Lawyer’s as a Rising Starin 2014. Her selection was featured in San Francisco Magazine’s December issue of the Super Lawyer’s section “Top Women Attorneys in Northern California.” Jayme Walker’s practice areas include representing plaintiffs in employment, personal injury, and civil rights cases. She is an integral part of the Gwilliam, Ivary, Chiosso, Cavalli, & Brewer employment team that was recognized by The Recorder as one of the Top 10 Leading Plaintiffs Bay Area Employment Law Groups. The employment team specializes in representing plaintiffs in workplace discrimination, retaliation, whistleblower, and harassment cases.
Super Lawyer’s Rising Star Jayme Walker
An important milestone in Ms. Walker’s growth into Super Lawyer’s Rising Star status was her work as second chair to lead council Gary Gwilliam in a 2011 contract dispute case. The result of the case was a resounding verdict of over $11 million, against a large company, in favor of their plaintiff a small business owner. In addition to this case and her work in recent cases that have produced six and seven figure settlements for her plaintiffs, Jayme is a member in good standing of the California Employment Lawyers Association and Consumer Attorneys of California. Locally in the San Francisco Bay Area, Ms. Walker serves her community as a volunteer for the Alameda County Bar Association’s Volunteer Legal Services Program; and she participates as a board member of the Alameda Contra Costa County Trial Lawyers Association.