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Elizabeth J. Burnett
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Elizabeth J. Burnett

Law Office of Elizabeth J. Burnett

Oakland, CA

About Elizabeth J.

In July 2013, I co-founded Sage Legal Advisors, LLP with Tammera Wells, who has been a friend and colleague of mine since 1986 when we met as summer interns during law school. Inspired by the entrepreneurs at the Slow Money National Gathering in Boulder, Colorado in April 2013, we decided to create a new law firm to provide affordable legal services to small and medium-sized businesses and non-profit organizations, with a primary focus on environmentally and socially sustainable enterprises. Tammera and I previously worked together for almost 10 years with a family-owned business that op... Read more
Practice Areas

Labor and Employment
Litigation
Non-Profit and Social Enterprise
Professional References

Elizabeth Burnett is very intelligent and hard working and she genuinely cares about her clients.

G. Patrick Connors, III, colleague of Elizabeth J.

She is a team player, smart as whip, great problem solver, and fun to be around.. one of my favorite people. !!

David Wells, colleague of Elizabeth J.

Licenses

Authority

Year

Status

California
Not provided
ACTIVE
Languages

English
Contact Information

Law Office of Elizabeth J. Burnett

2323 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612
Oakland, CA

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Services

Hourly Rate

Hourly rates are the most common fee arrangement for legal services.


Employee Handbook

Set expectations for your employees and describes what they can expect from your company. An employee handbook is an important communication tool between you and your employees that describes your legal obligations as an employer, and your employees' rights.


Consulting agreement

Structure the relationship with a consultant. Set clear rules around important matters such as the scope of the work, compensation, confidentiality, intellectual property ownership and termination of the relationship.


Contract Review Basic

Get an in-depth review of a contract of up to 5 pages.


Startup Plus

The Startup Package consists of legal advice and services to help you with the setup of your business, including the creation of a corporate entity and allocation of shares to the founders, hire employees and contractors and protect business information.


Contract Review Plus

Get an in-depth review of a contract of up to 15 pages.


Employment agreement

Structure the relationship with an employee. Set clear rules around important matters such as compensation, confidentiality, intellectual property ownership and termination of the relationship.


Nondisclosure Agreement

An NDA protects critical business information when confidentiality is essential to the discussions or negotiations at hand.


Internship agreement

Structure the relationship with an intern. Set clear rules around important matters such as the scope of the internship, compensation, confidentiality, intellectual property ownership and termination of the relationship.