Name David Burgess, Attorney (contact affiliate)
CompanyLaw Offices of David C. Burgess
Primary Address
51 E. Campbell Avenue, Suite 106-C, Campbell, CA 95008
(408) 376-4155
Service Area by County Alameda County, Alpine County, Amador County, Butte County, Calaveras County, Colusa County, Contra Costa County, Del Norte County, El Dorado County, Fresno County, Glenn County, Humboldt County, Imperial County, Inyo County, Kern County, Kings County, Lake County, Lassen County, Los Angeles County, Madera County, Marin County, Mariposa County, Mendocino County, Merced County, Modoc County, Mono County, Monterey County, Napa County, Nevada County, Orange County, Placer County, Plumas County, Riverside County, Sacramento County, San Benito County, San Bernardino County, San Diego County, San Francisco County, San Joaquin County, San Luis Obispo County, San Mateo County, Santa Barbara County, Santa Clara County, Santa Cruz County, Shasta County, Sierra County, Siskiyou County, Solano County, Sonoma County, Stanislaus County, Sutter County, Tehama County, Trinity County, Tulare County, Tuolumne County, Ventura County, Yolo County, Yuba County
Type of Business Mergers & Acquisitions
Type of Business (other) Legal

Mr. Burgess is a long-standing member of the CABB Forms Committee.  He has over 30 years of experience in corporate and business law.  He is particularly skilled in structuring, negotiating, and drafting contracts for complex business arrangements.  He provides comprehensive legal services for both buyers and sellers of businesses, including preparation for purchase/sale, due diligence, negotiating the purchase price and transaction structure, tax issues, seller representations and indemnities, noncompetition covenants, drafting/review of documents, and closing procedures. He also provides general business and corporate services.

Mr. Burgess received his Bachelor of Arts degree, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, from Hamilton College and his Juris Doctor degree from Stanford Law School.  He originally was associated with the firm of Howell and Hallgrimson in San Jose.  He then was a partner in the Business Law Group for many years. He currently operates the Law Offices of David C. Burgess.

Mr. Burgess has written articles in various publications and is the author of three chapters of the book Drafting Business Contracts, published by the California Continuing Education of the Bar.

Among Mr. Burgess’s community activities are service with the Presbytery of San Jose and the San Jose Family Shelter.

Mr. Burgess is a member of the State Bar of California, the State Bar Business Law Section, and the Santa Clara County Bar Association.