About Us

Burkhardt & Larson, located in Rancho Santa Fe, California, was established in 1979, and is a recognized leader in the local legal community. We provide top-quality representation in most areas of civil litigation, real estate, business law, and estate planning. We are AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell, the most respected national peer review rating service, and are listed in the prestigious Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers. Phil Burkhardt is recognized as a Super Lawyer. We provide an alternative to large firms by providing personalized service on a cost-effective basis, while maintaining the highest standards of competence and ethics.

Our overriding philosophy is that the needs of each client are unique, and that those unique needs dictate the legal strategy necessary to achieve the client’s objectives. For over three decades we have protected our clients’ interests and contributed to the growth of their businesses and the well-being of their families.

We pride ourselves in taking a leadership role in the San Diego County legal community, and in staying on the cutting edge of emerging legal developments. Whether your needs involve representation in the courts, the acquisition or disposition of real estate, planning for the growth and development of your business, or getting the best possible advice in planning your personal estate, you can rely on the proven experience and integrity of the lawyers at Burkhardt & Larson.