McGeorge School of Law

McGeorge School of Law

University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law has grown into an internationally recognized leader in the field of legal education since its establishment in 1924. Its location in Sacramento, the capital of California, has shaped its focus on public law, international law and advocacy.

Students in front of the student center
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A painting of actor Raymond Burr as iconic fictional lawyer Perry Mason of TV and literature hangs outside University of the Pacific McGeorge School of Law’s courtroom in a trophy case filled with advocacy awards and Burr-Mason memorabilia. It is a constant reminder to future attorneys of their obligation to advocate on behalf of their clients.
Perry Mason actor Raymond Burr had deep connections to McGeorge

A painting of actor Raymond Burr as iconic fictional lawyer Perry Mason of TV and literature hangs outside University of the Pacific McGeorge School of Law’s courtroom in a trophy case filled with advocacy awards and Burr-Mason memorabilia. It is a c


University of the Pacific McGeorge School of Law alumni Stephanie Chavez ’19 and Spencer Saks ’19 know firsthand what it takes to fix state law by working in the halls of the state Capitol in Sacramento.
Legislation guided by McGeorge alumni to help police fight elder abuse

University of the Pacific McGeorge School of Law alumni Stephanie Chavez ’19 and Spencer Saks ’19 know firsthand what it takes to fix state law by working in the halls of the state Capitol in Sacramento.


McGeorge School of Law recently held its annual Diversity Week – 2020 Foresight: The Vision is Clear, Diversity Matters – Feb. 3 through Feb. 7 on the Sacramento campus.
McGeorge Celebrates the Rich Cultural Diversity of the Sacramento Campus During Annual Diversity Week

McGeorge School of Law recently held its annual Diversity Week – 2020 Foresight: The Vision is Clear, Diversity Matters – Feb. 3 through Feb. 7 on the Sacramento campus.