University of the Pacific's McGeorge School of Law strengthened its position as a national leader in trial advocacy.
University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law's twelfth National Ethics Trial Competition (NETC) starts on March 14 and continues through March 16, 2019 at the Robert T. Matsui U.S. Courthouse in Sacramento.
United States Supreme Court Associate Justice Anthony M. Kennedy (Ret.) will teach for his 29th year in the McGeorge summer program in Salzburg, Austria.
On Feb. 16 to 17, representatives of nearly 30 law schools gathered at St. Thomas Law School in Minnesota to advance the cause of teaching professional development in law schools. As one of the nation's leaders in promoting professional formation in legal education, five McGeorge professors have contributed to working groups and three of those presented and participated in this year's conference.
McGeorge's annual Diversity Week from Feb. 4 to Feb. 8, 2019, brought students, faculty and staff together for a variety of events in celebration of the theme, "Unity through Diversity."
University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law's Public Legal Services Society (PLSS) volunteered with Meals on Wheels in Sacramento on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019 for a Valentine’s Day Card Making Workshop.
First-year students Cheyanne Martin, Richanne Roope and Yuliy Tsymbal emerged victorious in the Annual Benjamin Frantz First-Year Mock Trial Competition, which was held on Jan. 26, 2019.
The Annual McGeorge Mike Belote Endowed Capital Center Lecture was held Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019 at the Sterling Hotel in Sacramento.
In December 2018, four former employees of a poultry plant in Mississippi received lawful immigration status and reunited with family members through the direct advocacy efforts of Immigration Law Clinic students.
McGeorge alumna Kristina B. Lindquist has been appointed to a judgeship in the Sacramento County Superior Court.
Professor Emeritus Brian Landsberg was interviewed on July 13, 2018 as part of the Open California History Project. He has been teaching at McGeorge since 1986, and he served in the 1960s as an attorney in the Civil Rights Division of the U.S. Department of Justice.
McGeorge School of Law’s Mock Trial team of Allison Wieder, Chelsea Givens, Simone Leighty and Adriana Garcia won the 17th-annual National Civil Trial Competition.
McGeorge School of Law’s Community Legal Services program has been recognized with a Sacramento County 2018 Heroes of Human Service Award.