McGeorge School of Law

69 McGeorge Alumni Honored as Best of the Bar

August 30, 2016

Best of the Bar 2016

Tracy Simmons, Assistant Dean of Admissions, Diversity Initiatives and Financial Aid at McGeorge, with alumni Chris Russell, '88, of Stoel Rives LLP and Ognian Gavrilov, '08, of Gavrilov & Brooks at the Best of the Bar networking reception. Russell was honored as part of the Best of the Bar 2016 group. (Photo: Tia Gemmell)

The Sacramento Business Journal recognized 182 lawyers as the "Best of the Bar" in Sacramento. McGeorge alumni represented 69 of those honorees, which is more than one-third of the Best of the Bar group this year. The "Best of the Bar" is an annual award bestowed upon local attorneys by their peers. McGeorge School of Law is proud of the many alumni who were recently recognized with this honor.

Dean Francis J. Mootz III, Associate Dean Dorothy Landsberg, '87, Assistant Dean Mindy Danovaro, Assistant Dean Tracy Simmons, Professor Daniel Croxall, '08, and Alumni Relations Director Angelique Ellis joined the Best of the Bar celebration reception on Aug. 25, 2016, held in downtown Sacramento at Cafeteria 15L. See photos from the event here.