McGeorge School of Law

Jaya Badiga

Adjunct Professor of Law
Jaya Badiga

MA, Boston University
JD, Santa Clara University School of Law


Jaya opened her own law practice after working in non-profit, government and private organizations as an attorney. Jaya’s practice draws on her cultural background and education which includes a Juris Doctor degree from Santa Clara University, a Joint Master’s degree in International Relations and International Communications from Boston University, and years of work experience in the legal field.

Jaya has an active Family Law practice and works creatively to help clients transition successfully during a stressful time in their lives. Domestic Violence is an area of emphasis in Jaya’s Family Law practice and she is a seasoned presenter in this area of law in California. Jaya is an active volunteer in the legal community.