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Two Alumnae Appointed to Serve as Judges in California County Superior Courts
Two Alumnae Appointed to Serve as Judges in California County Superior Courts
December 11, 2020

Rita L. Badhan JD ’02 will be Judge in the Los Angeles County Superior Court, and Murlene J. Randle JD ’80 will be Judge in the San Francisco County Superior…

Santa Clara Law Professor Colleen Chien Appointed to the Biden Transition Team
Santa Clara Law Professor Colleen Chien Appointed to the Biden Transition Team
December 11, 2020

Chien has been chosen to join President-Elect Joe Biden’s 20-person review committee for the Department of Commerce, which includes oversight of The United States Patent and Trademark Office. Read more.

John Cruden JD ’74 Honored with ABA Lifetime Achievement Award
John Cruden JD ’74 Honored with ABA Lifetime Achievement Award
December 11, 2020

The ABA Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources presented Cruden with its Lifetime Achievement Award in Environmental, Energy, or Resources Law and Policy during the section’s 28th Fall Conference. Read…

Paul “Chip” Lion JD ’82 receives Lifetime Achievement Award from California Lawyer’s Association
Paul “Chip” Lion JD ’82 receives Lifetime Achievement Award from California Lawyer’s Association
November 6, 2020

The annual award honors a California attorney who has made significant contributions to the field and has achieved high status in the legal community. Download the article to read more.

Katrina Logan JD ’08 received the Les Williams Diversity Award from the San Mateo County Bar
Katrina Logan JD ’08 received the Les Williams Diversity Award from the San Mateo County Bar
November 6, 2020

The Diversity Award recognizes an individual, or organization, who has demonstrated a meaningful and consistent commitment to increasing and maintaining diversity in San Mateo County at all levels of the…

Nora Frimann appointed as San Jose City Attorney by Mayor Liccardo
Nora Frimann appointed as San Jose City Attorney by Mayor Liccardo
November 6, 2020

The second woman to fill this new role, Nora Frimann JD ’79 served on the Santa Clara County Bar Association and received the Association’s Professional Attorney of the Year award…