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Santa Clara Law Alumni Named to Top 100 Lawyers List

Super Lawyers Magazine has named six Santa Clara Law alumni to its list to top attorneys.

Peter Boutin JD ’75 is a Securities Litigation attorney working as an attorney at Keesal, Young & Logan in San Francisco, California. Mr. Boutin assists clients with Alternative Dispute Resolution and Employment Litigation: Defense issues.

Leigh W. Burnside BA ’94, JD ’97 is an attorney providing legal services covering Estate & Trust Litigation and Estate Planning & Probate and works as an attorney at Dowling Aaron Incorporated in Fresno.

Niall P. McCarthy JD ’92 is a principal attorney at Cotchett, Pitre & McCarthy, LLP, in Burlingame, California. With a practice focused on elder abuse, elder law, consumer protection, and other matters, Mr. McCarthy represents clients throughout the San Francisco Bay Area.

Timothy L. Thompson JD ’87, an attorney with Whitney, Thompson & Jeffcoach LLP in Fresno, California, helps clients address Business Litigation situations. He also helps clients with Estate & Trust Litigation concerns.

James P. Wagoner JD ’73 is an attorney with McCormick Barstow LLP in Fresno, who provides legal services covering Insurance Coverage and Appellate. 

Richard Watters JD ’73 is an attorney at Miles, Sears & Eanni, A Professional Corporation, helping people with Personal Injury – General: Plaintiff issues. Miles, Sears & Eanni, A Professional Corporation has an office in Fresno, California, serving the local community.

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