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  • McGeorge Welcomes New Students

    McGeorge Welcomes New Students

    Welcome to the McGeorge Classes of 2020 and 2021! McGeorge welcomed 219 new students at the Dean's Welcome and Oath of Professionalism event during Orientation Week. Classes for new and returning students began on Monday, Aug. 14, at the beginning of the law school's 94th academic year. more >

  • Inter-American Summer Program Reaches Ninth Year

    Inter-American Summer Program Reaches Ninth Year

    The Inter-American Summer Program in Antigua, Guatemala, completed its ninth year, holding classes from May 24 to June 16, 2017, with 18 students from three U.S. law schools and two Guatemalan universities. The summer program is hosted by partners McGeorge School of Law and University of Denver, Sturm College of Law. more >

  • McGeorge School of Law welcomes Capitol Seminars to Sacramento Campus

    McGeorge School of Law welcomes Capitol Seminars to Sacramento Campus

    Capitol Seminars, a unique Sacramento-based training firm that provides professional development courses in governmental advocacy, will take up residence at University of the Pacific’s Sacramento Campus, in affiliation with McGeorge School of Law’s Capital Center for Law & Policy, effective with its Aug. 17-18 seminars. more >

  • New Alumni Judges Join Bench in California, Arizona, Nevada and New Jersey

    New Alumni Judges Join Bench in California, Arizona, Nevada and New Jersey

    Five new judges have been added to the lengthy roster of nearly 400 McGeorge alumni who currently serve or have served on state and federal benches nationwide. more >

  • McGeorge welcomes new Dean Michael Hunter Schwartz

    McGeorge welcomes new Dean Michael Hunter Schwartz

    University of the Pacific's McGeorge School of Law welcomed Michael Hunter Schwartz, a national leader in legal education reform, as its new dean on July 1. He was interviewed on Capital Public Radio's Insight program on July 24 and featured in Sacramento Business Journal on July 20. more >

  • McGeorge alumnus elected to Board of Regents

    McGeorge alumnus elected to Board of Regents

    Paul Dassenko, a 1982 McGeorge graduate and an international arbitrator, has been elected to the university's Board of Regents. more >