Professor of Law
Director, Intellectual Property Concentration
B.S., University of Maryland
J.D., University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law
LL.M. (Intellectual Property Law) George Washington University Law School
A former visiting law professor, Professor Michael Mireles returns to Pacific McGeorge after serving as an Assistant Professor of Law at the University of Denver, Sturm College of Law. Professor Mireles has published papers in the Cardozo Law Review , University of Maine Law Review, University of Missouri-Kansas City Law Review, University of Denver Law Review, University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform, University of Utah Law Review and University of Minnesota Journal of Law, Science and Technology, and serves on the Board of Advisors of the Wake Forest Intellectual Property Law Journal. Professor Mireles was also an associate attorney at Downey Brand, practicing intellectual property and commercial law, and was a law clerk to Circuit Judge S. Jay Plager of the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit in Washington DC. Recently, Professor Mireles taught Cross Border Trade in Intellectual Property in the George Washington University Law School summer program, part of the Munich Intellectual Property Law Center, at the Max Planck Institute for Intellectual Property Law, Competition Law and Tax Law in Munich, Germany. Professor Mireles received his J.D. from University of the Pacific, Order of the Coif, and LL.M. in intellectual property law from George Washington University Law School, with highest honors. He has served on the board of directors of several professional and community organizations, as President of the Asian Bar Association of Sacramento, and was appointed to the City of Sacramento Racial Profiling Commission by the Mayor of Sacramento.
Courses: Property, Wills and Trusts, Survey of Intellectual Property, Trademark Law