• ““My military experience and using my GI-Bill has put a career in law within sight, SJCL has put that career within reach.”

    Jason Trupkin, Veteran

  • “I chose to attend SJCL because it’s closer to home, more affordable than other law schools in the state and SJCL students have a high success rate for passing the bar exam.”

    Brittany Hines, CSU Stanislaus, Political Science

  • “I immigrated from Jerusalem with 12 siblings when I was three years old. Throughout my childhood, I watched my father develop small businesses which needed attorneys which he could not afford. I decided to go to law school to help my family.”

    Firas A. Jaber, Business Administration, Fresno State

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  • Law School 101 • Wed., Aug. 31 • 7-9p +

    Our free informational monthly law school forum will help prospective students learn about law school, from courses offered to admission Read More
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  • SJCL Celebrates February Barpassers! +

    SJCL February Barpassers (L to R) back row: Michael Landers, Firas Jaber, and Brett Barcellos; middle row: Megan Brown, Cheri Read More
  • Does Crowdsourcing Have a Place in Legal Research? +

    By Alicia Diaz Wrest, Library Director, San Joaquin College of Law OVER-DUE DILIGENCE What do the law and rap music Read More
  • Law School Beefs Up CUSD Libraries +

    Another year, another 592 books donated to the Elizabeth O’Neill Book Drive! San Joaquin College of Law would like to Read More
  • Aesthetics of Legal Writing +

    By Jason Crockford, Student at San Joaquin College of Law ALaw likes efficiency and clarity. Thus, effective legal writing is Read More
  • Dear Faux Amici +

    Howard K. Watkins and Professor Purvis address the audience (L to R) U. U. Board member Eric Peterson (Law ’07), Read More
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  • Erika Rascon (Law '15) +

    Erika Rascon is now an Associate Attorney with Horswill, Mederos, Sores & Ormonde. Read More
  • Amanda Kendzora (Law ’15) +

    Mandy Kendzora is now a Contract Attorney at Wagner, Jones, Kopfman & Artenian. Read More
  • Maria Cordova (Law ’15) +

    Maria “Lupita” Cordova is now an Associate Attorney at Perez, Williams, Medina & Rodriguez LLP. Read More
  • Harout Bouldoukian (Law ’14) +

    Harout Bouldoukian is now an Associate Attorney for Wadhwani and Shanfeld, APLC. Read More
  • Michael Titus (Law ’15) +

    Michael Titus is now an Associate Attorney with Weiss Martin Salinas & Hearst. Read More
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December 1, 2015 - February 29, 2016

San Joaquin College of Law thanks the following individuals and organizations for their gifts. Their generosity helps SJCL deliver an outstanding academic program to students.

Larry L. Hillblom Foundation
Terry C. Hillblom (’91)

$10,000 - $24,999
Granville Homes

$5,000 - $9,999
The Bertha and John Garabedian Charitable Foundation
The Borba Families
Ross Borba, Jr. (Board)
Central California Bankruptcy Assn.
Kimberly R. Sweidy (’85)

$2,500 - $4,999
American Board of Trial Advocates-San Joaquin Valley Chapter
Randolph Ataide (’86)
Educational Employees Credit Union
Darryl Freedman (’93)
SJCL Alumni Association
SJCL Student Bar Association

$1,000 - $2,499
Dennis D. Bean
Michael Condry (’80)
Delta Theta Phi Law Fraternity
Michael L. Elder (’05)
Hammerschmidt Broughton Law Corporation
H. Ty Kharazi (’96)
Loss Protection Investigations, Inc
John Mesrobian (’79)
Purvis and Elder, LLP
Soroptimist International of Clovis
Yarra, Kharazi & Clason

$500 - $999
Geraldine D. Brown (’79)
Michel J. Bryant (’91)
Katherine A. Coolidge (’79)
Clinton A. Cummins (’90)
Dias Law Firm, Inc
Diana S. Dooley (’95)
Ronald A. Henderson (’80)
Hon. W. Richard Lee (’85)
John “Wes” Merritt
Hon. Robert Oliver
Carlyn Robbins (Staff)
Rajinder S. Sungu (’12)
Melissa L. White (Board and ’96)

$250 - $499
Nicholas E. Aniotzbehere (’08)
Mark A. Blum (’92)
Deborah K. Boyett (’01)
Denise Cahill (’04)
Devin and Claire (’05) Carroll
Jennell Casillas
D. Greg (Board) and
Jeanne Durbin
Jackson Grode
David Ibarra (’10)
Kathleen M. McKenna (’99)
Jennifer Morrison (’99)
Janice L. Pearson (Dean)
Russell Ryan
Rose Safarian (Faculty)
Hon. Nancy I. Smith (’80)
Adam Stirrup (’08)
Riley C. Walter, Esq.
Salome Woodcock (’92)
SJCL Law Students United in Tolerance
Wells Fargo Foundation

$100 - $249
Susan B. Anderson (’87)
Justin Atkinson (Faculty)
Missy McKai Cartier (Staff)
Richard Cartier
John Dicks (’76)
Joanna Ebner (’05)
Dorlie Goodger
Douglas Haas (’82)
Judith F. Hall (’91)
Helon & Manfredo
Marvin T. Helon (’78)
Hon. Dale Ikeda
Rhea Y. Ikemiya (’09)
Anne Kinzel (’87)
Hon. Rosemary McGuire (’94)
Sandra K. McIntyre (’99)
Christine Pickford
W. Scott Quinlan (’81)
Cynthia Robinson (Staff)
Eduardo Ruiz (’95)
Hon. Houry A. Sanderson (’87)
James Sanderson (’80)
Hon. Stephen Sefton (’78)
Daren A. Stemwedel (’12)
Dr. Vivian Vidoli (Board)
Howard Watkins
Sara Widener-Brightwell (’94)
David A. Yengoyan (’05)

Brian L. Baker
Fran K. Christiansen (’79)
Victoria Denny (Staff)
Joan Lassley
Mitchell & Associates Investigations
Julia Mitchell
Leslie Moore (’96)
Dennis Nard (’95)
Jared Nelson (Staff)
Lizabeth J. Pitcock (Staff)
Vernon J. Reynolds (’10)
Diane Skouti (Staff)
Jill Waller-Randles (Staff)
Kasi G. Welte
Alicia D. Wrest (Faculty and ’10)

Donation of Books to the Library
Douglas A. Low
Philip E. Tavlian (’80)
Howard Watkins

In-Kind Gifts
Steven Spencer (Board)