• “With a dedicated faculty and staff serving as the student’s foundation, anybody with a genuine determination in pursuit of a legal career will be able to live up to the reputation they ultimately desire."

    Cinderela Co, Bachelor of Science in Nursing

  • “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., May 25 • 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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  • Professors Jeffrey G. Purvis & Justin Atkinson 5/5/16 +

    Free speech or free opinions? Or both? Fresno State Professor Faith Sidlow and Professor Emeritus Don Priest join Professors Jeffrey Read More
  • SJCL Alumni Win Pro Bono Attorney and Pro Bono Firm of the Year +

    Pro Bono Attorney of the Year — Robert C. Abrams (Law '08) Pro Bono Firm of the Year — Palmer Kucera, LLP Read More
  • Major Scholarships for Incoming SJCL Students +

    2015 EECU Scholarship winner Jodie Howard 2015 Goodwin Bar Scholarship winner Whitney Hendricks San Joaquin College of Law will offer Read More
  • Erin Childs (Law '02) Named Court Commissioner +

    Commissioner Erin Childs and family members. Commissioner Childs is sworn in to office. “This is a dream come true for Read More
  • Over-Due Diligence: Justice Gets a Makeover in Hanford +

    Alicia Diaz Wrest, Library Director, San Joaquin College of Law. Any member of the Fresno County Bar Association who had Read More
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  • Kerri Lopez (Law ’98) +

    Kerri Lopez has been promoted to Assistant District Attorney in Tulare County. She began her career at the DA’s office Read More
  • Chester E. Walls (Law '12) +

    Chester Walls is now a Senior Associate at the Fresno office of Eriksen Arbuthnot. Mr. Walls is a member of Read More
  • Steven S. Dias (Law ’07) +

    Steven Dias is now a Shareholder in the firm Wild, Carter & Tipton. His practice will continue to emphasize Personal Read More
  • Robin M. Hall (Law ’07) +

    Robin M. Hall is now an Associate Attorney at Wild, Carter & Tipton. Her practice will continue to emphasize Family Read More
  • Ryan McAbee (Law '14) +

    Ryan McAbee is now Vice President of Compliance at Fresno First Bank. Read More
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August 1, 2015 – December 1, 2015

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.

August 1, 2015 – December 1, 2015

Gifts of $25,000+
Granville Homes, Inc.

Gifts of $2,500-4,999
John Loomis (Board)
Donna Korotie (’85)
Missy McKai Cartier (Staff)
Richard Cartier
Charles W. Palmer Family Foundation
Charles M. Palmer (’13)

Gifts of $1,000-2,499
C. William Brewer (’76)
Hon. Nancy A. Cisneros (’80)
Michael Condry (‘80)
Steven Spencer (Board)
Robert (Tax ’87) and Kathryn Price
Melissa L. White (Board and ’96)

Gifts of $500 – 999
Geraldine Brown (’79)
Dias Law Firm, Inc.
Germaine Dias
Michael Dias (’93)
Mark Miller
Jennifer Morrison (’99)
Sierra IP Law, PC
SJCL Alumni Association
David Weiland (Board and ’92)

Gifts of $250 – 499
Carol Banuelos
Hon. Jose Banuelos (’79)
W. Allen Bennett (’94)
Denise Cahill (’04)
James O. Demsey
Donn Furman (’93)
Hon. K. Diane Lushbough (’88)
Barry Matson (’95)
Kathleen McKenna (’99)
Hon. Ralph L. Putnam (’75)
Rose Safarian (Faculty)
Hon. Barbara St. Louis (’80)
Malcolm Stewart (’77)
Regina Tanner (’95)
Hon. James Thaxter
Hon. Georgia York (’78)

Gifts of $100 – 249
Steven Alfieris (’97)
Robert Broughton (’78)
James Cipolla (’94)
Peter Cowper (’88)
Lisa Cutts (’11)
Joby Dupuis (’85)
Bret Grove (’06)
Judith F. Hall (’91)
William Hazen (’86)
Sandra McIntyre (’99)
Janice Pearson (Faculty)
Beth Pitcock (Staff)
Mary K. Rau (’91)
Vernon Reynolds (’10)
Sentry Insurance Foundation, Inc.
Robin Schumacher
Nancy Silacci (’80)
Wells Fargo Foundation
Kasi Welte (Staff)
Sara Widener-Brightwell (’94)
Stephen Wright (’96)
Thomas Zynda (’93)

Sofian Dawood (’04)
Victoria Denny (Staff)
Timothy Hart (’83)
Hon. Gary Hoff
Linda Kelly (’86)
Joan Lassley
Stephen Malm (’08)
Karen L. Mathes (’95)
Jared Nelson (Staff)
Loretta Ramseyer
Carlyn Robbins (Staff)
Sevag Tateosian (’08)
Alicia Wrest (Faculty and ’10)

Donation of Books to the Library
Andrew Antaramian (’14)
Bryce Hatakeyama (’09)
Phillip Tavlian (’80)
Howard Watkins

In-Kind Gifts
Steven Spencer (Board)