James Hardesty
Senior Justice James Hardesty, ’75

Senior Justice James W. Hardesty graduated from the University of Nevada, Reno with a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting in 1970. While an undergraduate student, Hardesty was elected President of the student body and named outstanding senior graduate. Hardesty graduated from McGeorge School of

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The Hon. Barbara Kronlund, ’89, has served on the bench for nearly 20 years.

The Hon. Barbara Kronlund, ’89, is a distinguished figure in the legal community, recognized for her significant contributions and achievements. Graduating with distinction from McGeorge School of Law in 1989 and earning a Bachelor of Arts

The career of Jose Hermocillo, ‘83, spans decades in the fields of government relations, public affairs, and strategic communications. He has been at the center of dozens of high-profile ballot measure campaigns and legislative and regulatory debates on issues ranging from healthcare and workers’ compensation to natural resources and taxation. 

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Anna Frostic, ‘07
Anna Frostic, ‘06, is the Senior Vice President of Programs and Policy for the Humane Society International.

When Anna Frostic, ‘06, came to McGeorge School of Law, she traded researching in laboratory settings for practicing law. With a background in physical and biological anthropology, Frostic has always been passionate

Thomas Hiltachk
Thomas Hiltachk, ’87, is the Managing Partner at Bell, McAndrews & Hiltachk, LLP.

A native Sacramentan, Thomas Hiltachk (’87) graduated from the University of the Pacific McGeorge School of Law in 1987 where he was a Law Review editor and author and a member in the Order of the Coif.

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The Hon. Michelle Tong, ’01, was elected to the San Francisco Superior Court in March 2020.

The Hon. Michelle Tong, ‘01, was born in Toronto, Canada to immigrant parents from Hong Kong. She was raised in Sacramento and resides in San Francisco. She received her bachelor’s degree in Politics with

Lance Olson, ’77

Lance H. Olson, ‘77, is a founder and senior counsel of Olson Remcho. He previously founded the law firm of Olson Hagel & Fishburn LLP which merged with Remcho Johansen & Purcell in January 2020 to form Olson Remcho. Olson specializes in the practice of election, government,

Michelle Wong, '03
Michelle Wong, ’03, Partner in Porter Wright’s Tax, Estate Planning & Personal Wealth and Sports Law

Michelle Wong, ‘03, is a partner in Porter Wright’s Tax, Estate Planning & Personal Wealth and Sports Law practice groups. 
Wong focuses her practice on estate planning, wealth preservation, and

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Michael Belote, ’87, is a lobbyist with over 40 years of experience.

Michael Belote, ’87, has over 43 years of experience as a lobbyist in California. After serving as President of California Advocates, Inc. for 10 years, he is currently Immediate Past President of the firm. Before joining California Advocates

Jason Miller, ’15, works for the Office of Legislative Counsel for the State of California. Miller chose to pursue his law degree at McGeorge School of Law because of the faculty and their passion to teach as well as the school’s collaborative learning environment.

Before law school, Miller was a teacher and school administrator.