Deputy city attorney, Stockton, California, 1975-1976
Office of the District Attorney, San Joaquin County, California, 1976-1986; deputy district attorney, 1976-1982; supervisory district attorney, 1982-1986
Commissioner, Stockton [California] Municipal Court, 1986-1992
Judge, Superior Court of California, County of San Joaquin, 1992-1996
Associate justice, California Court of Appeal, Third District, 1996-2003
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Virginia is justly famous for its collegial environment that bonds students and faculty, and student satisfaction is consistently cited as among the highest in American law schools. Intellectual challenges are met in a spirit of cooperation. Small first-year sections promote individual inquiry while providing support and friendship. Students learn together, reading each other's work and freely sharing course outlines and other materials, confidently relying on the nation's oldest student-run Honor System to maintain the highest ethical standards.