Loyola Tops Daily Journal’s “Top 100 Lawyers” List


Loyola leads Daily Journal’s “Top 100 Lawyers” list.

More Loyola Law School, Los Angeles alumni earned spots on the Daily Journal’s 2017 “Top 100 Lawyers in California” list than alumni from any other law school in the country.

Loyola saw 13 alumni make the list honoring California lawyers “whose legal work changed the law, an industry or society in the last year” – twice as many as any other California law school. Loyola alumni regularly top the annual list, which included 10 LLS alumni in 2016 and six in 2015.

“Loyola Law School produces extraordinary lawyers,” said Michael Waterstone, Fritz B. Burns Dean. “Every member of the Loyola community should be proud of the incredible success of our alumni. We’re pleased that the Daily Journal recognizes that fact.”

The Loyola Law School alumni honored in this year’s Daily Journal "Top 100 Lawyers in California" are:

  • Angela C. Agrusa ‘87
  • Thomas V. Girardi ’64
  • Charles J. Harder ‘96
  • Brian S. Kabateck ‘89
  • Thomas J. Masenga ‘77
  • Donna A. Melby '78
  • Zia Modabber ‘88
  • Kirk Pasich ‘80
  • Rahul Ravipudi ‘99
  • Michael G. Rhodes ‘84
  • Mark P. Robinson, Jr. ‘72
  • Carney R. Shegerian ‘90
  • Laura A. Wasser ‘94