Our Director

Kaelyn Romey

A distinguished trial lawyer who was nationally renowned as a master teacher in trial advocacy programs for lawyers, Professor Segal directed the Law School’s mock trial competition programs and has taught at the National Institute of Trial Advocacy (NITA) programs, Tel Aviv University, and at Holborn College of Law in London.  Professor Segal served as counsel for Dr. Jeffrey MacDonald in the famous Green Beret murder case that was the subject of the book and movie “Fatal Vision.”

“Bernie,” as he was known to his friends, students, and colleagues, passed away in July 2011 at the age of 81, having served Golden Gate University School of Law and the Litigation Center for nearly forty years.

​In Bernie’s honor and memory, we host a national mock trial competition in the fall In Vino Veritas and an intra-school advocacy competition for 1L students each spring the Bernie Cross ‘n Close Competition.

Our Founder

Bernard “Bernie” L. Segal
In Loving Memory (1929-2011)

A distinguished trial lawyer who was nationally renowned as a master teacher in trial advocacy programs for lawyers, Professor Segal directed the Law School’s mock trial competition programs and has taught at the National Institute of Trial Advocacy (NITA) programs, Tel Aviv University, and at Holborn College of Law in London.  Professor Segal served as counsel for Dr. Jeffrey MacDonald in the famous Green Beret murder case that was the subject of the book and movie “Fatal Vision.”

“Bernie,” as he was known to his friends, students, and colleagues, passed away in July 2011 at the age of 81, having served Golden Gate University School of Law and the Litigation Center for nearly forty years.

​In Bernie’s honor and memory, we host a national mock trial competition in the fall In Vino Veritas and an intra-school advocacy competition for 1L students each spring the Bernie Cross ‘n Close Competition.

The GGU Advocate

… thinks creatively, with mastery of the facts
… communicates persuasively and clearly
… presents with confidence, poise and flexibility
… has command of the law and rules of evidence
… and, above all else …
… is courteous, professional and ethical.

Our Students

Our Campus

Specializing in Practical Trial Skills

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BUILDING LOCATION

Located in the heart of the classic SOMA neighborhood in San Francisco.

ADDRESS:

536 MISSION STREET, ROOM 3205
SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94105

Points of Contact

Kaelyn Romey

Litigation Center Director

  • 415-442-6668
  • kromey@ggu.edu

ASHLEY LOTTI

BAXTER FELLOW

  • 415-369-5213
  • baxterfellow@ggu.edu

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