Hanson Bridgett LLP



About Us

Founded in 1958, Hanson Bridgett is a multidisciplinary law firm that thrives as a center for legal excellence serving all of California with more than 180 attorneys throughout the state. Our clients range from multinational Fortune 500 corporations to individuals and include a number of public agencies in California.

Hanson Bridgett is a dedicated supporter of diversity and inclusion. Our commitment to diversity begins with the recruitment of our workforce. Currently, our firm's attorneys consist of 46 percent women, 27 percent people of color, and 4 percent self-identified LGBTQ+ individuals. Our firm's partners are 40 percent women, 21 percent people of color, and 6 percent self-identified LGBTQ+ individuals.


  • We are a certified B Corp and are socially responsible members of our communities.
  • Our firm is driven by a commitment to diversity, charitable giving, pro bono legal work and hands-on service.

Rep/Contact Info

Eric Clarke
Partner and East Bay Market Leader
Alexandria Kwan
Marketing Coordinator
Kristina Lawson
Managing Partner
Sean Marciniak
Jasun Molinelli
James J. Nichols
Chief Operating Officer
Derek Ridgway