Managing Partner, Hanson Bridgett LLP

 

After more than a decade as Managing Partner, Andrew Giacomini has made Hanson Bridgett a top law firm in northern California. He serves on the Board of Directors of the Marin Agricultural Land Trust and is Past President of Legal Aid of Marin.

A member of LCLD’s Board of Directors, Andrew is also an advocate for diversity: “Real change comes from creative thinking and creative thinking thrives in an atmosphere of diversity.”

In 2017, Hanson Bridgett was ranked No. 3 for minority partners, with minorities more than 10 percent of U.S.-based equity partners. The firm also makes a point of incorporating LCLD into the culture of the firm; LCLD Fellows serve on the firm’s Diversity and Inclusion Network and it covers LCLD news in its quarterly diversity newsletter. Hanson Bridgett was an LCLD Most Active Member Law Firm in 2014 and 2016. 

Joined LCLD 2009


Highlights of LCLD Participation


LCLD Board of Directors

Member, 2015-2017 

Fellows Program
Hosted Leadership Lunch (2012) 
Fellows nominated:
2017: Alison Elizabeth Wright; 2016: Ray H. Sheen; 2015: Megan Oliver Thompson; 2014: Jahmal T. Davis; 2013: Anne C. Hydorn;  2012:  Mohammad Walizadeh;  2011:  John Cu

Pathfinder Program
Pathfinders selected: 
2017: Candice P. Shih; 2016: Daniel A. Garcia; 2015: Jennifer Martinez 

1L LCLD Scholars Program
Scholars hosted:
2017: Raena Ferrer Calubaquib; 2016: Leah Read; 2015: Grecia Barboza; 2014: Andres Cantero; 2013: Reetu Mody; 2012: Bali Kumar

Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors provided: 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012

Attendance
Annual Meeting (2016, 2015, 2014)
Leadership Summit (2016, 2014) 


 

Member: Andrew Giacomini

Diversity Professionals: Naomi Smith, John Cu

Communications: Brandi Hewlett