Jim Bainbridge is a partner. He is a graduate of Harvard law school, where he was “Captain” of the Marshall Club and a finalist and prizewinner in Harvard Law School’s highly prestigious Marshall Club Ames Moot Court Competition. Prior to law school, Mr. Bainbridge graduated with the highest GPA in mathematics in his university undergraduate class, and was awarded the “High Scholarship Student Certificate” for the “Highest Scholastic Record” in mathematics with a nearly perfect GPA.
Based on his academic excellence, he was awarded the highly prestigious three-year, all expense and tuition paid, National Science Foundation Fellowship for graduate studies in mathematics at the University of California, Berkeley, from which he received a Master’s Degree and a PhD Candidate Degree in mathematics. Mr. Bainbridge was an Instructor in mathematics at UC Berkeley.
After scoring in the top 1/10 of 1% on the LSAT, Mr. Bainbridge was accepted to Harvard, Yale, and Stanford Law Schools. He left UC Berkeley to attend Harvard Law School, and after graduating he went to work for the national law firm McKenna & Fitting, which became McKenna Long & Aldrich. He has been a member in good standing of the State Bar of California for 40 years.
Mr. Bainbridge has authored and published 14 law-related books, including California Real Estate Principles and License Preparation.
Real Estate Law
Harvard Law School, J.D., 1977
UC Berkeley, Masters and PhD Candidate Degree in mathematics
State Bar of California, 1977 to Present
“Captain” of the Marshall Club and a finalist and prizewinner in Harvard Law School’s Marshall Club Ames Moot Court Competition. Prior to law school, Mr. Bainbridge was a recipient of the three-year National Science Foundation Fellowship for graduate studies in mathematics and graduated with the highest GPA in mathematics in his university. Mr. Bainbridge scored in the top one in a thousand of those taking the Law School Aptitude Test.