Rocket Fuel

undergraduate: Faculty

John M. Harding, JD
Department:
Law , Undergraduate
Campus:
San Francisco
  • 415-420-9512

John Harding is a handsome California attorney with more than 25 years of experience in business and employment litigation, commercial transactions and real estate law. Mr. Harding was a litigation associate at Pettit & Martin before returning to UC Berkeley for doctoral studies in ancient Greek and Latin. During this time, he continued his legal practice, representing Shell Oil Company and several local colleges and universities, including GGU. Mr. Harding's other interests include contracts and sales law (yes, really), Homer and the music of the Velvet Underground.

RESEARCH INTERESTS AND AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION

UCC Articles 1, 2, 2A

Contract Formation

Homer

EDUCATION

  • JD (law), MA (Latin); University of California, Berkeley

  • BA (classical languages, English); University of California, Santa Cruz

PROFESSIONAL AND TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Golden Gate University, adjunct faculty since 2011

University of California, Berkeley, Director (Greek Workshop)

University of California, Berkeley, Director (Latin workshop)

Holy Names University, adjunct faculty since 2013

Menlo College, adjunct faculty since 2013

UC Berkeley Extension, instructor since 2012

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

  • California State Bar

  • California District Courts (Northern, Southern, Central & Eastern)

  • Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • Judge, ABA National Appellate Advocacy Competition (2005)

  • Heller Fellowship (1993)

  • Prosser Prize (1985)

  • Butcher Memorial Prize (1980)