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Hanson Bridgett Welcomes Derek A. Ridgway; Firm Continues to Grow East Bay Office

Hanson Bridgett LLP is pleased to announce that Derek A. Ridgway has joined the firm as a partner in the firm's corporate section. Derek’s practice will focus on corporate, real estate and construction matters. He will be based in Walnut Creek.

“We are thrilled Derek is joining our firm. He will be an asset to a number of our practice groups as well as to many of our clients,” said Andrew Giacomini, Hanson Bridgett managing partner.

Derek was most recently a partner with Cooper White & Cooper LLP. He has his B.A. from Loyola Marymount University and his J.D. from the University of San Francisco.

“With Derek on board, a crucial piece of the firm’s East Bay growth strategy is in place,” said Eric Clarke, head of Hanson Bridgett's corporate practice in Walnut Creek. “There are many synergies with Derek's practice and client base which make this a great addition and which really add to the strength of our East Bay corporate and real estate practice groups.”

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Hanson Bridgett is a law firm with more than 150 attorneys in offices in San Francisco, Sacramento, the North Bay, Silicon Valley and the East Bay. Serving clients since 1958, we are well known in Northern California and have earned a national reputation in many of our practice areas.

Our diverse client list includes large national and global companies as well as many governmental entities, regional businesses and individuals. While we keep true to our California roots, our work increasingly takes us across state and national borders.

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Michelle Klopp
Director of Business Development
Hanson Bridgett LLP
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