John R. O'Brien, Patrick M. Broderick, David DeWolf and Mark Shepherd, about 1989
John R. O'Brien (Oct. 10, 1943- ) (lower right), Mark Shepherd (lower left), Patrick M. Broderick (July 27, 1960- ) (upper right) and David K. DeWolf (upper left). Photo likely taken at O'Brien Watters & Davis, Santa Rosa, Calif..
Biographical or Historical Note
John R. O'Brien is a partner with O'Brien Watters & Davis, LLP, in Santa Rosa, Calif.; Pat Broderick was a litigation partner with O'Brien Watters & Davis before leaving the firm to continue his teaching career at Santa Rosa Junior College and Empire College School of Law. He became the Dean of Empire College Law School in 1997 and was its longest serving dean when he was elected to the Superior Court in November 2010 and took the bench in January 2011. David K. DeWolf is currently (2015) a professor in the Gonzaga University School of Law; he was previously Law clerk for Justice Stephen Bistline, Idaho Supreme Court, 1979-80; in private practice with Lukins & Annis, P.S., Spokane, (1980-84); assistant professor, Oklahoma City University (1984-87); Senior Fellow, Discovery Institute, Seattle, Washington.
Date Created or Published
Item Type (Original)
Item Physical Format or Genre
Black and white photographs
Number of Parts or Pages
Other Physical Details
black and white
Item Physical Dimensions
11 x 13 cm
Sonoma Heritage Collections Theme
Public Safety, Law and Crime
Broderick, Patrick M., 1960-; O'Brian, John R., 1943-; DeWolf, David K.; Shepherd, Mark
Subject (Time Period)
State or Province
City or Town
Source of Title
Title supplied by cataloger.
Original Creation or Publication Details
Originally published in the Sonoma County Daily herald-recorder.
Related Periodical, Etc.
Sonoma County Daily herald-recorder
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