Top Silicon Valley companies rely on Santa Clara Law Alumni

For more than a century, Santa Clara Law has educated lawyers in the heart of the Silicon Valley, one of the most vibrant and exciting economies in the world. We have more than 5,000 alumni working in the greater San Francisco Bay Area, and they serve in leading positions across the legal field, including general counsel of top high tech companies, partners in national and international firms, judges, and social justice advocates. This map highlights some of the top Silicon Valley companies and how many Santa Clara Law alumni work there.


Alumni numbers gathered from LinkedIn as of 7/16.

“Santa Clara Law introduced me to intellectual property and privacy law, fueled my passion for high-tech, and connected me with companies in Silicon Valley like eBay, which laid the cornerstone for my legal career.”
—SCOTT SHIPMAN, J.D. ’99, general counsel and chief privacy officer for Sensity Systems Inc., and former associate general counsel global privacy leader for eBay