Wiemond Wu

Wiemond Wu

Associate

Wiemond Wu

Associate

Wiemond Wu brings strong analytical and oral advocacy skills to provide clients with clever, cost-effective, and concrete solutions to their legal problems.

Wiemond’s experience comes from handling a wide range of litigation disputes relating to real property, business transactions, employment, and trust and estates, at all stages from pre-lawsuit to post-trial. Wiemond’s practice also includes counseling various non-profit organizations and other entities in the food and agriculture business. Wiemond offers his skills at both the trial and appellate levels across California state and federal courts.

Prior to practice, Wiemond sharpened his legal skills throughout law school. In his second year, Wiemond was recognized as his graduating class’s Top Oral Advocate and for writing a Best Appellate Brief in the school-wide moot court competition. Wiemond also published two articles with the University of the Pacific Law Review the same year. In his final year, Wiemond oversaw fifteen law students as Chief Comment Editor of the school’s law journal. He completed law school while serving as a judicial extern to the Hon. Kimberly J. Mueller at the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California.

Wiemond graduated law school as a member of the Order of the Coif and Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society. Wiemond speaks Chinese Cantonese fluently.

Experience


Professional, Community And Pro Bono Involvement

  • Sacramento County Bar Association, 2018
  • University of the Pacific Law Review, Chief Comment Editor, 2017
  • Alpha Phi Omega National Service Fraternity, UC Berkeley, President, 2014
  • The U.S. President’s Volunteer Service Award, 2012, 2013, and 2014

Honors And Rankings

  • Order of the Coif
  • The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi
  • Externship, Honorable Kimberly J. Mueller, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California
  • Outstanding Scholastic Achievement Graduating Senior Award (Day Division)
  • Roger J. Traynor Honor Society
  • Dean’s Honors List, 2015-2018
  • Top Oral Advocate, McGeorge School of Law, Final Four Oral Advocacy Competition, 2017
  • Best Appellate Brief, McGeorge School of Law, 2017
  • Research Assistant, Thomas Tang Moot Court Competition, 2016
  • Teaching Assistant, McGeorge School of Law, 2016-2017
  • Witkin Awards for Highest Grade in Land Use Planning; Taking & Defending Depositions; Written Discovery; Criminal Procedure; Global Health Law & Policy; and Legal Research & Writing I and II

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