Office of General Counsel
Norman J. Hamill
Interim Managing Counsel
Norm Hamill began serving in the Office of General Counsel in 2006. He works on risk-management-related litigation, particularly in the general liability area, and provides counsel to Risk Management staff on insurance and related issues.
Prior to joining OGC, Mr. Hamill worked at CNA Insurance in San Francisco, where he served as in-house coverage counsel since 2003. Before joining CNA, he worked for two and one-half years at Cooley Godward LLP in Palo Alto. Prior to joining Cooley Godward, he was an associate and then partner at Gordon & Rees, where he represented clients in all phases of litigation, including representing the University in several matters. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of California, Berkeley (B.A. 1988) and received his law degree from Loyola Law School in Los Angeles (J.D. 1991)