Jerome Mayer-Cantú

Principal Counsel, Litigation

Practice Groups



Jerome Mayer-Cantú joined the University of California in 2019. He monitors litigation related to risk management, particularly in the general liability area, and provides counsel on matters relating to public safety. Mr. Mayer-Cantú previously worked as an Assistant U.S. Attorney at the Northern District of California, and as a Deputy City Attorney for the City of Berkeley. He also clerked for two U.S. District Judges in Washington, D.C.


Stanford Law School, J.D.

UC Berkeley, B.A.

Bar Admissions

New York