Goodman Appointed to Sacramento County Superior Court
Sacramento, CA (March 30, 2009) - Nossaman is pleased to announce that Geoffrey A. Goodman has been appointed by Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger to a judgeship with the Sacramento County Superior Court. Goodman has been a partner at Nossaman, specializing in white collar criminal defense and commercial litigation primarily in the health care industry. Prior to his 10 years in private practice, Goodman spent over 20 years working in the public sector. Most recently he served as assistant U.S. attorney for the U.S. Attorney's Office, Eastern District of California from 1992 to 1998.
"Leaving Nossaman will be hard, but I'm honored by the appointment and excited about the opportunity," said Goodman. "The firm has a great group of criminal defense attorneys and commercial litigators who will assure that clients continue to receive top-notch representation in those areas."
"While we will miss practicing with Geoff, we are proud of him and his appointment," said Nossaman's Sacramento administrative partner John Kennedy. "He will be an asset to the Sacramento bench and we wish him well."