In Memoriam

Practice Areas
Admitted to Practice
Professional Memberships
Lectures and Presentations
Published Opinions

Admitted to bar, 1964, California, U.S. Supreme Court; U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, Education: Sacramento State College (B.A., 1960); Hastings College of the Law, University of California (LL.B., 1963). Order of the Coif. Member, Thurston Society. Member: Sacramento County and Federal Bar Associations. Reported Cases; B.C. v. Plumas United School Dist. (9th Cir. 1999) 192 F.3d 1260; Stockinger v. Feather River Community College (2003) 111 Cal.App.4th 1014; City of Chico v. Superior Court (1979) 89 Cal.App.3d 187; Heitz v. County of Sacramento (1978) 87 Cal.App.3d 754.

Practice Areas

Public Entity Defense; Employment Litigation; Civil Rights Litigation; Accident Cases; General Torts

Admitted to Practice

  • All California State courts
  • United States Supreme Court
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District
  • United States District Court for the Northern District


  • 1997  – 2017
  • Angelo, Kilday & Kilduff – Founding Partner
  • Specializing in public agency defense, employment cases including wrongful termination and discrimination, civil rights litigation and personal injury defense. Hearing officer for employment appeals and outside investigator for matters involving employee complaints and/or possible misconduct.
  • 1975 – 1997
  • Bolling, Walter & Gawthrop – Founding Partner
  • 1968 – 1975
  • Fitzwilliam, Memering, Stumbos & DeMers – Associate and Partner
  • 1964 – 1968
  • Kronick, Moskovitz & Vanderlaan – Associate


  • University of California, Hastings College of Law, L.L.B 1963
  • Sacramento State College – Business Administration, B. A. 1960


  • Martindale-Hubbell Rating “AV”
  • Order of the Coif
  • Thurston Society

Professional Memberships

  • California Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Sacramento County Bar Association
  • The Defense Research Institute

Lectures & Presentations (partial list)

  • Lecturer and instructor for various public entities and corporate clients on public entity liability, civil rights litigation, employment law, and preventative practice. Such clients include the City and County of Sacramento, the County of Yolo, the Cities of Woodland and Davis, Solano County, Tehama County, Butte Community College District, Solano Community College District, Lassen Community College District, Vision Service Plan, Blount International and Aramark.

Published Opinions (partial list)

  • Hoff v. Vacaville Unified School District (1998) 19 Cal.4th 925
  • B.C. v. Plumas Unified School District, United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, decision rendered September 20, 1999
  • Stockinger v. Feather River Community College