Antoinette Ranit joined Wittwer Parkin LLP in 2019. She received a degree in Journalism from the University of Hawaii at Manoa, and a J.D. with a concentration in environmental law from University of the Pacific McGeorge School of Law.
While in law school, Ms. Ranit served as a legal extern for the California Department of Justice, Public Rights Division: Environment, Land Law, and Natural Resources. At the Attorney General’s Office, she helped draft a preliminary injunction against the Trump Administration regarding the declaration of a National Emergency for the U.S./Mexico border wall. She also worked as a legal intern for the Surfrider Foundation and focused on finding legal solutions for the protection of ocean resources.
At McGeorge, Ms. Ranit served as the president of the McGeorge Environmental Law Society and secretary of the Student Bar Association. She received the Witkin Award for academic excellence for California Environmental Law: Cases and Places, and Legal Profession. In her free time she likes to go hiking in the mountains or be out in the water.