Department of Economics

Michael Polsan

  • Graduated: 1982
  • Field: Law, University Professor

Michael Polsan(opens in new window), who graduated in 1982 with a BA in Economics and a BS in Business Administration, is an attorney at law and an adjunct professor of management at Chico State. After graduation Michael enrolled in graduate studies in Yugoslavia in 1982 and 1983.  Michael worked for PG&E as a human resource representation from 1984 until 1987. 

Michael entered the University of California, Davis Law School in 1987 and earned his Doctor of Jurisprudence degree in 1990.  He was admitted to the State Bar of California(opens in new window) in 1990 and to the Oregon Bar in 1992.  He practiced law in Oregon and Alaska before returning to Chico in 2001.  Michael has been practicing law in Chico since 2001 and he has been teaching law courses at Chico State since 2005.  He is also an administrator in Student Affairs

“My legal career took me north to Oregon and Alaska, all the way to Barrow and the North Slope, only to return to my dear town of Chico.”  (Last Updated 1/3/19)