CSU General Counsel
Juanda Lowder Daniel
Juanda Lowder Daniel

Juanda Lowder Daniel

Juanda Lowder Daniel joined the Office of General Counsel in 2012. She is the University Counsel for California State University, San Bernardino and California State University Maritime Academy and is a member of the Human Resources team. Juanda is the Office of General Counsel’s resource attorney for Social Media, Online Education, Immigration and Legislation. Prior to joining the Office of General Counsel, she was a full time law professor and administrator at the University of La Verne College of Law, and previously practiced in the areas of education law, labor & employment, land use & zoning and public contracting. She also spent a number of years as Deputy City Attorney for the Riverside City Attorney’s Office. She is admitted to practice in California, Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota, and Washington.


  • J.D., Emory University School of Law (1991)
  • B.A., California State University, Dominguez Hills (1988)

Legal Organizations and Activities:

  • Public Law Section, California State Bar
  • Labor & Employment Section, California State Bar

Publications and Speaking Engagements:

  • Principles of Contract Law (co-authored with Kevin S. Marshall) (Vandeplas Publishing 2010)
  • Principles of Contract Law: Supplemental Readings and Exercises (co-authored with Kevin S. Marshall) (Vandeplas Publishing 2010)
  • Virtually Mature: Examining The Policy of Minors’ Incapacity to Contract Through the Cyberscope, 43 Gonz. L. Rev. 239 (2008)
  • Avoiding Economic Waste in Contract Damages: Myths, Misunderstandings and Malcontent (co-authored with Kevin S. Marshall) 85 Neb. L. Rev. 875 (2007) – Winner of “Holmes-Cardozo Distinguished Submitted Conference Paper Award” of Academy of Legal Studies in Business
  • K.I.S.S. The Parol Evidence Rule Goodbye: Simplifying the Concept of Protecting the Parties’ Written Agreement, 57 Syracuse L. Rev. 227 (2007)
  • Electronic Contracting Under the 2003 Revisions to Article 2 of the Uniform Commercial Code: Clarification or Chaos? 20 Santa Clara Computer & High Tech. L.J. 319 (2004)
  • Book Review, 29 U. La. Verne L. Rev. 152 (2008) reviewing Rachel Brett and Irma Specht, Young Soldiers: Why They Choose to Fight (2004)
  • Voter Initiatives and Land Use Regulations – paper presented and published at the Equine Law Conference, San Mateo, California (2001)

Other Activities, Interests or Publications:

  • Consultant for Yale Law Journal’s Articles and Essays Committee, spring 2008
  • Co-author – California Bar Exam Contracts/Remedies Essay Question on February 2009 Bar Exam

Telephone No. (562) 951-4500
Fax No. (562) 951-4956
E-mail Address: jdaniel@calstate.edu

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December Bolden
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Last Updated: October 24, 2016