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NEWS SEPTEMBER 20, 2016

The Right to Know: Southwestern Law School to host symposium commemorating "Freedom of Information Laws on the Global Stage: Past, Present and Future."

On Friday, November 4, 2016, Southwestern Law School will host a symposium on "Freedom of Information Laws on the Global Stage:...

NEWS SEPTEMBER 16, 2016

Southwestern to Present First Clinical Conference on Closing the Justice Gap for California's Youth: Diverse Solutions for Diverse Communities

On Thursday, September 29, Southwestern Law School will present Closing the Justice Gap for California’s Youth: Diverse...

NEWS SEPTEMBER 14, 2016

Southwestern Law School Symposium Explores Modern Implications of the Laws of War

Cicero famously said, "inter arma enim silent leges" – Latin for "in times of war, the law falls silent." Yet the media is...

NEWS SEPTEMBER 13, 2016

Southwestern Recognized for Diversity by ABA Law Students Division

Southwestern has won the 2016 Dean Henry J. Ramsey Jr. Diversity Award from the American Bar Association's Law Students...

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NEWS SEPTEMBER 07, 2016

Eleven Southwestern Graduates Selected for ABOTA Fellowships

The Los Angeles Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) has selected 11 members of Southwestern's Class of...

NEWS SEPTEMBER 06, 2016

Michael Carter Appointed Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Southwestern Law School

Dean Susan Westerberg Prager today announced the appointment of Michael Carter as Vice President and Chief Operating Officer...

NEWS AUGUST 18, 2016

Prominent Alumni Tell New Students "The Practice of Law Begins Today"

Before setting foot into a classroom, students entering their first year at Southwestern received an important message from two...

NEWS AUGUST 17, 2016

Introduction to Legal Writing Course Gives Students a Glimpse into the Rigors of Law School

Anyone who has been in law school will tell you that one of the first things they had to learn is how to write like a lawyer....

NEWS AUGUST 02, 2016

Southwestern Alumnus Judge David Wesley and Southwestern Students Play Key Roles in Award Winning Teen Court Program

The Los Angeles Superior Court Teen Court Program has been awarded the California State Bar Education Pipeline Award. Teen...

NEWS JUNE 29, 2016

Student Successfully Attains Parole for Client

Evening student Yessica Jovel was able to take the skills she has learned during her time at Southwestern and apply them to...

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*Important Notice to students who use Southwestern network resources with a personal laptop computer:

To maintain the integrity of the law school's network environment, it is essential that all users practice "safe computing." Before accessing the Southwestern network through campus data ports, please be sure that your laptop is current with all Microsoft patches and an anti-virus solution. Questions related to Southwestern's network can be directed to studenthelp@swlaw.edu.