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Adjunct Faculty at a Glance

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Drew L. Alexis

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
General Counsel, Farm Sanctuary

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B.A., magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, 1991, Colgate University; J.D., 1994, Georgetown University; Member, California State Bar

Kyle Arndt

Kyle Arndt

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Founding Partner, Bocarsly Emden Cowan Esmail & Arndt LLP

B.A., University of California, Santa Cruz; M.U.R.P. and J.D., University of California, Los Angeles; Member, California State Bar

Charles Bakaly '80

Charles Bakaly '80

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Senior Counsel and Director, Litigation & Crisis Communications, Edelman

B.A., 1977, Colorado College; J.D., 1980, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State and District of Columbia Bars

Miriam C. Beezy '86

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Partner and Chair, Trademark, Copyright and Advertising Practice, Foley & Lardner LLP

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B.A., University of California, Los Angeles; J.D., 1986, Southwestern Law School; Member, California, Florida, Nevada, New York and Texas State Bars

Michael R. Blaha

Michael R. Blaha

Adjunct Professor of Law
Attorney at Law

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B.A., cum laude, 1976, University of Miami; J.D., 1979, Duke University; Member, California State Bar

Berkeley S. Blatz '84

Adjunct Professor of Law
Attorney at Law

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B.A., 1971, English, Stanford University; J.D., 1984, Southwestern Law School; M.A., 1989, English, Loyola Marymount University; Ph.D., 1994, English, University of California, Los Angeles; Member, California State Bar

Hon. Stan  Blumenfeld

Hon. Stan Blumenfeld

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Judge, Superior Court of California, County of Los Angeles

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B.A., Phi Beta Kappa, Spanish and Classical Civilization, 1984, State University of New York at Binghamton; M.A., Spanish, 1985, New York University; J.D., Order of the Coif, 1988, University of California, Los Angeles; Member, California State Bar

J. Anthony Borrego

J. Anthony Borrego

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Counsel, Winston & Strawn LLP

B.S., cum laude, Psychology, 1998, California Lutheran University; J.D., 2001, University of California, Berkeley; Member, California State and District of Columbia Bars

Kevin R. Boyle

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Partner, Panish Shea & Boyle, LLP

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B.A., Vanderbilt University; J.D., University of Arizona; Member, California State Bar

Hon. Deborah Brazil '96

Hon. Deborah Brazil '96

Adjunct Professor of Law
Judge, Superior Court of California, County of Los Angeles

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B.A., Communications, 1987, University of California, Los Angeles; J.D., 1996, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

Allison Brehm

Allison Brehm

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Partner, Kelley Drye & Warren LLP

B.A., summa cum laude, 1999, University of California, Los Angeles; J.D., 2002, University of Connecticut; Member, California State Bar

Robert E. Buch

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Partner, Seyfarth Shaw LLP

B.A., 1969, and M.S., 1970, University of Southern California; J.D., 1973, Loyola Law School; Member, California State Bar

Hon. Daniel J. Buckley

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Judge, Superior Court of California, County of Los Angeles

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B.A., Economics, 1977, University of Notre Dame; J.D., 1980, University of Notre Dame; Member, California State Bar

Lisa Callif '01

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Partner, Donaldson & Callif

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B.S., summa cum laude, 1996, Communications, New York University; J.D., 2001, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

James C. Camp

James C. Camp

Adjunct Professor of Law
Assistant Dean for Property Administration and Development

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A.B., cum laude, Duke University; J.D., Emory University; Member, California State Bar

Robert B. Carrasco '04

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Director, Business and Legal Affairs, Comcast Entertainment Group, Inc./Comcast International Media Group

B.A., English, 1991, California State University, Fullerton; J.D., 2004, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

Paul Chancellor '05

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Registered Patent Attorney, Coleman Frost LLP and Ocean Law Group

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B.S., Mechanical Engineering, 1977, and M.S., 1981, Auburn University; J.D., 2005, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar and United States Patent Bar

Arthur Chinski

Arthur Chinski

Adjunct Professor of Law
Partner and Chair of Los Angeles Office’s Labor and Employment Practice Group, Buchalter Nemer

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B.A., 1967, University of California, Los Angeles; J.D., 1970, University of California, Davis; Member, California State Bar

Shara Davenport '09

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law

B.A., cum laude, Business, 2006, Fordham University; J.D., 2009, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

Thomas DeBoe

Thomas DeBoe

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Attorney at Law

B.S., Mathematics, 1974, Murray State University; J.D., 1982, Loyola Law School; Member, California State Bar

Hon. Gregory A. Dohi

Hon. Gregory A. Dohi

Adjunct Professor of Law
Judge, Superior Court of California, County of Los Angeles

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A.M., History, and A.B., Government, magna cum laude, 1987, Harvard University; J.D., 1991, University of California, Berkeley; Member, California State Bar

 

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Deborah T. Drooz '84

Adjunct Professor of Law
Partner, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, LLP

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B.A., 1979, University of California, Los Angeles; J.D., 1984, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

Robert N. Duran

Robert N. Duran

Adjunct Professor of Law
Attorney at Law

B.A., 1983, California State University, Fullerton; J.D., 1987, Santa Clara University School of Law; LL.M., Taxation, 1990, New York University; Member, California State Bar

Donna M. Encinas '88

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Attorney at Law

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B.A., Speech Communications, 1983, University of California, Santa Barbara; J.D., 1988, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

Peggy Farrell

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Employment Rights Attorney, Potter Handy, LLP

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A.B.A., Politics, 1994, Occidental College; J.D., 1999, City University of New York; Member, California State Bar

James Feldman

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Partner, Lichter, Grossman, Nichols, Adler & Feldman, Inc.

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B.A., magna cum laude, 1992, Yale University; J.D., cum laude, 1996, Harvard University; Member, California State Bar

Gary P. Fine

Adjunct Professor of Law
Attorney at Law

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B.A., 1995, California State University, Northridge; J.D., 1998, Pepperdine University; Member, California State Bar

Brian D. Fitch

Brian D. Fitch

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Lieutenant and Program Director for Education Based Incarceration (EBI), Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department

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B.S., Business Administration, 1995, University of Phoenix; M.A., Speech Communication, 1997, California State University, Los Angeles; M.A., 2002, and Ph.D, 2004, Human Development, Fielding Graduate Institute

Harold A. Flegelman

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Partner and Chair, Corporate, Media & Entertainment Practice Group, Loeb & Loeb LLP

B.A., cum laude, 1975, Yale University; J.D., 1978, Georgetown University; Member, California and New York State Bars

Gerald Gardner

Gerald Gardner

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Executive Director, Tribal Law and Policy Institute

B.A., magna cum laude, Political Science, 1976, Northwestern University; J.D., 1979, Antioch School of Law; Member, District of Columbia and California Bars

Alice J. Garfield

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Senior Staff Attorney/Counsel for the General Counsel, National Labor Relations Board

B.A., Spanish Literature and Language, 1974, George Washington University; J.D. 1981, California Western School of Law; Member, California and New York State Bars

 

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Max Gavron '13

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law

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B.A., Psychology, 2009, California State University, Northridge; J.D., magna cum laude, 2013, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

Hon. Gilbert T. Gembacz '79

Hon. Gilbert T. Gembacz '79

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Judge, United States Immigration Court, Ret.

B.A., 1969, Southwestern State University; J.D., 1979, Southwestern Law School; M.B.A., Taxation, 1984, Golden Gate University; Member, California State Bar

 

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B. James Gladstone

B. James Gladstone

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Executive Vice President, Business & Legal Affairs, Lionsgate Entertainment Corp.

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B.F.A., 1985, New York University; J.D., 1993, Georgetown University; Member, California State Bar

Penelope Glass

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Attorney at Law

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B.F.A, 1975, University of Illinois; J.D., 1979, University of California, Los Angeles; Member, California and Washington State Bars

Benjamin N. Gluck

Benjamin N. Gluck

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Shareholder, Bird, Marella, Boxer, Wolpert, Nessim, Drooks, & Lincenberg, P.C.

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A.B., 1989, and M.A., 1991, I.S.T.R.E.; J.D., 1998, Stanford University; Member, California State Bar

Sevan Gobel '02

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Partner, Manning & Kass, Ellrod, Ramirez, Trester, LLP

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B.S., Accounting, California State University, Long Beach, 1999; J.D., 2002, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

David Goldberg

David Goldberg

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Senior Honorary Visiting Fellow, Institute of Computers and Communications Law, Queen Mary College, University of London and Associate Research Fellow, Centre for Socio-Legal Studies, Faculty of Law, University of Oxford

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LL.B, 1970, University of Glasgow

James H. Goldstein

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Supervisory Investigator, Employee Benefits Security Administration, United States Department of Labor

B.A.; Political Science and Sociology, 1988, University of California, Berkeley; J.D., with honors, 1992, University of the Pacific;

Hon. Scott M. Gordon '85

Hon. Scott M. Gordon '85

Adjunct Professor of Law
Judge, Superior Court of California, County of Los Angeles

B.S., Public Administration, 1980, California State University, Dominguez Hills; J.D., 1985, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

Gary Gradinger

Gary Gradinger

Adjunct Professor of Law
Executive Vice President, Business & Legal Affairs, Comedy Central & TV Land

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B.A., 1987, University of California, Berkeley; J.D., 1991, University of Southern California; Member, California State Bar

Ann E. Grant

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Attorney at Law, Law Offices of Ann E. Grant

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B.A., 1984, Brigham Young University; J.D., cum laude, 1991, University of San Diego; Member, State Bar of California

Zeina Grenier '06

Zeina Grenier '06

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Senior Director, Business and Legal Affairs, Universal Music Publishing

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B.A., cum laude, Communication Studies, 2002, University of California, Los Angeles; J.D., 2006, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

 

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Guy R. Gruppie

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Senior Partner and Chair of the Emerging Risks & Specialty Tort Practice Group, Murchison & Cumming, LLP

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B.A., Journalism and Political Science, 1988, University of Southern California; J.D., 1991, Loyola Law School; Member, California State Bar

Hon. Tamara Hall

Hon. Tamara Hall

Adjunct Professor of Law
Judge, Superior Court of California, County of Los Angeles

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B.S., Business Administration, 1993, University of Southern California; J.D., 1997, Golden Gate University; Member, California State Bar

Jonathan Handel

Jonathan Handel

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Of Counsel, TroyGould PC and Contributing Editor, The Hollywood Reporter

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A.B., magna cum laude, Applied Math/Computer Science, 1982-83, Harvard College; J.D., cum laude, 1990, Harvard University; Member, California State Bar

Angela S. Haskins '96

Angela S. Haskins '96

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Partner, Baker, Keener & Nahra, LLP

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BSBA, Marketing, 1991, The Ohio State University; J.D., 1996, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

Hon. J. Gary Hastings '72

Hon. J. Gary Hastings '72

Adjunct Professor of Law
Associate Justice, California Court of Appeal, Second District, Fourth Division, Ret.

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B.S., Business Administration, 1968, University of Southern California; J.D., 1972, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

Howard L. Jacobs

Howard L. Jacobs

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Attorney at Law

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B.S., Political Science, 1987, Florida State University; J.D., 1990, College of William & Mary; Member, California State Bar

Veronica M. Jeffers

Adjunct Professor of Law
Attorney at Law, Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, P.C.

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B.A., 1983, Wellesley College; J.D., 1986, Harvard University; Member, Arizona, California and Illinois State Bars

Allan Johnson

Allan Johnson

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Senior Attorney, Commercial Litigation, Southern California Edison

B.A., magna cum laude, 1996, Azusa Pacific University; J.D., summa cum laude, Order of the Coif, 2001, University of California, Hastings College of the Law; Member, California State Bar

 

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Douglas L. Johnson

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Partner, Johnson & Johnson, LLP

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B.A., 1996, University of Southern California; J.D., 2000, University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law; Member, California State Bar

Scott T. Johnson

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Senior Trial Lawyer/Deputy Public Defender, Los Angeles County Alternate Public Defender's Office

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B.A. History, 1990, Kenyon College; J.D., 1997, State University of New York at Buffalo; Member, California and New York State Bars

 

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Neville L. Johnson '75

Neville L. Johnson '75

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Founding Partner, Johnson & Johnson, LLP

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B.A., Phi Beta Kappa, 1971, University of California, Berkeley; J.D., 1975, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

Hon. Mark A. Juhas

Hon. Mark A. Juhas

Adjunct Professor of Law
Judge, Superior Court of California, County of Los Angeles

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B.A., 1976, Colorado College; J.D., cum laude, 1979, Seattle University; Member, California State Bar

Jared Jussim

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Former Executive Vice President, Intellectual Property Department and Deputy General Counsel of Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc.

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B.A., City University of New York - City College; J.D., Harvard University; Member, California, Michigan and New York State Bars

 

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Hillary S. Kane '93

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Business Development & Marketing, Asher Fabric Concepts

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B.A., Psychology, 1988, University of California, Los Angeles; J.D., 1993, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

Robert F. Kayne

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Deputy-in-Charge, San Fernando Public Defenders Office

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B.A., cum laude, Philosophy, 1996, University of California, Los Angeles; J.D., 1999, Loyola Law School; Member, California State Bar

Brian R. Kelberg '76

Adjunct Professor of Law
Deputy District Attorney, Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office

A.B., Economics, 1972, University of California, Los Angeles; J.D., 1976, Southwestern Law School; Member, California and New York State Bars

Eric Kizirian '00

Eric Kizirian '00

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Attorney at Law, Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP

B.S., 1997, University of California, Los Angeles; J.D., magna cum laude, 2000, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

Alison Kleaver '07

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Attorney at Law, Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP

A.B., magna cum laude, 2004, Washington University; J.D., 2007, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

Andrew Knapp

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Chief Financial Officer, Immigrant Access to Justice Assistance

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B.A., magna cum laude, English Literature, 1988, Westfield College; M.A., English Literature, 1990, University of California, Irvine; J.D., 1995, Western State University; Member, California State Bar

Miriam Aroni Krinsky

Miriam Aroni Krinsky

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Policy Consultant, The California Endowment

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B.A., 1981 and J.D., 1984, University of California, Los Angeles; Member, California State Bar

Kenneth Krug

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Partner, Real Estate Department, Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker

A.B., summa cum laude, 1979, Duke University; J.D., 1982, University of Chicago; Member, California State Bar

Ruhi Kumar

Ruhi Kumar

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Attorney at Law, Grace & Grace LLP

B.A., Bioengineering, 1999, University of California, Berkeley; J.D., 2003, University of Michigan; Member, California State Bar

Cynthia Juarez Lange '85

Adjunct Professor of Law
Partner, Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, P.C.

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B.A., Political Science, 1982, Brigham Young University; J.D., 1985, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

Jessica Langer

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Co-founder & Consultant, Professional Performance Consultants

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B.A., Sociology, 2000, University of Oregon; M.F.A, Acting, 2007, Brooklyn College

Hon. Luis A. Lavin

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Judge, Superior Court of California, County of Los Angeles

B.S., 1981, Cornell University; J.D., 1985, Harvard University; Member, California and Massachusetts State Bars

Lawrence M. Lebowsky '91

Adjunct Professor of Law
Attorney at Law

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B.A., Economics, 1985, University of California, Los Angeles; J.D., 1991, Southwestern Law School; LL.M., Taxation, Boston University; Member, California State Bar

Jeffrey M. Lenkov

Jeffrey M. Lenkov

Adjunct Professor of Law
Partner, Manning & Marder, Kass, Ellrod, Ramirez LLP

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B.A., with honors, 1987, McGill University; J.D., 1991, Northern Illinois University; Member, California State Bar

 

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Wayne Levin '88

Adjunct Professor of Law
Chief Strategic Officer and General Counsel

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B.S., Psychobiology, 1985, University of California, Los Angeles; J.D., 1988, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

Zachary Levine '08

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Managing Partner, Wolk & Levine, LLP

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B.S., Economics, 2004, University of California, San Diego; J.D., 2008, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

Jeffrey T. Light

Jeffrey T. Light

Adjunct Professor of Law
Partner, Myman, Abell, Fineman, Fox, Greenspan & Light LLP

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B.A., 1979, and J.D., 1983, Columbia University; Member, California State Bar

Steven R. Lowy '76

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Attorney at Law, Isaacman, Kaufman & Painter P.C.

B.S., cum laude, University of California, Los Angeles; J.D., 1976, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

Hon. L. Jackson Lucky '94

Hon. L. Jackson Lucky '94

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Judge, Superior Court of California, County of Riverside

B.A., Theatre Studies, 1992, DePaul University; J.D., magna cum laude, 1994, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

Deborah A. Lucky '94

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Deputy District Attorney, Riverside County District Attorney's Office

B.A., Journalism, 1990, California State University, Long Beach; J.D., 1994, summa cum laude, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

Elizabeth Mackey-Sall '13

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Academic Support and Bar-Related Programs Fellow

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B.S., Environmental Science, 2004, University of Redlands; J.D., magna cum laude, 2013, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

Kyle B. Marks '10

Kyle B. Marks '10

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Attorney at Law, Richard D. Marks Professional Corporation

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B.A., Political Science and Communication Arts, 2006, University of Wisconsin; J.D., 2010, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

Richard D. Marks '76

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Partner, Richard D. Marks Professional Corporation

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B.A., 1973, University of California, Los Angeles; J.D., 1976, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

Craig Matsuda

Craig Matsuda

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Management and Communications Strategy Consultant

B.S.J. and M.S.J., Northwestern University

Jeffrey N. Mausner

Adjunct Professor of Law
Partner, Mausner IP Law

B.A., Political Science, 1972, Brown University; J.D., magna cum laude, 1976, Cornell University; Member, California, Colorado, and New York State and District of Columbia Bars

Hon. Darrell S. Mavis

Hon. Darrell S. Mavis

Adjunct Professor of Law
Judge, Superior Court of California, County of Los Angeles

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B.S., Economics, 1988, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; J.D., 1991, Harvard University; Member, California State Bar

Robin McCaffery

Adjunct Professor of Law
Associate Legal Counsel, Cedars-Sinai Health System

B.A., Liberal Studies, University of South Dakota, Vermillion; J.D., 1982, University of Southern California; L.L.M., 2013, Health Law, Loyola University Chicago Law School; Member, California State Bar

Timothy B. McCaffrey, Jr.

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Attorney at Law

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B.A., English, 1992, University of Pennsylvania; J.D., cum laude, 1997, Loyola Law School; Member, California State Bar

Hon. Anthony J. Mohr

Hon. Anthony J. Mohr

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Judge, Los Angeles Superior Court

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Phi Beta Kappa, Wesleyan University, 1969; J.D., 1972, Columbia University; Member, California State Bar

Kevin G. Monroe

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Senior Vice President, Business and Legal Affairs, FilmDistrict

B.A., Political Science, 1994 and J.D., cum laude, 1997, Howard University; Member, California State Bar

Edward Monsour

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Attorney at Law

B.B.A., 1978, and M.B.A., 1983, Cleveland State University; J.D., 1982, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law; Member, Ohio State Bar

Hermez Moreno

Hermez Moreno

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Partner, Moreno & Perez

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B.A., cum laude, 1973, University of California, Santa Barbara; J.D., 1976, University of California, Los Angeles; Member, California State Bar

 

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Roni Mueller

Adjunct Professor of Law
Executive, Special Projects and Business Planning, CBS Entertainment

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B.A., cum laude, Communications Studies, 1977, University of California, Los Angeles; J.D., 1981, Loyola Law School; Member, California State Bar

Robert M. Myman

Robert M. Myman

Adjunct Professor of Law
Partner, Myman Greenspan Fineman Fox Light LLP

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B.A., Political Science, California State University, Northridge; J.D., University of Southern California; Member, California State Bar

Janet Nalbandyan '04

Janet Nalbandyan '04

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Senior Counsel, Dykema

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B.A., magna cum laude, 2000, California State University, Northridge; J.D., 2004, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

Hon. David Neumeister '80

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Judge, Los Angeles Immigration Court, Executive Office for Immigration Review, U.S. Department of Justice

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B.A., History, 1975, and M.A., English, 1978, California State University, Dominguez Hills; J.D., 1980, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

Caroline B. Newcombe

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Attorney at Law

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B.A., Political Science and History, 1970, University of Colorado, Boulder; J.D., 1977, University of Virginia; LL.M., Law and Government, 2005, American University; Member, California State Bar

Christopher O'Connell

Christopher O'Connell

Adjunct Professor of Law
Partner, Parker, Milliken, Clark, O’Hara & Samuelian

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A.B., History, 1967, College of the Holy Cross; J.D., 1972, Columbia University; Member, California and New York State Bars

Neil Ollivierra '07

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
EVP, Business & Legal Affairs - US Motion Picture Production, EuropaCorp

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B.A., Film & Video, 1994, Columbia College - Chicago; J.D., 2007, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

David Ostrove '58

David Ostrove '58

Adjunct Professor of Law
Partner, David Ostrove, A Professional Corporation

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J.D., 1958, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

Tigran Palyan '09

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Associate Attorney at Law, Trope and Trope, LLP

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B.A., magna cum laude, Philosophy, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, 2006; J.D., 2009, cum laude, 2009, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

Amy Peikoff

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law

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B.S., Math/Applied Science, 1992, and J.D., 1998, University of California, Los Angeles; Ph.D., Philosophy, 2003, University of Southern California; Member, California State Bar

Hon. Amy M. Pellman

Hon. Amy M. Pellman

Adjunct Professor of Law
Judge, Superior Court of California, County of Los Angeles

B.A., 1982, Mount Holyoke College; J.D., 1987, City University of New York; Member, New York and California State Bars

Christopher Petersen '07

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Associate, Blank Rome LLP

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B.A., History, 2002, University of California, Santa Barbara; J.D., 2007, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

David Peyman

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Deputy Attorney General/Special Assistant U.S. Attorney

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B.A., summa cum laude, 2000, Political Science, University of California, Los Angeles; J.D., 2004, Harvard Law School; Member, California State Bar

Janet Philibosian '04

Janet Philibosian '04

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Attorney at Law, Byrne & Associates, PC

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B.A., Psychology, 1993, University of Southern California; M.A., Clinical Psychology, 1995, Pepperdine University; J.D., 2004, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

Sandra S. Polin '78

Adjunct Professor of Law
Attorney at Law

B.A., Psychology, 1964, Beaver College; M.P.A., Public Administration, 1966, Temple University; J.D., 1978, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

Juan A. Ramos

Juan A. Ramos

Adjunct Professor of Law
Attorney at Law

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B.A., cum laude, Economics, 1994, Harvard University; M.P.P., 1996, University of Michigan; J.D., 2004, Stanford University; Member, California State Bar

Michael Rexford

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Counsel, Manatt, Phelps & Philips, LLP

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B.M., cum laude, 1993, Berklee College of Music; J.D., 2003, University of California, Hastings College of the Law; Member, California, New York and Tennessee State Bars

Phillip L. Rosen

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Attorney-at-Law, Rosen Law Group

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B.A., General and Departmental Honors, Economics, Vassar College, 1976; J.D., Stanford University, 1979; Member, California and New York State Bars

David S. Rosenbaum

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Attorney at Law

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B.A., 1976, George Washington University; J.D., 1980, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law; Member, California and New York State Bars

 

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Gary A. Rosenberg '78

Adjunct Professor of Law
Attorney at Law

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B.A., 1975, University of California, Los Angeles; J.D., 1978, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

George H. Ruiz

George H. Ruiz

Adjunct Professor of Law
Digital Representative and Attorney at Law, Intelligent Artists

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B.A., Political Science, 1989 and J.D., 1992, University of California, Los Angeles; Member, California State Bar

Alice A. Salvo '80

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Attorney at Law

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B.A., Social Sciences, 1976, State University of New York at Stony Brook; J.D., 1980, Southwestern Law School; LL.M., Estate Planning, 1981, University of Miami; Member, California State Bar

Alison Polin Saros '96

Adjunct Professor of Law
Attorney at Law

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B.A., Social Science, 1992, Michigan State University; J.D., 1996, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

Hon. George Schiavelli

Hon. George Schiavelli

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Judge, United States District Court, Central District of California, Ret., Mediator and Arbitrator

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A.B., English, 1970, Stanford University; J.D., 1974, University of California, Los Angeles; Member, California State Bar

Larraine Segil '79

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Partner Emerita, Vantage Partners

B.A. and B.A. Honors (M.A. equivalent), University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa; M.B.A., Presidential and Key Executive (PKE) Program, Pepperdine University; J.D., Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

Molly Selvin

Molly Selvin

Adjunct Professor of Law
Associate Dean for Interdisciplinary Programs

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B.A., 1973, M.A., 1975, American History, and Ph.D., 1978, American Legal History, University of California, San Diego; Fulbright Fellow, 1999 and 2005, Munich, Germany

Amanda M. Seward

Amanda M. Seward

Adjunct Professor of Law
Co-Founder, Art Vista Productions

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B.A., magna cum laude, Philosophy, 1977, Spelman College; J.D., 1981, Georgetown University; Member, Georgia State Bar

Karen Shanbrom '03

Karen Shanbrom '03

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Attorney at Law

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B.A., Sociology and Psychology, 1982, University of Southern California; J.D., 2003, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

Jeffrey G. Sheldon

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Shareholder, Sheldon Mak & Anderson

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B.S., Chemical Engineering, University of Pittsburgh; M.Sc., Biomedical Engineering, University of Strathclyde; J.D., magna cum laude, Loyola Law School; Member, California State Bar

Todd A. Smith

Todd A. Smith

Adjunct Professor of Law
Attorney at Law

B.A., honors, 1982, University of California, Santa Barbara; J.D., 1991, George Washington University; Member, California State Bar

Glen A. Smith

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Vice President, Counsel, ABC, Inc.

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B.A., cum laude, 1979, University of California, Los Angeles; J.D., 1982, Loyola Law School; Member, California State Bar

 

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Edward C. Stark '79

Edward C. Stark '79

Adjunct Professor of Law
Partner, Cron, Israels & Stark

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B.S., Chemistry, 1970 and M.S., Chemistry, 1973, City College of New York; Ph.D., Chemistry, 1974, University of California, San Diego; J.D., 1979, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

David Stelzer

David Stelzer

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Head of Games, Creative Artists Agency

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B.A., Radio, TV, Film Production, 1994, California State University Northridge; J.D., 1996, Western State University; Member, California State Bar

Paul D. Supnik

Paul D. Supnik

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Attorney at Law

B.S., 1968, University of California, Los Angeles; J.D., 1971, University of California, Hastings College of the Law; Member, California State Bar

Patrick Sweeney

Patrick Sweeney

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Attorney at Law, Interactive Entertainment Law Group

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B.S., 1991, Vanderbilt University; J.D., 1995, Whittier Law School; Member, California State Bar

Vanessa M. Terzian

Vanessa M. Terzian

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Attorney at Law, Law Offices of Vanessa M. Terzian

B.A., magna cum laude, Political Science, 2003, University of California, San Diego; J.D., 2006, Loyola Law School; Member, California State Bar

 

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Jihad Turk

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Director of Religious Affairs, Islamic Center of Southern California (ICSC)

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B.A., History and Near Eastern Studies, 1996, University of California, Berkeley; M.A., Islamic Law and Theology, Arabic, 2000, University of Texas, Austin; Doctoral Candidate, Center for Near Eastern Studies, University of California, Los Angeles

Norman Van Treeck

Norman Van Treeck

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Partner, Sheldon Mak & Anderson

B.S., Computer Science, 1986, Mesa State College; J.D., 2004, Whittier Law School; Member, California State Bar

Larry Verbit '86

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Attorney at Law

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B.F.A., Theater with a concentration in Directing, 1973, Virginia Commonwealth University; M.F.A., Arts and Theatre Administration, 1975, Florida State University; J.D., 1986, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

Joshua S. Wattles

Joshua S. Wattles

Adjunct Professor of Law
Advisor in Chief, deviantART

B.A., with honors, 1973, Mills College; J.D., 1978, George Washington University; Member, California and New York State Bars

Timothy M. Weiner '00

Adjunct Professor of Law
Deputy Attorney General, California Department of Justice

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B.A., 1992, University of California, Santa Cruz; J.D., 2000, Southwestern Law School; LL.M., 2010, Prosecutorial Science, Chapman University; Member, California State Bar

Jennifer Whitman

Jennifer Whitman

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Co-founder & Consultant, Professional Performance Consultants

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B.A., Theater, 2000, University of Arkansas; M.F.A, Acting, 2006, Brooklyn College

Hon. Edward M. Wolkowitz '75

Adjunct Professor of Law
Former Mayor of Culver City and Partner, Levene, Neale, Bender, Rankin & Brill LLP

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B.A., 1971, California State University, Northridge; J.D., cum laude, 1975, Southwestern Law School; LL.M., 1976, University of Michigan; Member, California State Bar

Saundra K. Wootton '02

Saundra K. Wootton '02

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Counsel, Kutak Rock LLP

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B.A., 1998, University of California, San Diego; J.D., 2002, Southwestern Law School; Member, California State Bar

Dina Yadegarian

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Senior Investigator, Employee Benefits Security Administration, United States Department of Labor

B.A, magna cum laude, Political Science and Communication, 2005, University of Southern California; J.D. and Certificate in Dispute Resolution, 2008, Pepperdine University; Member, California State Bar

Sonia Yagura

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law, Writing Center

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B.A., English, Cornell University, 1996; J.D., cum laude, University of California, Hastings College of Law; Member, California State Bar

Jody C. Zucker

Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
Senior Vice President and General Counsel, Warner Bros. Television

B.A., Political Science, 1983, State University of New York - Stony Brook; J.D., magna cum laude, 1986, New York Law School; Member, California and New York State Bars