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

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

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

Student Successfully Attains Parole for Client
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...

Professor Pugsley Retires
June 22, 2016
Professor Pugsley Retires
After 38 years with the Southwestern community, Professor Robert A. Pugsley retired at the end of the Spring 2016 semester....

Twelve Southwestern Students Awarded Scholarships by the Mexican American Bar Foundation
June 15, 2016
Twelve Southwestern Students Awarded Scholarships by the Mexican American Bar Foundation
The Mexican American Bar Foundation (MABF) awarded scholarships to 12 Southwestern students at its 25th Anniversary Scholarship...

Alumni Honored at Family Law Event
June 14, 2016
Alumni Honored at Family Law Event
On June 4, the Southwestern Alumni Association presented the second annual Signing on the Dotted Line: A Family Law MCLE Event...

Los Angeles Lawyers Make Music for a Cause
June 09, 2016
Los Angeles Lawyers Make Music for a Cause
On Saturday, June 18, the Los Angeles Lawyers Philharmonic & Legal Voices will honor legendary songwriter Richard M. Sherman at...

Recent Graduates Earn Beverly Hills Bar Foundation Scholarships
June 03, 2016
Recent Graduates Earn Beverly Hills Bar Foundation Scholarships
Lauren Fierro and Monique Moncayo, who both graduated from Southwestern's PLEAS program in May, have been awarded scholarships...

Entertainment Journal Enters New Phase with Wide-Ranging New Issue
May 28, 2016
Entertainment Journal Enters New Phase with Wide-Ranging New Issue
Volume 6, Issue 1 of the Journal of International Media and Entertainment Law (JIMEL) has been published and covers a wide...