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

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

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

Southwestern Recognized for Diversity by ABA Law Students Division
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...

Business Leader Charles P. Fairchild Joins Southwestern Law School Board of Trustees
September 12, 2016
Business Leader Charles P. Fairchild Joins Southwestern Law School Board of Trustees
Charles P. Fairchild '09, a general counsel and manager of several companies and cultural arts education advocate, has been...

Southwestern to Host a Celebration of Asian Pacific American Women Law Firm Partners in Los Angeles
September 08, 2016
Southwestern to Host a Celebration of Asian Pacific American Women Law Firm Partners in Los Angeles
On Friday, September 16, Southwestern will host the Asian Pacific American Women Lawyers Alliance of Los Angeles (APAWLA),...

Eleven Southwestern Graduates Selected for ABOTA Fellowships
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...

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

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....