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Southwestern to Offer Dual LL.M. Degree Program with Law School in India
February 16, 2017
Southwestern to Offer Dual LL.M. Degree Program with Law School in India
Southwestern has partnered with the Jindal Global Law School in India to offer an 18-month dual LL.M. degree program. Upon...

Southwestern Law School to Honor Prominent Alumni and Friends at Annual Awards Event
February 13, 2017
Southwestern Law School to Honor Prominent Alumni and Friends at Annual Awards Event
On Thursday, March 9, the Southwestern Alumni Association will honor distinguished members of the Southwestern Law School...

Southwestern Recognized for Diversity and International Programs in preLaw Magazine
February 06, 2017
Southwestern Recognized for Diversity and International Programs in preLaw Magazine
In its Winter 2017 issue, preLaw Magazine ranked Southwestern 8th in the nation for diversity among law schools (page 29). In...

Dean Prager and Professor Carpenter Among "Most Influential People in Legal Education 2016"
January 17, 2017
Dean Prager and Professor Carpenter Among "Most Influential People in Legal Education 2016"
Once again, Dean Susan Prager and Professor Catherine Carpenter have landed in the National Jurist’s Top 25 "Most Influential...

Southwestern Shines at Western Regional BLSA Convention
January 10, 2017
Southwestern Shines at Western Regional BLSA Convention
Last weekend, at the Western Regional Black Law Students Association Convention held at Seattle University School of Law,...

Alumnus Elected to Board of Directors of San Francisco's Federal Reserve Bank
January 10, 2017
Alumnus Elected to Board of Directors of San Francisco's Federal Reserve Bank
Sanford Michelman '95, co-founder and chairman of Michelman & Robinson LLP in Los Angeles, was elected to the Board of...

Southwestern and the Media Law Resource Center Present 14th Annual Conference
January 09, 2017
Southwestern and the Media Law Resource Center Present 14th Annual Conference
As the digital age makes it easier than ever for anyone to generate original and derivative works while expanding the reach of...

Alumna Appointed Chief Judge of the Nevada Court of Appeals
December 21, 2016
Alumna Appointed Chief Judge of the Nevada Court of Appeals
On January 2, Hon. Abbi Silver '89, will become the first woman to serve as Chief Judge of the Nevada Court of Appeals. She was...

Negotiation Team Earns Second Place at Regional Competition
December 19, 2016
Negotiation Team Earns Second Place at Regional Competition
Last month, at the ABA Regional Negotiation Competition in San Diego, Southwestern's team of Blanca Martinez and Nolan Scarr...

Moldovan Fulbright Scholar Enriches Legal and Cultural Education at Southwestern
November 30, 2016
Moldovan Fulbright Scholar Enriches Legal and Cultural Education at Southwestern
In August, Professor Aliona Cara-Rusnac, her husband Vlad and her daughter Caroline arrived in Los Angeles from Moldova, a...