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September 26, 2014

Southwestern Establishes Youth Offender Parole Hearing Practicum

In 2013, California passed a law that created a specialized parole hearing process for prisoners who were convicted for...

Southwestern Law School Receives 2014 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award

September 17, 2014

Southwestern Law School Receives 2014 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award

Southwestern Law School has received the 2014 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) award from INSIGHT Into Diversity...

Southwestern's Bullocks Wilshire Earns Accolades

September 11, 2014

Southwestern's Bullocks Wilshire Earns Accolades

Southwestern's beloved Bullocks Wilshire landmark has been recognized by a variety of entities in recent months: >The...

Five Southwestern Students Receive California Bar Foundation Scholarships

September 10, 2014

Five Southwestern Students Receive California Bar Foundation Scholarships

Southwestern students Claudia Garcia-Robleno, Monica Ponce de Leon, Ebony Randolph, Damaris Santamaria and Darris Upton-Stuart...

International LL.M. Students Get Their Day in Court

August 22, 2014

International LL.M. Students Get Their Day in Court

Diversity is one of the hallmarks of life in Los Angeles. So it is only fitting that Southwestern’s LL.M. program hosts a...

Professor Robert Lutz Honored as International Lawyer of the Year by the State Bar of California International Law Section

August 08, 2014

Professor Robert Lutz Honored as International Lawyer of the Year by the State Bar of California International Law Section

The State Bar of California International Law Section has selected Professor Robert E. Lutz to receive the 2014 Warren M....

Southwestern to present international exhibit "Lawyers Without Rights: Jewish Lawyers in Germany Under the Third Reich"

August 01, 2014

Southwestern to present international exhibit "Lawyers Without Rights: Jewish Lawyers in Germany Under the Third Reich"

Two formal presentations at Southwestern will explore the failure of the rule of law in Nazi Germany in conjunction with the...

Maria Palomares '09 Earns Prestigious Award from Western Center on Law & Poverty

July 30, 2014

Maria Palomares '09 Earns Prestigious Award from Western Center on Law & Poverty

On June 25, Southwestern alumna Maria Palomares '09 was honored as the 2014 Fair Shake Rock Star by the Western Center on Law &...

July 17, 2014

Seven Southwestern Graduates Awarded ABOTA Fellowships

Reposted from www.swlaw-alumni.org The Los Angeles Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) has selected...

Summer Law Institute in Guanajuato Celebrates 25 Years

July 15, 2014

Summer Law Institute in Guanajuato Celebrates 25 Years

The Summer Law Institute in Guanajuato, Mexico - a consortium of the law schools compromised of Southwestern, University of...

Legal Scholars and Reviewers Weigh in on Professor Michael Dorff's New Book on CEO Pay

July 14, 2014

Legal Scholars and Reviewers Weigh in on Professor Michael Dorff's New Book on CEO Pay

Corporate law expert Professor Michael Dorff has his opinions about why the CEO pay experiment failed and how to fix it, which...

Southwestern Honored at Los Angeles Architectural Awards

July 01, 2014

Southwestern Honored at Los Angeles Architectural Awards

Unique awards presented by the Los Angeles Business Council celebrate the best of the region's new and innovative architectural...

A Momentous First Year - Southwestern's Residences at 7th Earn Accolades from Residents and Recognition for Design and Sustainability

July 01, 2014

A Momentous First Year - Southwestern's Residences at 7th Earn Accolades from Residents and Recognition for Design and Sustainability

By the conclusion of the first academic year of use, it was clear that The Residences at 7th, Southwestern's new on-campus...

New Issue of JIMEL Features an Especially Diverse Set of Articles

June 27, 2014

New Issue of JIMEL Features an Especially Diverse Set of Articles

Volume 5, Issue 1 of the Journal of International Media and Entertainment Law (JIMEL), published in conjunction with the...

Former Judge Advocate Rachel VanLandingham Appointed to Southwestern Faculty

June 24, 2014

Former Judge Advocate Rachel VanLandingham Appointed to Southwestern Faculty

Rachel E. VanLandingham, a military law expert and 20-year veteran of the U.S. Air Force (USAF), has been appointed to the...

Nine Southwestern Students Awarded Scholarships by the Mexican American Bar Foundation

June 19, 2014

Nine Southwestern Students Awarded Scholarships by the Mexican American Bar Foundation

The Mexican American Bar Foundation (MABF) awarded scholarships to nine Southwestern students at its 23rd Annual Scholarship...

Southwestern Practicum Students Win Two Appellate Cases

June 18, 2014

Southwestern Practicum Students Win Two Appellate Cases

Students participating in Southwestern's Appellate Litigation Practicum completed a very successful year, winning both of the...