Southwestern Law School Los Angeles, CA

Board Membership Application

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Join the Southwestern Entertainment and Intellectual Property (SWEIP) Board of Directors

There are three vacant seats on the Board of Directors at this time. Any alumni wishing to participate are encouraged to join a committee. For more information, click here.

Deadline for applications is Monday, May 5, 2014 at 4:00 PM.


  • Foster Southwestern's tradition of educational excellence
  • Strengthen the relationships among alumni, faculty and students
  • Develop community awareness within the entertainment and intellectual property communities of events sponsored by and associated with the Donald E. Biederman Entertainment & Media Law Institute, and
  • Promote the development of law school resources.


  • Board members are key to establishing and encouraging beneficial connections among alumni, students, faculty, administration and the general legal community.
  • Southwestern depends on the personal commitment and active involvement of the elected individuals, who embrace the privilege to serve and the responsibility to lead.
  • As Ambassadors you can lead the way in effecting real change. Inspire and encourage students. Create new connections and networks. Give back to Southwestern.


  • The Alumni Board meets three (3) times a year to articulate and represent the needs of the alumni body.
  • Board members partner with the Institutional Advancement Office to enhance alumni outreach by donating their time and expertise in creating, promoting and attending alumni events.
  • SWEIP Board members serve a three-year term.


Please complete the Membership Application Form (PDF) to be considered.  

Questions? Please contact the Institutional Advancement Office.