The California Western Advantage
Applicants can access a library of valuable “how-to” sessions on perfecting your law school application, earning scholarships, getting a head start on your first day of class, and more. For students, we offer an in-depth look at many of our clinical internships and opportunities for hands-on experience, as well as advice on standing out in the competitive legal job market.
Alumni Chat: Careers in the Judiciary - Thursday February 11th at 12:00pm PST
We will speak with CWSL alum ( and recent appointee to the San Diego Superior Court) Judge Tilisha Martin about why she chose CWSL, the programs and curriculum that helped prepare her for practice and the bench, and what life is like as an attorney and judge in our beautiful city! Register today!
California Innocence Project - Tuesday February 16th at 12:00pm PST
The California Innocence Project is one of our premier legal clinics. Student participate in the important process of criminal defense for the wrongfully accused. Staff Attorney (and CWSL alumnus) Mike Semanchik will speak to us about the program, joined by a student intern who will also share her experience. Register today!
Tackling the Job Market - Tuesday March 15th at 12:00pm PST
In this webinar we will speak with the Assistant Director of the Career Services and Professional Development Office about how our students find internships during law school, and jobs after graduation. We will also hear from a current student about their experience and will field listener questions. Register today!
Why Law School? - Tuesday March 22nd at 12:00pm PST
Some of us have always wanted to be lawyers. Others came to the idea because of important life events. For whatever the reason may be, law school can be a fantastic option. We will speak with current CWSL students about their decision to apply to law school, and they will share their tips from the application process. Register today!
Scholarships for Competitive Candidates - Thursday March 24th at 12:00pm PST
Learn about available scholarships at CWSL and hear from current and former students about the opportunities they had as competitive candidates. Register today!