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Alumni News
9/15/2021 9:03:57 AM
Sophia Gallardo Named CLEA Outstanding Externship Student
Sophia Gallardo

California Western has honored recent graduate Sophia Gallardo ’21 with the 2021 Clinical Legal Education Association (CLEA) Outstanding Externship Student Award. Here, Gallardo discusses what it means to win the award and how this represents a fitting end to her law school education.

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Alumni News
8/12/2021 9:52:16 AM
Unraveling the Regulatory Hurdles of the Alcohol Beverage Industry
Adena Santiago
Adena Santiago ’05 is passionate about the alcohol beverage industry and has spent more than a decade counseling clients on all aspects of the industry. Here she talks about how she found her niche and how she ended up turning her passion into a career in law. Learn More
Alumni News
6/22/2021 7:36:00 AM
A Foundation for Success
Lisa Kelley

Lisa Kelley ’91 recently rejoined the Washington State Attorney General’s office after taking a 10-year break to raise a family. Here she talks about what a great foundation a California Western education gave to her and how she loves practicing as an attorney again despite having to pass the Washington State Bar exam for a second time.

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Alumni News
5/11/2021 11:14:42 AM
Making a Difference Within the Federal Prison System
Theresa Talplacido

Theresa Talplacido ‘00 has had a long career working for the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP), currently serving as the Senior Attorney at the Metropolitan Correctional Center in San Diego. Here she talks about her role and how she credits her education from California Western with giving her so much in her career.

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Alumni News
5/4/2021 10:06:45 AM
Protecting Voters from Suppression, Technology, and Pandemics
Chelsey Gonzalez

Recent California Western graduate Chelsey Gonzalez ‘21 has had her first scholarly article published in the Rutgers Law Record. The piece addresses the issues of integrity in U.S. elections and how blockchain technology could secure the voting cycle.

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