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Student News
10/29/2020 7:45:00 AM
CWSL CAP Teams Enjoy Early Competition Success
Books and gavel and scales

California Western’s Competitive Advocacy Program (CAP) teams have enjoyed some early successes in national competitions this trimester, beating out teams from UC Hastings, Chapman, UC Berkeley, Pepperdine, and Georgetown. Paul Parisi, California Western’s Competitive Advocacy Program Director, discusses these successes and puts out a call for more students to join an Advocacy Team.

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Student News
10/27/2020 7:36:00 AM
Inaugural Procopio Scholarship Presented to Incoming CWSL Student Erica Spence
Erica Spence

San Diego law firm Procopio has presented its inaugural Procopio Scholarship and Internship Award to incoming California Western student Erica Spence. Here, Dave Deonarine, a partner with Procopio, discusses the award's specifics and the importance of achieving greater diversity in the law firm.

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Student News
10/20/2020 12:31:51 PM
CWSL Faculty and Staff Inspire 3L Student’s Scholarly Publications
Derek Diemer

California Western 3L student Derek Diemer has had the honor of having his second scholarly article recently published. Here he talks about that article and how California Western faculty and staff have played such an influential role in developing his writing.

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Faculty News
10/15/2020 8:22:00 AM
Advancing Human Rights at Home and Abroad
Professor William Aceves

As a tireless advocate for human rights, California Western Professor William Aceves continues to engage in the practice of law alongside his teaching and research responsibilities. Here he discusses several pro bono activities he undertook this past summer, including submitting an expert declaration on behalf of the plaintiffs in Black Lives Matter Los Angeles v. City of Los Angeles.

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Campus News
10/13/2020 8:22:00 AM
CWSL Board Elects New Officers
Whitton, Swigart, and Grossman

California Western’s Board of Trustees has elected Troutman Pepper partner Mike Whitton Chairman of the Board. Also elected was Higgs Fletcher & Mack associate Attorney Rahil Swigart ’03 as Vice-Chair and First Assistant United States Attorney for the Southern District of California Randy Grossman ’95 as Secretary.

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