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Alumni news




Announcing the Winners of the 2016 Alumni Awards!
Join us on April 9th to honor these accomplished attorneys at the 50th Anniversary Celebration and Alumni Awards Reception!

Click here to see photos from last year's event!
 




Student Spotlight


Study Abroad Programs Offer Students International Legal Experience

"I spent an amazing summer in Beijing, China working with the Beijing Children’s Legal Aid and Research Center (BCLARC), a division of the Zhicheng Public Interest Law Firm (Zhicheng)."  3L Lynna Ochoa, left
 





campus news


Holocaust Survivor Inspires Students at Whittier Law School
 

“The biggest concentration camp is in your own mind — and you can find the key in your pocket.”  Dr. Edith Eva Eger, right, with JLSA President Ariela Keller.
 





President's corner


Celebrating 50 Years of Excellence
 
"On April 9, 2016, I encourage all alumni to join us as we celebrate Whittier Law School’s 50th Anniversary at Whittier Law School’s campus." Michelle Philo, Alumni Association President, right. 
 





Upcoming Events

Long beach Alumni Mixer





Time: 5:30 pm-7:00 pm
Location: Federal Bar 102 Pine Ave., Long Beach
Cost:  Free

Come Join fellow WLS alumni and the Long Beach Beach Barristers for an evening of networking and fun!


February
25





cle* lunch




Time: 12:00 pm-1:00 pm
Location: Whittier Law School, Room 2A
Speaker:  Professor Radha Pathak
Topic:  The impact of Montanile v. Board of Trustees of the National Elevator Industry Health Benefit Plan

Professor Pathak will discuss the Supreme Court case in which she served as lead pro bono counsel: Montanile v. Board of Trustees of the National Elevator Industry Health Benefit Plan. As a result of this case, insurers can no longer seize the assets of injured or disabled people who receive injury settlements or disability payments but spend the money on living expenses.

*Whittier Law School is a State Bar of California approved MCLE provider and certifies that this activity has been approved for 1 hour of General MCLE Credit.



March
24





Alumni Awards Reception




Time: 4:00-5:00 pm Welcome Reception
5:00-6:00 pm Awards Ceremony
6:00-7:30 pm Anniversary Celebration
Location:  Whittier Law School, Kiesel Advocacy Center (Courtroom)

Join us on April 9th to honor accomplished Whittier Law School alumni at the 50th Anniversary Celebration and Alumni Awards Reception!



April
9







Whittier Law School Office of Student and Alumni Relations
3333 Harbor Boulevard
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Phone: (714) 444-4141 ext 127
Email: alumni@law.whittier.edu



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