University of San Diego School of Law
Advocate Fall 2015 Issue

Fall 2015

Tax is Back

Tax is Back

New faculty appointments and innovative learning opportunities have made the law school’s tax program a national standard-bearer…

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Professor Dov Fox

Innovation Is in Our DNA

In the tradition of the late C. Hugh Friedman, the law school increases its practical offerings in today’s most exciting legal fields…

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Hon. Lynn Schenk

This Century Belongs to You

Former Congresswoman Lynn Schenk Delivers 2015 Commencement Address, Asks Graduates to Advocate for Democracy…

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Justices Sotomayor, Scalia and Cossío Díaz.

Supreme Court Justices at USD

U.S. Supreme Court’s Sotomayor and Scalia and Mexico Supreme Court’s Cossío Díaz visit USD Law…

Robert P. George

On Religious Freedom

Robert P. George Headlines Annual Bowes-Madison Distinguished Speaker Series…

Judge Raymond Chen

USD School of Law Hosts Patent Law Conference

Judge Raymond Chen Delivers Keynote Address…

Campus Briefs

Brown v. Board of Education Panel Event

Two Influencers Share a Milestone

Left to right: Professors Orly Lobel, Don Dripps, Laurie Claus, Roy Brooks and Vice Dean Mary Jo Wiggins at the Brown v. Board of Education panel event. Handed down on May 17, 1954, the United St…

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Alumni Spotlights

Andrew Campion ’98 (LLM) ’96 (JD)

Fortune 500

NIKE CFO Andrew Campion ’98 (LLM) ’96 (JD). Andrew Campion, ’9…

Mark Brnovich, ’91 (JD)


The new Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich, ’91 (JD). Mark Brnovich, &…

Dave Camp (R-Mich.) ’78 (JD)

Camp Joins PwC

Former U.S. House of Representatives’ Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave …

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Faculty Spotlights

Professor Ted Sichelman

Sichelman, Barry and Berend Receive USD Honors, Professorships

Professor Jordan Barry, the 2015-16 Herzog Endowed Scholar. Professor Ted Sichelman, 2015-16 University Professor. Professor Lau…

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Profesor Orly Lobel

Lobel’s Talent Wants to Be Free Wins Two USA Best Book Awards

Professor Orly Lobel’s book, Talent Wants to Be Free: Why We Should Learn to Love Leaks, Raids and Free Riding, won both the Law and B…

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Dean Stephen C. Ferruolo

Ferruolo Receives Prestigious Bernard E. Witkin Award

Dean Stephen C. Ferruolo The Law Library Justice Foundation honored Dean Stephen C. Ferruolo with the 2014 Bernard E. Witkin Award for …

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Professor Mila Sohoni

Sohoni Presents at 2014 Harvard/Stanford/Yale Junior Faculty Forum

Professor Mila Sohoni Assistant Professor Mila Sohoni presented her article, “The Power to Privilege,” at the Harvard/Stanf…

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Professor Laura Berend

Berend Receives 2015 E. Stanley Conant Award

Professor Laura Berend, 2015-16 Class of 1975 Endowed Professor. Professor Laura Berend, ’75 (JD), was presented with the E. Stan…

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Dean's Message

Dean Stephen C. Ferruolo

USD School of Law has a well-deserved reputation for excellence that has been built by many remarkable people. Each issue of the Advocate selects some highlights from among the notable achievements of our remarkable students, faculty and alumni. Dean Ferruolo with 2014 Rising Star Alumni Award ho… Read more. Dean Ferruolo