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College of Law Faculty Partner with African Defense Lawyers for Death Penalty Training

Two University of La Verne College of Law faculty members traveled to New York recently to work with a group of African defense lawyers as they hone the skills needed to represent clients facing the death penalty in their countries. Associate Dean of Faculty Performance and Development Michael O’Connor and Visiting Professor Celia Rumann participated in […]


Paul Egly

University of La Verne Mourns the Loss of Founding College of Law Dean Paul Egly

Paul Egly, the founding dean of the University of La Verne College of Law, and a longtime judge who helped desegregate public schools in Los Angeles, died on June 26. He was 97. A World War II veteran, Egly’s pursuit of the law began in France and Germany, where he helped people navigate local law and […]


College of Law Alumni to Perform in Concert for Charity

The LA Lawyers Philharmonic & Legal Voices, which include alumni from the College of Law, will perform Tchaikovsky’s “1812 Overture” and selections from “West Side Story,” “On the Town,” “Candide,” and more in a Leonard Bernstein centennial salute.


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College of Law Wins Asylum for Ugandan Woman

The College of Law’s Law’s Justice & Immigration Clinic helped gain asylum this year for a Ugandan woman who fled from her country after facing persecution for her sexual orientation. It is the latest in a series of wins the clinic has achieved since it opened in 2008.