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Chapman Law Students get out of the Classroom and into the Courtroom through Externships

October 22, 2012 by | Student Life

At a Judicial Externship Workshop on October 1 held by Professor Carolyn Larmore, students who completed externships last year shared their experiences with fellow law students. An externship is an opportunity to earn academic credit while working for a government agency, a judge, a public interest organization, a corporate or entertainment in-house legal department, or
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Chapman’s Fowler School of Law Named in Top 60 Law Schools for Practical Training

March 19, 2014 by Fowler School of Law | General News

The National Jurist, a magazine and online source of information for pre-law and law students, included Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law in the “Top 60 Law Schools in the Country for Practical Training.” The magazine ranked the top 21 schools by grade and grouped the remaining schools alphabetically by grade. Chapman’s Fowler
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Looking Forward

September 5, 2013 by Brandon Howard | Student Blog

As I consider my impending final year of law school, I’m flooded by a distinct sense of déjà vu. I’ve been here before, on the cusp of an ending. The nostalgia, the trepidation, and the excitement all feel incredibly familiar. The difference, of course, is that this isn’t my final year of high school or
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How to Make Yourself Practice-Ready upon Graduation

March 28, 2013 by Brandon Howard | Student Blog

Student blogger: Brandon Howard (’14) President of the Business & Investment Law Society   In January, Chapman Law Review hosted an all-day symposium that was right up my alley, so I decided to attend every panel they were offering, all day long (minus an hour for my Constitutional Law class – I was contemplating skipping
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3L Amanda Singer’s Work in Chapman’s Mediation Clinic Helps her Land Competitive Mediation Position

January 31, 2013 by | General News

Mediation jobs usually come after at least a decade of experience, but for Chapman 3L Amanda Singer, her mediation job will start immediately following graduation and the Bar Exam. Through her self-determination and the help of Chapman’s Mediation Clinic, ADR Board, and two negotiation competitions, Amanda has already secured post-graduation employment in mediation. In addition
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Chapman Law Alumni are Quickly Taking Over Bankruptcy Court

December 12, 2012 by | General News

In the last three years, 14 Chapman Law graduates have been offered clerkships in Bankruptcy Court. This is quite an accomplishment for such a short period of time and one important reason stands out: externships. All of these successful graduates first completed judicial externships while in law school which bolstered their resumes and provided them