Chapman University School of Law has been named one of ten finalists for the 2012 Law School Admissions Council (LSAC) Diversity Matters Award. The award is given to schools that are seriously committed to diversity, and demonstrate their commitment by designing programming for high school students and college students from racial and ethnic groups underrepresented in law school and the legal profession. Chapman Law was honored last year at the the third place winner.
Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law alumnus Peter Javanmardi (JD ’08) helped a client obtain a verdict in excess of $16.6 million last month in a wrongful termination and racial discrimination case in Los Angeles Superior Court. The award includes $373,514 in economic damages, $2.5 million in non-economic damages, and $13.8 million in
Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law alumnus Jeremy Jass (JD ’11) recently obtained a $2.25 million verdict on behalf of a woman sexually assaulted by an Orange County sheriff’s deputy. According to the lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court, deputies responded to a domestic disturbance call at the home of the then 21-year-old
Chapman University’s Dale E. Fowler School of Law has received a $1.125 million gift from personal injury firm Bergener Mirejovsky, APC. This represents one of the largest gifts in the history of the Fowler School of Law. James M. Bergener and alumnus Samuel Mirejovsky (JD ’14) have been long-time supporters of the Fowler School of
Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law is pleased to welcome two new associate deans to its senior administrative staff, along with a new role for the law school’s longest-serving associate dean. Fowler Law Professor Marisa Cianciarulo has been named the law school’s new Associate Dean for Academic Affairs. Dean Cianciarulo is a passionate