Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law alumnus Atticus Wegman (JD ’10) was included in the Top 5 Associates to Watch list in the special Top 20 Under 40 list in the
Los Angeles Daily Journal
. Atticus is an associate at Aitken Aitken Cohn, where he is currently assisting founding partner Wylie A. Aitken on a civil suit,
Committee to Re-Elect Loretta Sanchez et al v. First California Bank et al
, BC479872 (Los Angeles Super. Ct., filed Feb. 29, 2012). “This case has received major publicity, our every move is under a spotlight,” Atticus said in the Daily Journal article.
Atticus recently wrote ”
Cyberbulling and California’s Response
,” which was published by the
University of San Francisco Law Review
. He has been following this issue and told the Daily Journal, “More needs to be done…We should not allow people to bully others and hide behind a cloak of technology.”
Atticus Wegman attended Fresno State University where he obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science, graduating
magna cum laude
. He then attended Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law. During law school, he was a senior editor of the Nexus Journal of Law and Public Policy and a member of the Mock Trial and Moot Court teams. He was also awarded a scholarship from the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) for demonstrating a strong interest in trial work, having strong written advocacy skills, and possessing strong oral advocacy skills. In 2008, Atticus joined Aitken Aitken Cohn as a law clerk, focusing on legal research, trial preparation, and case investigation. In 2010, after passing the July bar exam, Atticus was promoted to an associate at Aitken Aitken Cohn.