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Friendly Rivalry Between Chapman and UCI Deans

September 3, 2009 by | General News

On September 28, The Shark, reported on the recent “Battle of the Law School Deans” at Chapman University.  The piece entitled, “Rivalry Could Be Healthy for Chapman and Irvine Law Schools” discussed the September 24 debate between Chapman’s Dean John Eastman and UCI law school Dean Erwin Chemerinsky, and their “friendly rivalry” arising from their

Registrar Isles on Board of Directors of NNLSO

August 23, 2009 by | General News

Chapman law registrar, Maryam Isles, is serving on the Board of Directors of The National Network of Law School Officers (NNLSO), a nonprofit, professional organization that addresses the concerns and issues of registrars and admissions officers.  NNLSO is the only professional organization for law school registrars, has up to 600 members, and has over 130

CA Department of AMVETS Approves Chapman Clinic

July 30, 2009 by | General News

The California Department of AMVETS, a national nonprofit veterans support group founded by World War II veterans, approved a 5-year $2.5 million commitment to Chapman University School of Law’s Military Personnel Law Center and AMVETS Legal Clinic.  Their generous donation will help the law center and clinic to continue providing free legal representation to military

Chapman Receives $3 Million Gift

May 29, 2009 by | General News

Professor Vernon Smith was featured in an article entitled, “Chapman University nets $3 million dollar gift.” The article announces the establishment of the Rebecca and William Dunn Chair named in honor of Smith. “The vision for this gift is that the scientists holding this professorship will be the Nobel Prize winners of tomorrow,” said President

Chapman University Ranked Top 100 Law School

March 3, 2009 by | General News

Chapman University School of Law has ranked among the top 100 law schools in the country at, a website that ranks the best law schools in the United States, based on “qualitative, rather than quantitative, criteria.”

AMVETS Legal Clinic Featured

February 27, 2009 by | General News

The Chapman School of Law AMVETS legal clinic is featured on the Marine Parent’s webpage. The webpage provides a link to the clinic website where military families can learn more about the program. See webpage …