) More recently, two Western State teams competed in the Southern California Regional of the TYLA Mock Trial national competition, which took place at the Santa Ana Superior Courthouse.
Luis Bustamante, Sabrina Meng and Jamila Ha advanced to the finals, and came within one victory of advancing to the National competition in Texas in April.
Kelsy Fraser, Canon Thomas, and Sean Kurdoglu also performed well, and came within one judge's ballot of advancing to the elite eight.
These students spent six months building up their trial skills in preparation for these competitions.
Much of the content from both presentations came from the curriculum of Professor Pedersen's Law Practice Management and Technology course co-taught with Adjunct Professor Carolyn Dillinger.
Orange County Trial Lawyers Association Student Essay
01/17/2019 The CAP-Impact Podcast, a podcast hosted by the Capital Center for Law & Policy at the University of the Pacific, Mc George School of Law featured an interview with Professor Jennifer Koh in a recent episode.
02/22/2019 Western State College of Law has been named a bronze-level Military Friendly® Graduate School for 2019-2020 by VIQTORY Media.
To earn the Bronze distinction, schools must score within 30% of the 10th best school in their category.
He has been selected as a “Rising Star” by California Superlawyers. C., where he formulated trade policy toward East Asia. His family fled the country on the last day before Saigon was overtaken by Communist forces.
Before going to law school, Raphael served for 4 years in the U. Raphael was born in Saigon, South Vietnam and is a naturalized U.