Mireille O. Butler, J.D.
Assistant Professor of Law
Office: School of Law (SOL)
Professor Butler holds two law degrees, one from Washington University School of Law in St. Louis, and the other from the University of Bordeaux in France. During her first year of law school in France, she was first in class of 1,700 students, and while at Washington University, she graduated Order of the Coif and was an articles editor for the Washington University Law Review.
After graduation, Professor Butler practiced as a corporate attorney with Perkins Coie LLP. She later managed law firm recruiting at national recognized law firms, including Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP, Morrison Foerster LLP, and Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker LLP. Finally she served as the assistant dean for career development at Pepperdine University School of Law before transitioning into her current role as assistant professor of law.
Professor Butler teaches Legal Research and Writing. As a former assistant dean for career development, she also regularly counsels students and alumni regarding their career and job search strategies.(Less)