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Photo of Ronald F. Phillips, J.D.

Ronald F. Phillips, J.D.
Senior Vice Chancellor, School of Law Dean Emeritus and Ronald F. Phillips Professor of Law

Office: Thornton Administrative Center (TAC)

  • J.D., University of Texas, 1965
  • B.S., Abilene Christian University, 1955

Referred to as the "architect and administrator of the Pepperdine University School of Law," Ronald Phillips served as its dean for twenty-seven years. In June 1997, he was honored with the title of dean emeritus and assumed his responsibility as vice chancellor full-time. In this position, he works with alumni and friends in seeking support for the law school and university.